The Krewe of Dionysus was founded in 1985 by a group of Northshore businessmen with the intention of bringing the first all-male krewe to Slidell. The club’s royalty is selected at the Coronation ball where the king and queen are chosen from the Krewe’s maids and members of the King’s Club.
Dionysus is the ancient Greek God of winemaking and wine, along with “inspired madness.”
King Dionysus XXIX is Jack Hutchison. Queen Dionysus XXIX is Taylor Frisard. Grand Marshal: Joshua Tamborella. 2014 Theme: Boyhood Memories The 250+ members will parade with 16 floats including 11 double-deckers.