Finally Krewe of Rex arrived on St. Charles Avenue. The Captain and lieutenants rode on horseback. Several color guards accompanied marching men in uniform.
Monday, March 28, 2011
Soon Rex arrived in his traditional gold attire. Not far behind him was the Royal Jester float. An old horse-drawn firemen wagon rolled by
The Title Float read "This Sceptred Isle." Rex's theme this year honored England, Wales and Scotland. Floats honored the history and culture of
The Rex parade stopped for a while. I'm assuming that the front of the parade reached the reviewing stand downtown where the Rex toasted his Queen. While the parade stopped I took a shot of the parade motionless as a band performed some dance steps.