February - June 2008 News Archive

  • June 23, 2008

    • A new team has been added to the Ladies Auxiliary Bowling Fundraiser, this leaves only 4 lanes available.
      Krewe of Damifineaux

  • June 22, 2008

    • New teams added to the Ladies Auxiliary Bowling Fundraiser:
      Wasted Krewe (2 Teams)
      The Board
      Joanna's Jewels
      Krewe of Reed

  • June 20, 2008

    • The Spanish Town Ladies Auxiliary will be holding their Second Annual Bowling Fundraiser on Saturday, June 28, 2008 at 10:00 AM.  It will cost you $20.00 per person ($100 per team).  This Includes:  3 games of 9 pin No-Tap (knock down 9 pins – it counts as a STRIKE!) rental shoes, fresh made pizza and soft drinks.

    • ALL PROCEEDS TO BENEFIT STLA CHARITIES

    Spanish Town Ladies Auxiliary would like to extend an invitation to all Krewe of members and
    friends who would like to join us for a morning of bowling.  This will be the Second Annual Bowling Fundraiser,
    Please contact Jennette A.S.A.P. so that we can insure that lanes will be available.
    There will also be raffles and door prizes and one of a kind trophies!!
    Circle bowl will also have their bar open and serving drinks during the bowling event.
    Last year the event quickly filled up 16 lanes and everyone had a good time.
    This will be an indoors event so weather will not be a factor and a cool place to be on a HOT day

    Please respond back to Jen Player by June 24th
     apljen@hotmail.com or 225-266-3691 to get lanes reserved.

    It is only $20 per person or $100 for a 5 man team.

    We will need to collect the money by June 25th.

    Get your Krewe Shirt along with your theme......be creative..

    Only 10 lanes left!!! Call your fellow Krewe members!!!

    Krewes that are participating so far are:
    Krewe of S'krewe U
    Krewe of D' La Moula (2 Teams)
    Krewe of Road Kill (3 Teams)
    Krewe of Bierbog  (3 Teams)
    Krewe  of Parrot Heads (2 Teams)
    Krewe of Queens Guards

    Liquor establishments:
    Ms. G's ( 3 teams) known as the G spot
    The Station Bar & Grill

    Various Business:
    Magnolia Creek Golf
    Dr. Goff
    Red Shtick Magazine

  • May 29, 2008

    • 2008 Spanish Town Mardi Gras Golf Invitational results are posted on the Golf Page and are as follows:

      Krewe of Roadkill III (Clark)

      1st  (by scorecard playoff)

      58

      Krewe of Celtic Whoredogs (McDavitt)

      2nd

      58

      Krewe of Roadkill I (Hitchcock) 3rd 59
      Krewe of Boyd Ave. I (Hamilton) 4th 60

      Krewe of Roadkill III (Brown)

      5th place prize winners

      62

      Krewe of Left Field I

      6th tie

      67

      S-Krewe-U I (Burley)

      6th tie

      67

      S-Krewe-U II (Burley)

      6th tie

      67

      Krewe of Generic Yo-Yos (Cossman)

      9th

      68

      Krewe of Boyd Ave. II (King) Second to last place prize winners 74

      Krewe of Le Rouge de Nec (Nolan)

      11th

      82


  • February 28, 2008

    • The Annual SPLL Meeting, Parade Awards and Charitable Donations will be held Wednesday, March 19th, at 7:00 pm.  It will be at Boudreaux and Thibodeaux's, 214 Third Street (Downtown Baton Rouge).  Everyone is invited to attend.
    • The 2009 Spanish Town Mardi Gras Ball will be January 31st at 7:00 PM and The 2009 Spanish Town Mardi Gras Parade will be February 21 at 12:00 Noon.

  • February 04, 2008

    • Photos of the 2008 Spanish Town Mardi Gras Parade have been posted in the Photos section of the website. 
    • More photos will be posted as they are submitted, keep checking back.  If you have great photos you'd like to share please submit them.  Instruction for submitting are at the bottom of the Photo Section.
    • The SPLL Board Members allow existing Krewes to re-enter the Parade each year. If there are openings for new Krewes for the 2009 season an announcement will then be made on the website giving instructions on how/when new Krewe applications will be taken. SPLL Board Members will then choose from the applicants and fill any open positions.  Join our Newsletter to stay up-to-date on important news.
    • More 2008 Spanish Town Mardi Gras T-Shirts and Tank Tops have been added to the Online Store.