Welcome to the Krewe of Gemini 

The Krewe of Gemini is the first parading Krewe in modern times in Shreveport and Bossier City, Louisiana. The Krewe of Gemini is a nonprofit volunteer organization including folks from all walks of life who enjoy promoting the Mardi Gras spirit in the area. We would like to extend an invitation to you to be a part of this great organization. Our Den is located at 2101 East Texas St. in Bossier City, Louisiana.

For more information about joining the Krewe of Gemini, please click on this link.


Captains Message - September 2014

Captain Bernie Bitting

Gemini Family,

What a year!  Your royalty has been busy representing you at all the coronations.  We are on the downhill run now, only three more to go.  Each of the coronations have been unique in their own way and fun visiting with each krewe. 

I am going to stop, take a deep breath and get ready for more Gemini fun.  Our fall flambeau/Captain's Reception will take place on October 11th from 1 pm until at the den.  Food, a keg of beer, Gemini Family and fun for all to enjoy.  I know LSU will be playing the Florida Gators that day and game time is yet to be announced but not to worry Gemini, we will have television for you to watch the game. For food preparation please RSVP your attendance, also number of children to This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it or call 868-5910 and leave a message. 

And coming up...our annual bead trip to New Orleans which is the weekend of November 14th-16th.  . We have hired a brass band and there will be a second line procession from the hotel (Crown Astor) down Bourbon Street to the restaurant (Court of Two Sisters). We must have an RSVP for the New Orleans trip for the New Orleans Police Department. This is in addition to the Room reservations.  For those who will be joining us for dinner please get in contact with Jolene Woods.

Cocktails with the Captain is set for September 30th at Zocolo's.  I am extremely excited about this CWC.  Zocolo's will be donating 10% of their proceeds on food and drinks to Easter Seals Louisiana.  This money will help Easter Seals purchase more wheelchairs, walkers, build needed ramps and many other needs for someone with disabilities.  Please come out and enjoy a fun filled evening of camaraderie with your Gemini brethren all while helping a charity.

Reminder: be sure to bring those Twinkies to our general membership meeting, Monday, September 15th.  Mayor Lo Walker, Channel 12, Shreveport Times, Bossier Press Tribune and The Forum will be at our meeting.  Come see what it is all about!

See you all soon...

Captain Bernie Bitting

 


 

 

Gemini XXVI Theme Announced

"Rhythem and Romance" will be the Gemini XXVI Parade Theme for the 2014-15 Mardi Gras Season.

"Rhythem and Romance" Floats:


Rhythem & Romance Title Float

Raggedy Ann & Andy

Bonnie & Clyde

Superman & Lois Lane

Sir Lancelot & Guinevere

Barbie & Ken

Cinderella & Prince Charming

Sonny & Cher

Cleopatra & Mark Anthony

Tarzan & Jane

Beauty & The Beast

Louisiana Saturday Night

Kenny & Dolly

Louisiana Tech University

Olivia Newton & John Travolta

Elvis & Priscella

Roses, Planes & a Dog Park

Mardi Gras
 
Cocktails with the Captain
CWC @ Zocolo's to Benefit Easter Seals
September 30, 2014 (4:00 pm)
Next Membership Meeting
General Membership Meeting
October 20, 2014 (6:30 pm)
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Important Gemini Dates
New Orleans Trip
November 14, 2014 (All Day)

Gemini XXVI Grand Ball
January 31, 2015 (All Day)

Krewe of Gemini XXVI Grand Parade
February 14, 2015 (All Day)

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