December 2005 News Archive

  • December 31, 2005

  • December 29, 2005


    • Due to Sunday, January 1st being a holiday not all locations around Baton Rouge who are scheduled to sell Ball Tickets will have them available at that time.  Please call the location of your choice, listed on the Ball Page, to make sure they do have tickets before making the trip.

  • December 24, 2005

    • REMINDER:  Ticket sales to the general public will begin on January 1, 2006.  Tickets can be purchased though our online store and at the locations listed on the Ball Page.

    • Check out the new Online Store.  When you place orders, create or access account information we offer the use of a secure server. The secure server (SSL) encrypts all information you input before it is sent to us.

  • December 17, 2005

  • December 16, 2005

    • SPLL will NOT accept any more request for New Krewes for the 2006 Spanish Town Mardi Gras Parade.  The Parade is almost full (70 registered Krewes) and the number of new Krewe request already submitted will fill up any vacant slots.

    • The Flamingo Painting and Cutting will be Friday, January 6th, at 7:00 pm at David Applegate's shop, 1440 Government Street... wear old clothes and bring jigsaws!  The 2006 King and Queen will be there.  Bring your own drink.

    • A Photo of our 2006 Spanish Town Mardi Gras Queen D'Aaron Leblanc has been posted on the Parade Page.


  • December 14, 2005

    • The music lineup for the 2006 Spanish Town Mardi Gras Ball is as follows:

      The La. Hall of Fame Band with guest stars:
      G. G. Shinn
      Jean Knight (Mr. Big Stuff)
      Al Johnson (Carnival Time)
      Frankie Ford (Sea Cruise)
      Lee Tillman

      followed by...

      Irma Thomas and The Professionals

  • December 13, 2005

  • December 05, 2005

  • December 02, 2005

  • December 01, 2005


    • As of 12/01/05 - 55 Krewes have sent in their entries for the 2006 Spanish Town Mardi Gras Parade.