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Krewe of Seville 2018 Mardi Gras Ball at the Pensacola Yacht Club.

On Jan. 13, the Krewe of Seville took over the Pensacola Yacht Club for its sell-out Mardi Gras Ball. Krewe members and guests packed the hall as the krewe — among the only Pensacola krewes that announces a new theme each year — unveiled its Wild Wild West theme for 2018 during a formal ball will music from the Cross Town Band.

A formal coronation took place around 9 p.m., during which past kings and queens were honored before the 2018 royalty was introduced. Announced as serving on the 2018 court were Prince Ric Moore (Captain) and Princess Sharon Egan; Prince Dan Harriott (Vice-Captain) and Princess Heather Harriott; Prince Greg Smith and Princess Donna Cory; Prince Christopher Taylor and Princess Wanda Nichols; Prince Jimmy Black and Princess Lisa Black; Prince Paul Thrash and Princess Sylvia Thrash.

From that group, crowned as king and queen for 2018 were Dan Harriott and Sharon Egan.

Reporting by Julio Diaz. Photos by Phil Bailey.