Krewe of Orpheus
Parade Cancelled

As per the mandate from the City of New Orleans, the Krewe of Orpheus has cancelled our 2021 parade and 2021 Orpheuscapade.

 

We assure you that our 2022 parade and Orpheuscapade will be back with all of the pageantry and glamour for which Orpheus is known! We invite you to be part of that excitement for this bucket list experience. Contact our office at 504-822-7200 for details.  Until we meet again, please stay safe!

Please call 504.822.7211 if you have any questions.

Monarchs

Every year since its inception in 1993, Orpheus has had a Celebrity Monarch  reign over the Krewe of Orpheus. Recently, Bryan Cranston, Charlie Day, Mary Elizabeth Ellis and Lauren Alaina celebrated 2020 with us and the Krewe's 2021 monarchs will be announced later in the year!

FAQ

1. When is the Orpheus Parade?

        The Krewe of Orpheus Parade has been cancelled for 2021, but will return February 28, 2022 beginning at 6:00pm.

2. How can I ride in the parade?

         Only members of the Krewe are allowed to ride in the parade.

3. Can anybody join the Krewe of Orpheus?

           All men and women of good character are welcome to apply for membership.

4. How do you become a member of the Krewe of Orpheus?

         Please contact our office at (504) 822-7200.

5. Are there activities besides the parade for Krewe Members?

        We have several social events throughout the year including Open House and the Captain’s Party.

6. Can I go to the Orpheuscapade if I’m not a member?

         The Orpheuscapade is open to the public. To purchase tickets, please contact our office at (504) 822-7211.

 

Join the Krewe

Krewe of Orpheus

P.O. Box 19265

New Orleans, LA, 70179

504.822.7200

Membership Information is now available

Krewe of Orpheus |  P.O. Box 19265  |  New Orleans, LA, 70179  |  504.822.7200