Tritt to Join Connick at Mardi Gras

Travis Tritt will kick off Mardi Gras festivities in New Orleans on Monday (March 3), serving as Celebrity Monarch of the Krewe of Orpheus. Founded in 1993 by Harry Connick Jr., the Krewe of Orpheus parade has become renowned for its musical themes and its innovative and beautiful floats. It takes place each year on Lundi Gras, the Monday before Mardi Gras’ Fat Tuesday. Tritt will also join Connick on the Orpheuscapade stage to entertain at the ball following the parade. 02/25/03