Enjoy a own family-pleasant parade. Join the Krewe of Isis as they roll March 2nd at 6:30 PM in Metairie. Founded in 1973, the all-girl Krewe of Isis first started parading in Kenner earlier than taking the usual Veterans Memorial Boulevard course in Jefferson Parish. Isis is Metairie’s oldest all-lady organisation. Comprised of 200 riders and 18 floats, this Egyptian-themed krewe functions an assortment of marching bands, dance teams and spectacularly attired maids.
Isis is an Ancient Egyptian goddess who turned into worshipped as the appropriate mom and spouse, in addition to the patroness of nature and magic. She is called a protector of the useless and goddess of children. Procession of human beings, organized alongside a street, regularly in dress, and often observed by marching bands, floats, or from time to time big balloons. Parades are held for a huge variety of reasons, but are usually celebrations of a few type. The procession is more ordinary. Protest demonstrations also can take the form of a parade, but such cases are commonly known as a march alternatively.