The First of Many. The Krewe of Athena will make its way through the streets of Metairie Friday, February 3, 2018. Show time is 7:30 you don’t want to miss or signature Fedora Hat throws. It's A Fedora AffairMake sure you catch one of our signature throws! Our 2017 Parade ThemeKrewe of Athena Salutes the FabOWLous Festivals of Louisiana Queen & King Athena III Lady Chequita Williams Mr. Vaughn Breaux Grand Marshall Uptown Angela Parade Route. The Krewe of Athena will begin at the intersection of Woodlawn Avenue and Eldorado Street. The parade will go east to Houma Boulevard, where it will turn north. At the intersection of Veterans Memorial Boulevard and Houma Boulevard, the parade will turn west. Before the Krewe of Athena reaches Clearview Parkway, the parade will turn around on Veterans and use the westbound lane to go east. The parade will continue east until it reaches Severn Avenue, where it will turn north. The krewe will travel up Severn to the intersection of Severn and 12th Street, where the parade will turn around and head south. At Veterans Memorial Boulevard, the parade will once more turn east. The parade will follow Veterans all the way to Bonnabel Boulevard, where the parade will turn turn north once again. At the intersection of Bonnabel and Feronia Street, the krewe will turn around and head south to Veterans once more. On the final leg of the parade route, the krewe will travel east to the intersection of Veterans and Martin Behrman Avenue, where the parde will end.