February 13, 2009|
From: Laura Harris, Director of Media Relations
The University of Louisiana at Monroe will hold its annual Mardi Gras Ball from 9 p.m. - 1 a.m. in the Student Union Building Ballroom on Feb. 19, prior to the Mardi Gras school break.
The ball will feature the 9:30 p.m. presentation of Mardi Gras King and Queen, and their Court. The King, Queen, and Captain of Janus will lead a march behind President James L. Cofer and First Lady Deborah Cofer.
A cash bar will be available, along with fabulous food, including Chef Joe's famous crab cakes.
Tickets are available in the Student Government Association Lobby and are free to students with identification. Faculty tickets are $10 and student guests’ tickets are $5.