The Krewe of Bilge presents its annual Coronation Ball, Saturday, January 21, 2023 at The Harbor Center in Slidell. Doors open at :30 p.m. Admission is free for members of the Krewe of Bilge, $60 for the public. Attire is Cocktail/Formal.
The Krewe of Bilge was founded in 1978 by a few local residents who costumed and decorated their boats to parade along the canals of the Eden Isles subdivision in celebration of the Carnival season. Today it has over 400 members. In addition to its boat parade, the Krewe also conducts social events throughout the year for its members and hosts one of the area’s largest poker runs held on the Sunday of every Memorial Day weekend.