• 2022 Mardi Gras Related Events

    This is your place to start getting information about everything our Krewe does for Mardi Gras. Scroll down below to get information on 2022 Zestivals, the 2022 Formal Ball, buying beads and the Krewe Poster Contest.

  • Zestivals: Mardi Gras Balcony Parties

    Get ready for the premier, absolute best balcony party on the Strand! Our parties are known as Zestivals and are hosted by Z Krewe of Galveston! We have one of the largest balconies available. The party price includes:

    1. A full open bar with premium liquor, beer, wine, water, coffee, and soft drinks,
    2. DJ and dancing,
    3. Dinner and all-time snacks,
    4. Entrance to the Strand.
    5. Guaranteed time on the balcony,
    6. Clean restrooms (no porta-potties),
    7. Beads for sale.

    There may be bead shortages this year. You can lock in your supply of beads now through a special ticket package that includes the above plus 25 dozen beads, 2 bead bags and a select Krewe Theme bead for an additional $100. The beads and bags will be at the party for your pick up when you check-in.


    Want to party for the weekend? Purchase a Saturday night ticket and you can get a Friday night ticket for 20% off!

  • Ball

    Our annual ball is not to be missed! This is a formal black-tie or elegant costume related to this year's theme. The cost for the ball is included in Member's dues. Tickets are available for guests at $190 each.


    Click on the picture on the left to access more information and order forms.

    Beads for Sale

    Everyone needs beads! Z Krewe has throwing beads and specialty Krewe-related and theme beads for sale to the Krewe. Beads are sold to the general public at our premiere balcony parties known as Zestivals.


    For Members only: Click on the picture to the left to see beads for sale and to place your order. NOTE: Due to problems of timely shipments from China, it is advised to order your beads ASAP. If we run out, it may be difficult to get the same bead.

    2022 Z Krewe Poster Contest

    Our poster contest is open to all. The theme this year is

    "Once Upon Z Time-Fairytales, Nursery Rhymes and Bedtime Stories". The winner is chosen by the Krewe and will receive $250.


    For information and entry form, click on the picture to the left.