Meeting, Events & Parties
DIONYSUS MEMBERSHIP MEETING DATES – Tuesdays, March 9th (Trinity’s), April 13th, May 11th, June 8th, July 13th, September 14th, October 12th, November 9th, December 7th, January 25th, 2022.
DADDY DAY CARE FESTIVAL – FRIDAY, SATURDAY, JULY 23rd/24th – Lakeshore Marina. A WEEKEND FULL OF MUSIC, FOOD AND DRINK..!! Things start off with a Friday night party with the bands “B-Street Benny” and “Supercharger,” a car show with the Northshore and New Orleans Corvette Clubs and local entries. Saturday features the KOD 2021 Poker Run and three bands, “Rhythm Chasers,” “The Rougarouxs,” and “Category 6.
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CORONATION PARTY –SATURDAY, JULY 17th, Mardi Gras Decorators, Food and open bar with a the Topcats band. Dress: Black & White 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.
HALLOWEEN BLOWOUT at Mardi Gras Decorators – FRIDAY, OCTOBER 29th. Food and open bar with the band CONTRAFLOW. Cost is $45.00 for KOD members (Limit 2 Pre-Purchased tickets), $50.00 for the public. NO TICKET SALES AT THE DOOR
CHRISTMAS PARTY – SLIDELL AUDITORIUM – SATURDAY, DECEMBER 18th – Toy drive, Food and an open bar with the band Bag of Donuts. Dress – Casual/Dirty Santa/Tacky Sweater. 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. YOU MUST ALSO BRING AN UNWRAPPED $10 Toy Donation Per Person.
THROW ORDER PICK-UP – SATURDAY, January 22nd, 2022
MARDI GRAS BINGO – MONDAY, FEBRUARY 14th, 2022
MARDI GRAS RETIREMENT HOME MINI-PARADE at the Summerfield Retirement Home – ~ 6 PM, TUESDAY, FEBRUARY 15th, 2022 (beads and costume provided) Pre-Mini-Parade Meeting at Buffalo Wilde Wings on Brownswitch and Robert Road at 5 PM. Health Restrictions Permitting.
MARDI GRAS RETIREMENT HOME MINI-PARADE at Parc Provence Retirement Home – ~ 6 PM, WEDNESDAY, FEBRUARY 16th, 2022 (beads and costume provided) Pre-Mini-Parade Meeting at The Maple Room at 2219 Carey St at 5 PM. Health Restrictions Permitting.
MARDI GRAS HOSPITAL MINI-PARADE – THURSDAY, FEBRUARY 17th, 2022 (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). Health Restrictions Permitting.
PRE-PARADE PARTY – Mardi Gras Decorators, FRIDAY, FEBRUARY 18th, 2022, 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 the band D-PLAY.
FLOAT LOADING AND FAMILY DAY – SATURDAY, FEBRUARY 19th, 2022 – MOVIE SETS (Band or DJ starts around 1 p.m.)
DIONYSUS PARADE DAY – SUNDAY, FEBRUARY 20th, 2022 – PARADE THEME – “YOU KNOW IT’S MARDI GRAS WHEN – PART DEAUX.“ DEPARTS FROM MOVIE SETS – GATES OPEN AT 10 AM.
MARDI GRAS – TUESDAY, MARCH 1st, 2022
NICKOLAS FUND RAISER – MAY 8th