Royal Court

2024 Theme:


Who will reign as Queen of Erin 2024?

Who will join Her Majesty on the Royal Court?

Contest Deadline: Friday, January 5, 2024

Celtic Court Meeting will be on Saturday, January 13 at 2pm 

Celtic Coronation Tea - Saturday, February 3, 2024, 2:00

Celtic Cart Raid - Friday, March 1, 2024, 6-8pm  * St. Patrick’s Parade - Saturday, March 2, 2024, 9am-2pm

KOE Celtic Heritage Festival - September 14-15, 2024, TBD

2023 KOE Royal Court Requirements

2024 Theme: Labyrinth

Possible Topics: 

What is the difference between a labyrinth and a maze? 

How are labyrinths significant to Christian religions? 

Locations of labyrinths around the world...

Entry instructions:  The essay & artwork ( 8 ½ x 11 drawing, or other Art medium), must be your own work – not copied and/or pasted. The essay and artwork should be thoroughly researched. Essays must be appropriately cited using 3 separate resources (Wikipedia can not be your primary source), a minimum of 500 words with a maximum of 700 words using MLA format, applicant’s name should be on the cover sheet only.

 The Queen’s judging will be as follows: 75%: Essay, based on the Celtic values of scholarship, research, and fine writing,  15%:  Service to the Krewe/Community Service, and 10%:  Queen’s Application Question.
The Krewe of Erin Royal Court Committee Application judges will include teachers and/or professors, prior Queens, and other professionals/dignitaries.

Court notification, along with notice of Awards, will occur post judging on Saturday January 6, 2024, by Queen's Committee.

Entries with applications and fees should be hand delivered  to:

 Erin March at (985-634-7394) OR 

 Mollie O’Mally at (985-981-5353). 

Michelle Lott at (985-981-1021)

Christina Stanley at (337-322-0520)