Recent News

TitleDate
Rex Launches New WebsiteDec 12, 2005
New Orleans Plans for 2006 Mardi GrasDec 12, 2005
2006 "Rex in the Classroom" Program BeginsFeb 6, 2006
Rex Announces Operation "Pro Bono Publico"Feb 13, 2006
Rex Welcomes Parade Route Cleanup VolunteersFeb 24, 2006
"Operation Pro Bono Publico" a Great SuccessMay 1, 2006
Rex Den Will Host "Book Relief" DistributionMay 3, 2006
2007 Rex Procession Ready to RollJan 22, 2007
Rex Forms Pro Bono Publico FoundationFeb 19, 2007
Pro Bono Publico Foundation Announces GrantsJan 14, 2008
"Royal Rivers" Ready to RollJan 15, 2008
King and Queen of Carnival AnnouncedFeb 5, 2008
The Rex Doubloon: Fifty YearsJan 6, 2009
Springtime Theme Highlights 2009 Rex ParadeJan 6, 2009
2009 King and Queen of Carnival AnnouncedFeb 24, 2009
Rex Welcomes Teach for AmericaNov 3, 2009
Mardi Gras Economic Impact Study ReleasedDec 15, 2009
2010 Preview Video PostedFeb 4, 2010
King and Queen of Carnival AnnouncedFeb 15, 2010
3rd ID Band Celebrates Mardi GrasFeb 15, 2010
New Rex History Book PublishedNov 15, 2010
Rex Announces 2011 Parade ThemeJan 6, 2011
2011 Carnival Royalty AnnouncedMar 7, 2011
Rex Celebrates Twelfth NightJan 6, 2012
Rex Announces 2012 ThemeJan 6, 2012
2012 Parade Explores the Ancient AmericasJan 27, 2012
King and Queen of 2012 Carnival NamedFeb 20, 2012
Rex Announces 2013 Parade ThemeJan 6, 2013
Rex Supports New Orleans EducationJan 12, 2013
2013 Carnival Royalty AnnouncedFeb 9, 2013
Rex Announces 2014 Parade ThemeJan 6, 2014
Pro Bono Publico Foundation GrantsJan 11, 2014
Rex Announces 2014 Carnival RoyaltyMar 1, 2014
Rex's Royal InvitationJan 6, 2015
Pro Bono Publico Foundation Awards GrantsJan 10, 2015
Rex Announces 2015 Parade ThemeJan 20, 2015
Rex Lundi Gras Arrival by TrainFeb 9, 2015
Rex Announces 2015 Carnival RoyaltyFeb 14, 2015
Rex Foundation Grants $1millionJan 9, 2016
Rex Announces 2016 ThemeJan 11, 2016
Rex Welcomes StudentsFeb 5, 2016
Rex Announces 2016 Carnival RoyaltyFeb 6, 2016
Rex Proclaims CarnivalJan 6, 2017
Rex Announces 2017 ThemeJan 6, 2017
Foundation Announces 2017 GrantsJan 7, 2017
Rex Announces 2017 Carnival RoyaltyFeb 25, 2017