Krewe of Athena will host its second annual parade in Jefferson Parish. Just like its namesake, this all female carnival krewe members’ embody Athena’s wisdom, courage, inspiration and strength. The krewe will host its sophomore procession appropriately themed, KREWE OF ATHENA TOPS DAT!  The 300 members of Krewe of Athena Carnival Club, Inc. will present a 19-float parade built by Philip Fricano, with costumes by Opulent Designs. Signature throws to be featured included plush owls, Athena swords, selfie sticks, medallion beads, and custom-designed fedora hats. Reigning as Queen Athena II and King of Athena II are Lady NATISHA BUTLER and Dr. ERIC GRIGGS. Riding as grand marshal is renowned recording artist, TONYA BOYD CANNON. The Krewe of Athena’s 2nd Annual Coronation Ball will be held at the New Orleans Event & Film Studio on January 17th.