The Rutabaga Queens Reign in Glory over the
Kinetic Grand Championship
In 1973, “friend of Hobart” and general oddball Barbara Ludwig decided that the Kinetic Race needed a reigning monarch, and so declared herself “Rutabaga Queen.” Since that fateful day, there have been dozens of raucous royals who have made it their duty to follow the cardinal rule of Rutabaga-ing: Have FUN! … aaaaaalmost to the point of obnoxiousness.
The Rutabaga Ball was invented by a Queen, and is organized by the Queens, who are independent performing artists and volunteers ... this particular Kinetic tradition pre-dates Kinetic Universe by many decades. Kinetic Universe is grateful for the chance to host the Rutabaga Ball, and support this tradition for as long as it pleases the Queens.
Rutabaga Queens are chosen by the Rutabaga Queens. The one criteria:
Who will make the best Queen?
Rutabaga Ball 2015 Judges Pictured from left
Lady Luck, Jermajesty, Queen Monica, Sohotshe Burns LaRu TaBaga, and Emma the Emchantress in front.
Top Right, Queen Lotta Paintbuckets, Organizer of Rutabaga Ball 2015