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 The Krewe of NOMTOC (Westbank, Orleans Parish)
The Krewe of NOMTOC
Krewe organized in 1951
began parading in 1971
400 male and female riders
17 floats
10 marching bands
12 equestrian units
Contemporary-style parade
King and Queen
Look for signature Jug Man dolls, ceramic medallion beads (very collectible) and jug banks.
The name is an anagram which stands for
New Orleans Most Talked-Of Club
.
NOMTOC has the distinction of being the city's only all-black parading organization, presenting a laudable parade that boasts a large and devoted turnout every year.  Among their many traditions, the krewe and their sponsor, the Jugs Social Club, sselect a number of academic honor students, allowing them to ride as guests of the organization.
The Jugs Social Club was formed in 1951 and has a rich heritage of civic activism, regularly donating generous amounts to local schools, youth groups, and social programs.
NOMTOC also holds the distinction of having one of the most populated parades, reigning in the streets for more than four hours!
This krewe shares a New Orleans theme This krewe shares its New Orleans theme with the krewes of Alla, Arabi, Carrollton, Grela, Mid-City, and Pontchartrain.
Hurricane KatrinaThis krewe was stopped from marching in the 149th Carnival  celebrations by Hurricane Katrina.  The krewe shares that bond with Adonis, Aphrodite, Arabi, Atlas, Bards, Choctaw, Cleopatra, Gladiators, Grela, Hermes, L'il Rascals, Mercury, Oshun, Pegasus, Pontchartrain, Saturn, du Vieux, and Crescent City.
 
Adonis Aladdin Alla Aphrodite
Aquila Arabi
Argus Atlas Babylon Bacchus Bards Caesar
Carrollton Centurions Chaos Choctaw Cleopatra d'Etat
Druids Endymion Excalibur Gladiators Grela Hermes
Iris Isis Jason King Arthur L'il Rascals Mercury
Mid-City Morpheus Muses Napoleon NOMTOC Okeanos
Orpheus Oshun Pegasus Pontchartrain Proteus Pygmalion
Rex Rhea Saturn Shangri-La Sparta Thor
Thoth Tucks du Vieux Zeus Zulu

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Orleanians

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Jeffersonians

Crescent
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