Twelfth Night occurs 12 days after Christ was born and is considered the beginning of the Mardi Gras Season. The Krewe of Janus will kick-off Mardi Gras with a Twelfth Night Party at their Krewe Den. The Mardi Gras King and Queen will appear for the first time in their royal regalia. The Royal Court will be presented. Semi-formal dress, beer, wine, and hors d'oeuvres will be served.