Krewe of Nyx gets its own license plate

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Krewe of Nyx gets its own license plate
The largest Carnival Krewe in the world can now put another item in its mythological purse: a specialty license plate. (Nyx)

NEW ORLEANS (WVUE) - The largest The largest Carnival Krewe has a new trinket: a specialty license plate. The Krewe of Nyx, which first rolled in 2012, is only the second parading organization with its own plate, joining the Zulu Social Aid and Pleasure Club.

“I’m incredibly proud,” said Julie Lea, Captain and Founder of the all-female Krewe. “To know where we were and to see where we’ve come in just a few years is nothing short of amazing. We raised the bar for parades everywhere and continue to break barriers.”

This license plate can be used on passenger cars, van, pickup trucks under 16,000 lbs., and recreational vehicles.”

It will cost you $50 plus administration fees and may be issued to any member in good standing with the Krewe of Nyx.

To view specialty plates or place an order, visit

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