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2023 Carnival Quiz Prize Questions, Answers and Winners! Thank you for participating.

#1
NAME THREE SIGNATURE FLOATS ( THE ONES YOU SEE EVERY YEAR) IN THE REX PARADE.

Choice of : The Boeuf Gras, The Butterfly King, His Majesty’s Bandwagon, The Royal Barge, The Streetcar 

#2
DURING BOTH THE REX AND COMUS BALLS, A MARCH IS PLAYED. WHAT OPERA IS IT FROM? 

 “Aida”

#3
HOW MANY PLUMES ADORN THE TOP OF COMUS’ HEAD PIECE?     
Three

CARNIVAL QUIZ PRIZES AND WINNERS!

A TWO-NIGHT STAY FOR 2 AT THE “FOUR SEASONS HOTEL NEW ORLEANS” ON CANAL STREET.

YOUR VISIT INCLUDES DAILY BREAKFAST FOR TWO AND IS VALUED AT $15-HUNDRED DOLLARS.

VALID MARCH 1ST, 2023 UNTIL MARCH 1ST, 2024. 
DONATED BY THE FOUR SEASONS HOTEL NEW ORLEANS.

1) Lucy Harper

TWO WINNERS WILL RECEIVE A PAIR OF TICKETS TO VUE ORLEANS, THE INTERACTIVE CULTURAL EXPERIENCE LOCATED ATOP THE FOUR SEASONS HOTEL AND FEATURING 360-DEGREE INDOOR AND OUTDOOR OBSERVATION DECKS.   DONATED BY VUE ORLEANS.

2) Hannon Laplace       3) Caitlin Lawrence

A HAND-PAINTED GLASS BOEUF GRAS ORNAMENT DESIGNED EXCLUSIVELY FOR ADLER’S AND DONATED BY ADLER’S.

4) Glenda Dobson

A KING CAKE NECKLACE AND PIN DONATED BY THE HISTORIC NEW ORLEANS COLLECTION.

 5) Johnette Brakel

A COPY OF THE BOOK, “REX: 150 YEARS OF THE SCHOOL OF DESIGN” BY DOCTOR STEPHEN HALES

PUBLISHED BY ARTHUR HARDY ENTERPRISES AND DONATED BY THE SCHOOL OF DESIGN

6) Laura Murphy

A COPY OF THE 2023 REX PROCLAMATION BY ARTIST HENRY CASSELLI

DONATED BY THE REX ORGANIZATION

7) Karen Furlow

A COPY OF THE 2023 REX PARADE BULLETIN WITH ILLUSTRATIONS BY CAROLINE THOMAS,

DONATED BY THE REX ORGANIZATION

8) Alma Dunlap

A COPY OF THE BOOK “MARDI GRAS: CHRONICLES OF THE NEW ORLEANS CARNIVAL” BY ERROL LABORDE

PUBLISHED BY PELICAN PUBLISHING.

9) Molly Alexander

A COPY OF THE BOOK “NEW ORLEANS MARDI GRAS MOMENTS” BY PHOTOGRAPHER JUDI BOTTONI AND ME, PSL, AND PUBLISHED BY PELICAN.

10) Kendra Comiskey

AND A DVD OF THIS BROADCAST.

11) Lynn Morgan


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