French Quarter Easter Parade, LLC proudly presents the 31st Annual Chris Owens French Quarter Easter Parade on Sunday, April 20, 2014 at 1:00 p.m. The celebration starts at the Astor Crowne Hotel Ballroom at 11:00 a.m. with a Continental Breakfast, Hat Contest Silent Auction, and Entertainment. Riders will then hop on the floats at 1:00 p.m. and ride through the heart of the historic French Quarter.
The parade will begin at the corner of Canal and Bourbon Streets, continue down Bourbon Street. to St. Phillip Street, roll up to Decatur Street and conclude on Canal Street at the Astor Crowne Hotel. Following the parade, revelers can enjoy a Champagne Brunch while dancing to Jake and the Nifty 50’s. The parade will be complete with colorful floats, marching bands, beads, Easter trinkets, and plenty of eager revelers.
As the Grand Duchess of the Easter Parade, Chris Owens will be dressed in her personally designed Easter ensemble, complimented by her beautiful and exotic Easter bonnet.