Selene History

Krewe of Selene History

The Krewe of Selene parades in Slidell, LA on the Friday night before Mardi Gras.  It has been in existence since 1998, founded by a group of local professional women.

Selene is named after the Greek goddess of the moon from mythology.  She is known for her great beauty as she crosses the night sky, bathing mortals in her rays of light.

Krewe Color – Blue

Signature Throw – Hand Decorated Purses
Krewe of Selene

PAST THEMES & ROYALTY

1998 – 1999

  • Phantoms and Fantasies
  • Queen Gina Koonce & King Brent McCoy

1999 – 2000

  • Oh To Be a Kid Again
  • Queen Diana Boesch & King Jim Boesch

2000 – 2001

  • Let’s Rent a Movie
  • Queen Terry Becker & King Al Schmiderer

2001 – 2002

  • Rhythm of the Night
  • Queen Terry Barrillieux & King Will Baird

2002 – 2003

  • Familiar Phrases
  • Queen Lauren Saucier & King Robert Cognilione

2003 – 2004

  • Let’s Dance
  • Queen Julie Boesch & King Dennis Cenci

2004 – 2005

  • Living in America
  • Queen Kim Hatcher & King Will Hatcher

2005 – 2006

  • Have No Fear
  • No Royal Court

2006 – 2007

  • Somewhere Over the Rainbow
  • Queen Gail Ledet & King Coy Faucheux

2007 – 2008

  • Kids Love the Darndest Things
  • Queen Judy Judd & King Royal Montz

2008 – 2009

  • Life in the Big Easy
  • Queen Lucille Bienvenu & King Eric Haro XI

2009 – 2010

  • Selene Goes on Vacation
  • Queen Anita Price & King Tim Destri

2010 – 2011

  • It’s Only Make Believe
  • Queen Joyce Knight & King Eric Williams

2011 – 2012

  • Down Mexico Way
  • Queen Peggy Goertz & King Dr. Chad Dominigue

2012 – 2013

  • Our Naughty Boys
  • Queen Maria Natal & King Ronald Leon

2013 – 2014

  • Selene Salutes Classic TV
  • Queen Margaret Diaz & King Kevin Walcott

2014 – 2015

  • This is How We Roll
  • Queen Amanda Molaison & King Paul Saunders

2015 – 2016

  • Dynamic Duos
  • Queen Michele Toups & King Bryan Vieages

2016 – 2017

  • Do You Believe in Magic
  • Queen Heather Stanton & King Daniel Mouton

2017-2018

  • Selene Through Twenty Years
  • Queen Angela White-Bazile & King Nick Theriot