Looking Ahead to the Krewe Ball Pageantry

King Tommy, pausing at a garden gate, is a board member and past president of the Birmingham Botanical Gardens will reign as King of the Beaux Arts Krewe Ball 2016.

King Tommy, pausing at a garden gate, is a board member and past president of the Birmingham Botanical Gardens will reign as King of the Beaux Arts Krewe Ball 2016.

Dr. Thomas Gilbert Amason Jr., who has enjoyed being a member of the Krewe for more than 30 years, will reign as the King at the 49th Beaux Arts Krewe Ball benefiting the Birmingham Museum of Art on Feb 5 at Boutwell Auditorium.

The Krewe members only learned the King’s identity Jan. 11 at the annual luncheon at the Birmingham Museum of Art.

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