September - December 2009 News Archive

  • December 17, 2009

    • The flamingos have been cut but now they need a coat of paint to keep them warm for their trek to the Lake for nesting!  We need your help on Monday, December 21 from 6:00 PM until ?? at David Applegate's Shop, 1440 Government Street.  All are welcome to come help paint these birds.

  • December 10, 2009

    • A photo of The 2010 Spanish Town Mardi Gras Queen, Liz Walker, has been added to the Parade Page.

  • November 24, 2009

    • This years cutting of the flamingos, flamingo birfin’, will be at David Applegate's Shop, 1440 Government Street, on Tuesday December 01 and on Thursday December 10 at 6:00 PM each night. All are welcome, please bring skill saw and extra blades to help cut.

  • November 18, 2009

    • The 2010 Spanish Town Mardi Gras Ball is a sellout as of November, 17th.  An SPLL representative will contact people who have sent money to the PO Box on their status next week after all ticket reconciliation has been completed.

    • REMINDER:  Sign up for the Spanish Town Mardi Gras Newsletter to get updates on the latest important news on what is happening at Spanish Town Mardi Gras.

  • November 16, 2009

    • The 2010 Spanish Town Ball Seating Chart has been updated.  Ball Page

  • November 13, 2009

    • Spanish Town Ball Ticket Forms have been emailed to all SPLL members and Krewes that have at least one paid up member.

    • Spanish Town Parade Entry Forms have been emailed to all Krewes who have at least one paid up SPLL member.

    • If you have not received your forms or wish to have them snail mailed to you, please leave a message though the website's Contact Page.

  • November 05, 2009

    • The SPLL membership list has been updated and can be found on the About/Join SPLL page.

  • November 04, 2009

    • The 2010 Royalty has been announced, they are as follows:  King Tom Sylvest, Queen Liz Walker
       and Grand Marshal Nick Spitzer.

    • The 2010 Theme is:  XXXpress It

  • October 21, 2009

    • The SPLL membership list has been updated and can be found on the About/Join SPLL page.

    • The 2010 Parade Judges have been announced!  They are Phil Cangelosi, Carolyn Phillips, Whitney Van, Darin Erin Cofield and Russell Saloom.

    • Mark your calendars with the following important dates:  The Judges Bribery Dinner will be on Wednesday February 10, 2010 at 7:45 PM.  Located at 333 Bistro located at 333 3rd Street.  The Mandatory Safety Meeting will be at 6:30 PM on Wednesday February 10, 2010, located at 333 Bistro upstairs.

  • October 14, 2009

    • Ball tickets will be made available to SPLL members and Krewes with SPLL membership in the middle of November.  SPLL members and Krewe contact individuals will be emailed a ball ticket purchase form and in the case of Krewes will also receive a parade entry form.  Orders will be accepted on a first-come first-served basis until the ball is sold out.

  • October 05, 2009

    • The SPLL membership list has been updated and can be found on the About/Join SPLL page.

  • September 16, 2009

    • The SPLL membership list has been updated and can be found on the About/Join SPLL page.

  • September 14, 2009

  • September 02, 2009

    • Join SPLL before October 1st to enjoy these benefits! SPLL members will get advance notice to purchase a limited number of ball tickets. Parading Krewes MUST have an SPLL membership to be invited to parade in 2010. SPLL members are invited to the annual meeting/charity donation event and will receive notification of other gatherings throughout the year. Fill out the membership form found HERE (and on the About/Join SPLL page) send it in before October 1st. Come join in the fun!