Krewe of Nautilus Cleans Up Hillsborough River

Posted by on Jun 27, 2019 in Conservation, YMKN Events, YMKN Volunteer Event

For our delayed (due to rain on the originally scheduled date) contribution to National Oceans Day, YMKN members took to the Hillsborough River on June 22nd for a trash pick-up & river barhop.  There is a load of trash on the Hillsborough River, in the water but also, especially, on the shore.  In the future, we will adjust events to accommodate collecting the large amounts of trash along the river shore lines....

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2019 Nauti Ball

Posted by on Jun 27, 2019 in YMKN Events, YMKN News

What a great time YMKN krewe members had at the krewe “members only” Nauti Ball event on June 15th!  The Havana Nights theme was supported with casino tables, cigars, and dancing.  Congrats to Brian Willis, the big casino winner.  Many thanks to Shannon Cavins for pulling the whole event...

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2019 Gasparilla Children’s Parade – All About the Kids

Posted by on Feb 12, 2019 in 1Voice Foundation, YMKN Events, YMKN News

Ye Mystic Krewe of the Nautilus was extremely happy to host children from the 1Voice Foundation, the Tampa Foundation that provides full family support for families that have children with pediatric cancer, as well as one of our military families from MacDill AFB and our own kids, on our float for the 2019 Gasparilla Extravaganza and Children’s Parade.  It was a perfectly beautiful day for the parade.   The crowds were excited and so were all of our kids.  What a fun day!!...

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YMKN at 4th Annual Trunk Slammers Invitational

Posted by on May 11, 2018 in 1Voice Foundation, YMKN Events, YMKN News, YMKN Volunteer Event

What a blast YMKN had supporting the 4th Annual Trunk Slammers Invitational to benefit the 1Voice Foundation, our primary charity.?? The event put on by WHAT THE BUC REALLY MATTERS included??4-person scrambles, lunch pre-tourney and an awards reception with dinner following the fun on the course. Fun on the course included long drive contest, closest to the pin, a trick shot artist, a pneumatic golf gun hole, drink stations every four holes, amazing raffle packages and??the soon-to-be-famous costume contest.         YMKN had two teams participating in the event as golfers and numerous volunteers supporting the event.?? Our krewe sponsored a hole featuring an interesting challenge, jello shooters, and a choice of shots for the challenge winners.?? Sincere thanks to our golfers Leesa Moore, Marshall Jones, Minesh Patel, and Mike Castellari.?? Also a big thank you to our volunteers Vanessa Morgenstern, Mike Pastore, Karen Garcia-McGowan, Monica Throckmorton, Carol Conn, Igxie and Alberto...

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It’s All About the Kids!!

Posted by on Jan 21, 2018 in 1Voice Foundation, YMKN Events, YMKN News

It was a terrifically fun day with Ye Mystic Krewe of the Nautilus at the 2018 Gasparilla Children’s Extravaganza Parade.?? YMKN had 1Voice children, military families, and our own krewe children join us for fun activities and bead throwing.?? The weather was perfect – not too hot, not to cold.?? Overall, it was a wonderful day. Pre-parade fun included food, crafts, games, and face painting. And then the parade rolled! Thank you 1Voice, Anthony & Deja McRae, and Sara & Blake Bender for joining us.?? Also a big thanks to Brian Willis, our Parade Director, and Mary Ann Massolio, the Director of 1Voice, for pulling it all together.?? Also, a shout out to our Float Chair, Mike...

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Wild & Fun Times at YMKN’s Inter-Krewe Booty Fashion Show

Posted by on Nov 21, 2017 in YMKN Events, YMKN Fund Raiser, YMKN News

What a blast everyone had at Ye Mystic Krewe of the Nautilus’ new event – the Inter-Krewe Booty Fashion Show.?? Carey Bond was the event idea cheerleader and Dorene Collier of Event Show Productions??was the creative and execution force behind a fabulous show. The actual show cleverly incorporated each and every participating krewe and was fun to watch.?? Our sincere thanks goes to the following krewes who were all very good sports: Bonney-Read Pirate Queens, Bootlegger Belles and Beaus, The Krewe of Charlotte De Barry, Sultans of Egypt Shriners, Les Belles Femmes & Les Beaux, Krewe of the Nautilus, Ye Notorious Krewe of the Peg Leg Pirate, Krewe of Shamrock, Krewe of St. Brigit, Thieves of San Lorenzo, and Krewe of Ybor.?? Lots of fun pictures below: Mike Dunham, YMKN President Carol Conn, YMKN Captain We also have the opportunity to shop or win raffle items from vendors and businesses that support the krewes and parade season with their productions and services.?? Our heartfelt thanks go to:?? Dorcas Dressmaking, House of Avalon, South Tampa Trading Company, Pirate Fashions, and Roberts Meats and Catering who were all on site with us, along with A.Haley, Buccaneer Beads, Damsel in this Dress, Gasparilla Glitz and Glam, Imagine That, Jux-ta-pose Apparel and Studio, LMB Boutique, Sara???s Karma Chic and Sun Groves, INC.?? All of these business helped to make this first year event quite a success! South Tampa Trading Co. Dorcas Dressmaking Pirate Fashions Fabulous Raffle Table House of Avalon Finally, we have to thank our tireless volunteers who worked tirelessly to bring the event together!?? Many thanks to Michelle McCutchen, Michelle Urbanski, and Carol Conn, of course our Fabulous DJ Lawrence.?? We also had some wonderful “Day Of” volunteers, including Erin Fiallo, Cheryl Castalleri, Mike Castalleri, Jason Carroll, Paul Quintero, Michelle Whitmire, Nicole McCutchen, Mike Pastore, Mark Williams, and Brian Willis. Nicole Cheryl and Mike Castellari and Michelle Urbanski Lawrence Railey We hope everyone can join us next year for our second fabulous event on Nov. 17,...

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