Royalty named at Krewe of Wag-uns Parade

King Wrigley and Queen Peaches

After the Krewe of Wag-uns parade commenced down Front Street Saturday, March 2, the awards ceremony took place at the downtown riverbank stage. Award winners were announced in the best float category, best dressed child category and best dog costume category.

Before the parade, the annual tradition of crowning King Rex Rufus and Queen Mutt-A-Gras took place at BOM. This year, King Rex Rufus was Wrigley, left, owned by Jarod, Danielle, Jefferson and Ann-Marie Dunahoe, and Queen Mutt-A-Gras was Peaches, owned by Linsey Guthrie. The two newly crowned pups led the masses in the parade, right behind parade leaders, Indigeaux.

Best Float

Child Costume

Dog Costume