October - December 2003 News Archive

  • December 19, 2003
    • Deacon John's Jump Blues will be the headliner with The Boogie Kings opening at the 2004 Spanish Town Ball.
  • December 15, 2003
    • The Theme for 2004 has been shortened to... Flamingos Gone Wild
    December 10, 2003
    • Parade entry forms for the 2004 Spanish Town Mardi Gras Parade have been mailed or emailed to all of last year's parade participants.  If you have not received the entry forms and your krewe participated in last year's parade, please use the Contact Page to send your name and email address and we'll get one out to you.  Last year's participants have until the end of December to send in their entries and money.  Just after the new year, if there are any slots available, new Krewes that have requested entry forms will begin receiving them in the order that they were received.  Once the 75 slots have been filled, NO more entries will be accepted.  We will periodically update you with how many slots have been taken and how many are left.
  • December 05, 2003
    • It’s time to dust off the pink paraphernalia and think about the 2004 Spanish Town Mardi Gras Parade!  Insanity will again prevail with the 2004 theme: Still Crazy After All These Years – Flamingos Gone Wild!

    • Parade Dignitaries have been selected with King David Applegate and Queen Rebecca Breeden set to reign behind Grand Marshal Phil Brady!

  • October 04, 2003
    • The Spanish Town Parade is set for 12:00 noon February 21, 2004 which is the Saturday before Fat Tuesday (February 24) just like it's always been!!
    • *** Just a tidbit of news that has leaked out from one of the SPLL Board Members (Lon Hunter to be exact)....  The Parade Dignitaries have been selected (this is all a secret mind you) with King David Letterman and Queen Madonna set to reign behind Grand Marshal Richard Simmons!!!  I'm excited aren't you???  Wooo Hooo!  I also hear that Stevie Ray Vaughn, Jimi Hendrix and Elvis will be playing at the Ball!!!!  Please keep this quiet and for goodness sakes don't tell the SPLL Board Members where you heard it!
  • October 04, 2003
    • REMINDER:  Click on the link to take a look at the Seating Chart for the 2004 Spanish Town Ball.

    • REMINDER:  The SPLL Board members heard you!! Next years Spanish Town Ball (2004) will be January 31st AT the Centroplex Exhibition Hall!!! YES YES YES, you CAN bring your ice chest (alcohol) and food!!! THANK YOU SPLL!!!