Each year a new King and Queen are chosen by the Mysti Krewe of Nimbus and announced during the Mardi Gras Ball.
The primary responsibilities of Mardi Gras Ball Royalty are to represent the Krewe with appropriate levels of Joie de Vivre. Long live our Kings and Queens!
2011: The First King and Queen : King Paul Ronan and Queen Kate McCutchen.
2012: The crowns, robes and scepters were relinquished to Queen Kathy Ware and King Bruce Polonsky
2013: Despite threats of a kingly Coup d’Etat, Queen Chris Crawley and King John Mason peacefully ascended to the throne
2014: Queen Jane Martin Manning and King David Johnson
begin their reign as Mardi Gras Royalty!
2015: Queen Ilana Rembelinsky and King Wayne Phillips
2016: Queen Laura Lawrence and King Alan Spinrad
2017: Queen Margo Phillips and King Phil Garfinkel
2018: Queen Wendy Schumer and King Peter Charuhas
2019: Queen Teresa Boyle and King Mark Zahner
2020 – 2021: King Ken Johnson and Queen Kathy Mollere
2022: King Matthew McCune and Queen Tanya Zumach (with King Ken)