French Quarter Easter Parade, LLC proudly presents the 35th Annual Chris Owens French Quarter Easter Parade on Sunday, April 1, 2018 at 1:00 p.m.
The celebration starts at the Omni Royal Orleans Hotel Ballroom at 11:00 a.m. with a Hat Contest, Silent Auction, and Entertainment. Riders will then hop on the floats and ride through the heart of the historic French Quarter.
The parade will begin at the corner of St. Louis and Royal, continue down Royal to Canal to St. Phillip Street and conclude on St. Louis and Royal at the Omni Royal Orleans Hotel. Following the parade, revelers can enjoy a Champagne Brunch and dancing. 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.
The Duchess leads the annual Easter Parade with family and friends, who will also be dressed in their best Easter attire
New Orleans Tradition Celebrates Its 35th Year.
Easter kicks off Saturday, March 31, 2018 at 7:30 pm with a night-time cocktail party with complimentary wine, champagne, soft drinks and hors d’ oeuvres at the Chris Owens Club, 500 Bourbon Street. There’s a show following, featuring Chris Owens; a one-woman dazzling, talking, singing, dancing, sparkling explosion of perpetual motion that sweeps the audience right into the tempo of the show!
On April 1, 2018, Easter Sunday morning will begin at 11:00 am at the Omni Royal Orleans Grand Ballroom with a Silent Auction, Hat Contest, and music. This in no ordinary hat contest…local notables will be the judges!
At 1:00 pm, the Grand Duchess of Easter in New Orleans, our own Chris Owens dressed in her personally designed Easter ensemble will lead the parade on a path through the heart of the French Quarter. The French Quarter Easter Parade will be honoring legendary New Orleans entertainers as we partner with New Orleans Musical Legends Park to make the festivities more spectacular than ever. Complete with colorful floats, marching bands, beads, Following the parade and back at the Omni Royal Orleans – there will be a private champagne brunch where the silent auction will continue with dancing to the The Yat Pack band.
REGISTRATION due by March 27, 2018. Float loading is on March 28, 2018 from 5-7pm at 1800 Tolendano Ave, Kenner, 70065.
Please Select Ticket(s) Option, Fill Out Form, Attach & Mail Payment.
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BECOME A SPONSOR
Become Part of a New Orleans Tradition! Chris Owens invites you to join us for the 35th Annual Chris Owens French Quarter Easter Parade. Become a sponsor of this year’s Easter Parade and make a New Orleans tradition even bigger and better!
We are requesting your support through a donation. In return for your participation you will receive each of the following:
For your sponsorship of:
- Company/Person will be recognition as an official sponsor of this initiative on marketing and promotional material
- A float with signage and room for 10 guests
- A total of 10 tickets for the Champagne Brunch (after the parade)
- Company/Person will be recognized as an official sponsor of this initiative on marketing and promotional material
- A private float with signage and room for 15 guests
- A total of 15 tickets for the Champagne Brunch (after the parade).
We hope that you will join us in working with the community to successfully complete this initiative.
We thank you in advance for you time and consideration. For additional information, you can reach us at
(504) 495-8383. Or, print this page and mail to:
Make Checks Payable to:
The Chris Owens French Quarter Easter Parade, LLC.
501 Basin Street, Suite A
New Orleans, LA 70112
For additional information, please contact us by email or by phone at (504) 888-7608.
Sincerely Host Committee;