Rio Parade

The Rio Parade is known for its colorful floats, rocking bands and some of the best beads and throws in Acadiana! Come out to the parade route this February 18, 2017 @ 6:30pm and be a part of Lafayette’s biggest and most fun...

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Rio Ball

View 2017 Rio Ball Information

The annual Krewe of Carnivale en Rio Ball is a themed adventure of fun, friends and mardi gras fanfare! Each year, Rio’s Ball Captain, Royalty and many dedicated members put on a party like no...

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Meet the 2016 Corte Real

2015-16 Corte Real Macumba Mike Munnerlyn, Jane Jetson Annette Stelly, George Jetson Brad Broussard, Tina Turner Jennifer Robinson-Allen, Jose’ Mendoza Mad Maxx, Ball Capitao Gil Zaunbrecher, Princess Leia Sharon Piasecki, Luke Skywalker Mike Piasecki, Queen Isabel XI Gina Maestri, King Pedro XI Malcolm Stubbs, Quorra of Tron Ashley Blanc, Sam Flynn of Tron Kenny Habetz, Fembot Mella Viera, Austin Powers Scott Bourque, Parada Governador Blane Comeaux, Abmucam Gifford Briggs...

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Rio Sambada

The annual Brazilian Sambada is for members only and it’s the official announcement event for our Royalty or “Corte Real.” Check out the fun we had by clicking this link: Storyboard of the 2016-17 Sambada...

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