Meeting, Events & Parties
DIONYSUS MEMBERSHIP MEETING DATES – Tuesdays, March 10th (Trinity’s), April 14th, May 12th, June 9th, July 28th, September 8th, October 13th, November 10th, December 8th, January 26th, 2021.
VOLUNTEERS NEEDED – KIDSFEST – (https://www.louisiananorthshore.com/event/camellia-city-kids-fun-fest/2202/) Saturday, March 28th – Heritage Park 8 a.m. – 6 p.m. 20 volunteers needed for cooking, members and their significant others are welcome. Please call Andy at 504-512-1039 or Dave at 985-960-6172
VOLUNTEERS NEEDED – HOSPICE FOUNDATION OF THE SOUTH CRAWFISH COOK-OFF– (https://www.eventbrite.com/e/17th-annual-crawfish-cookoff-tickets-82885080507) Saturday, April 18th – Fritchie Park – The hours of the cook-off are from 11 a.m. until 6 p.m. but we need volunteers to help from 8:30 a.m. until after closing….setup to cleanup. We’ll be manning the parking areas, coordinating buses, manning all the entry gates and beer selling venues. WE NEED AT LEAST 60 VOLUNTEERS..!! Members and their significant others are welcome. Please call Andy at 504-512-1039 or Dave at 985-960-6172
VOLUNTEERS NEEDED – LA VETERAN’S FESTIVAL – (http://laveteransfestival.com/) Saturday, May 16th – Heritage Park – The hours of the festival are from 1 p.m. to 9 p.m. but we need volunteers to help from 8 a.m. until 11 p.m….setup to cleanup. We need at least 20 volunteers…members and significant others are welcome. Please call Andy at 504-512-1039 or Dave at 985-960-6172
“*!*!*!* PLEASE NOTE DATE CHANGE *!*!*!* DADDY DAY CARE FESTIVAL – Friday, July 31st and Saturday, August 1st – Lakeshore Marina. NOT JUST A ONE DAY EVENT BUT A WEEKEND FULL OF MUSIC, FOOD AND DRINK. Things start off with a Friday night party with TWO BANDS Rhythm Chasers and ContraFlow, a car show with the Northshore and New Orleans Corvette Clubs and local entries. Saturday will feature THREE GROUPS – Castaways, Ivory White and Category 6. There will also be a Celebrity Dunking Booth benefiting the Hospice House. “Dunkees” scheduled include: Randy Fandal, Greg Cromer, Mike Cooper, Vinny Lobello, Chris Kaufmann, Glynn Pichon, Mike Noto with a total of 22 participants over BOTH days.
> Poker Run Flyer
> Poker Run Registration
> Car Show Flyer
> Car Show Registration
VOLUNTEERS NEEDED – HALLOWEEN SPOOKTACULAR BENEFITING RILEY’S BIKES – Date TBD in October. Please call Andy at 504-512-1039 or Dave at 985-960-6172
HALLOWEEN BLOWOUT at Slidell Auditorium – FRIDAY, OCTOBER 30TH. Food and open bar with the band “VooDoo Gumbo.” Cost is $45.00 for KOD members (Limit 2 Pre-Purchased tickets), $50.00 for the public. NO TICKET SALES AT THE DOOR
CORONATION AND CHRISTMAS PARTY – SLIDELL AUDITORIUM – FRIDAY, DECEMBER 12TH – Toy drive, Food and an open bar with a Band. Dress – Red/Green Attire. Cost is $55.00 for KOD members (Limit 2 Tickets – Must be Pre-Purchased), $60.00 for the public. NO TICKET SALES AT THE DOOR. GUESTS MUST ALSO BRING AN UNWRAPPED TOY DONATION VALUED AT $10.00 PER PERSON.”
THROW ORDER PICK-UP – SATURDAY, January 23rd, 2021
MARDI GRAS BINGO – MONDAY, FEBRUARY 1st, 2021
MARDI GRAS RETIREMENT HOME MINI-PARADE at the Summerfield Retirement Home – ~ 6 PM, TUESDAY, FEBRUARY 2nd, 2021 (beads and costume provided) Pre-Mini-Parade Meeting at Buffalo Wilde Wings on Brownswitch and Robert Road at 5 PM.
MARDI GRAS RETIREMENT HOME MINI-PARADE at Parc Provence Retirement Home – ~ 6 PM, WEDNESDAY, FEBRUARY 3rd, 2021 (beads and costume provided) Pre-Mini-Parade Meeting at The Maple Room at 2219 Carey St at 5 PM.
MARDI GRAS HOSPITAL MINI-PARADE – THURSDAY, FEBRUARY 4th, 2021 (SORRY, but because of health concerns for patients coming in contact with large groups of people, this year’s parade is LIMITED TO THE King, Queen, Grand Marshal and the Royal Escorts).
DIONYSUS KING’S SEAFOOD BUFFET at Speckled T’s – FRIDAY, FEBRUARY 5th, 2021 – 1 PM – 5 PM at Speckled T’s. One Cost includes OPEN BAR and SEAFOOD BUFFET…!!!
PRE-PARADE PARTY – SLIDELL AUDITORIUM, FRIDAY, FEBRUARY 5th, 2021, 7:30 PM – 11:00 PM, Doors Open at 7:30 PM. Cost is $45.00 for KOD members (Limit 2 tickets – MUST BE PRE-PURCHASED), $50.00 for the public. NO TICKET SALES AT THE DOOR. OPEN BAR and FOOD with a band.
FLOAT LOADING AND FAMILY DAY – SATURDAY, FEBRUARY 6th, 2021 – MOVIE SETS with a DJ.
DIONYSUS PARADE DAY – SUNDAY, FEBRUARY 7th, 2021 – PARADE THEME has yet to be determined. DEPARTS FROM MOVIE SETS – GATES OPEN AT 10 AM.
MARDI GRAS – TUESDAY, FEBRUARY 16th, 2021