Priscus Royalty and Celebration

2025 King and Queen Priscus
Tony Vance and Laurie Sweet
Krewe of Cheers


Get ready to experience the grand finale of Pensacola Mardi Gras! The Fat Tuesday Priscus celebration, held on Mardi Gras Day, marks the climax of the Mardi Gras season, representing the culmination of weeks of festive revelry and joyful celebrations.

While the Pensacola Mardi Gras season varies from year to year, one thing remains constant – the anticipation and excitement surrounding the crowning of the King and Queen Priscus. As the rulers over all Pensacola Mardi Gras celebrations, the King and Queen Priscus hold a special place in the hearts of locals and visitors alike, symbolizing the spirit of unity and camaraderie that defines the Mardi Gras experience in Pensacola.

Join us as we come together to witness the crowning of the new King and Queen of Pensacola Mardi Gras! This unforgettable celebration promises to be the highlight of the season, filled with music, dancing, and the exuberant energy that only Mardi Gras can bring.

Whether you’re a longtime Mardi Gras enthusiast or experiencing the magic for the first time, this is an event not to be missed. So grab your masks, don your finest attire, and join us as we bid farewell to another spectacular Mardi Gras season in Pensacola. We can’t wait to see you there!

This event is held at Seville Quarter and you must be 21 and over to attend.

Past Priscus Royalty

2024~ Krewe of Anarchy ~ Queen Amy Miller and King Norm Cain
2023 ~ Krewe of Seville ~ Queen Cathy Saunders and King Ric Moore
2022 ~ Krewe of Hip Huggers ~ Queen Jennifer Etheredge and King Michael Choron
2021 ~ Krewe of Hip Huggers ~ Queen Jennifer Etheredge and King Michael Choron
2020 ~ Krewe of Sparta ~ Queen Bobbie Vaughn and King Jimmy Hendrix
2019 ~ Krewe of Daisy Dukes ~ Queen Pam Burke and King Alan Bell
2018 ~ Krewe of S.W.A.T ~ Queen Cristina Williams and King Brian Williams
2017 ~ Mayokis ~ Queen Dusti Sluder and King Kevin Williams
2016 ~ Krewe de Bon Amis ~ Queen Wendye Washburn and King Steve Spangler
2015 ~ Krewe Karrus Navalis ~ Queen Tricia Johnson and King Jay Johnson
2014 ~ Krewe of Blues ~ Queen Maureen Lee and King Norm Cain
2013 ~ Krewe of Blues ~ Queen Nancy Porto and King Jim Pilcher
2012 ~ Mystic Mafia ~ Queen April Davidson and King Shawn Brown
2011 ~ Krewe of Seville ~ Queen Sue Bruno and King Dave Moon