Takin' It to the Streets

Takin It To The Street
WWOZ celebrates Carnival season 2016 and second line season! Your source for second line routes sheets, Mardi Gras Indian events, and more.

Takin' It to the Streets Weekly Podcast: Listen each week to the real people who keep Second Line and Mardi Gras Indian traditions alive. Listen on iTunes or your favorite RSS reader

What's Happening This Week

Presidents Day Second Line Parade

Sat, Feb 13, 2016
3:00pm - 5:00pm

First Annual Presidents Day Parade

Saturday, February 13    3 - 5pm

All Social Aid & Pleasure Club Presidents are invited to attend and parade.



START: Steps of City Hall

Proceed to Loyola and Perdido, then take Loyola in the uptown direction.

At Calliope, Loyola turns into Simon Bolivar.

Continue uptown on Simon Bolivar, which turns into LaSalle at First Street.

END at AL Davis Park, LaSalle and Third Street.




Treme Sidewalk Steppers Second Line Parade

Sun, Feb 14, 2016
12:00pm - 4:00pm

Treme Sidewalk Steppers' Annual Secondline Parade 

Sunday, February 14, 2016 
Start Time: 12 NOON

Treme Valentine's Day Massacre:
Breaking Hearts & Blowing Minds 


This parade is dedicateded to the memory of:
Anthony Bush, Itty Bitty, Manny Man, Marlin "2 Pistol" Lawson, Papa Joe, Lil' Joe Glasper, Corey Kimble, Travis "Trumpet Black" Hill, Lester "Super Live" Johnson - R.I.P.

King Troy Sanchez      Queen Trellis Hughes 

Music by the Rebirth Brass Band and Da Truth Brass Band 

START: Treme Center - 900 N. Villere Street
Out N. Villere to Basin Street 

STOP: Treme Bar & Grill - 1535 Basing Street
Right on Basin onto Orleans Ave to North Broad Street
Right on N. Broad

STOP: ZULU Social Aid & Pleasure Club 
Impressive Barber Shop - 902 North Broad Street
Continue up North Broad

STOP: Avenue Barber - 1709 North Broad Street 
Continue up N. Broad to A.P. Tureaud Street 
Right on A.P. Tureaud

STOP: Brandy's Lounge - 2126 A.P. Tureaud 
Continue out A.P. Tureaud to St. Bernard Avenue
Right on St. Bernard to North Claiborne Ave 
Right on North Claiborne to St. Philip Street 
U-turn on St. Philip Street to N. Claiborne 

STOP: Charbonnet Labat Funeral Home - 1615 St. Philip Street
Toast King and Queen 
Continue out N. Claiborne to disband 

DISBAND: 1500 N. Claiborne Kermits Treme Mother-In-Law Lounge 


Vice President, Business Manager & Treasurer: Sean Martin, Parliamentarian: Kim "KC" Charbonnet, Chaplin: Clarence "Soul" Dorsey, Parade Director: LJ Goldstein 

Shelly Landry, Ronald "Boonie" Banks, Reginald "Reg" Butler, Erika Gaddies, Shante Shalvin, Raymond "NuNu" Doucette, Mark "Smiley" Red, Marcus Pierre, Henry Salvin, Derrick "Kabuki" Shezbie, Kim Bradnax, Hollis, Jerry Anderson. 

A Very Special Thanks to: The Norman Dixon Sr Foundation, Treme Center and Charbonnet Labat Funeral Home, Mid City Carriages, Cory Holms, Briana Henry & NOLA DDM, Juanita "Nita" McNair & Kermit Ruffins.



Interview with Sean Martin of the Treme Sidewalk Steppers

What's Coming Up Soon


Community Events & Announcements

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Weekly Brass Band and Mardi Gras Indian Activities:

Tuesdays - Rebirth Brass Band at the Maple Leaf (8316 Oak St) - 10pm

Wednesdays - TBC Brass Band with DJ Action Jackson at Celebrations Hall (1701 St. Bernard Ave) - 10pm

Wednesdays - Treme Brass Band at the Candlelight Lounge (925 N. Robertson St) - 9pm

Sundays - Hot 8 Brass Band at the Howlin' Wolf - "The Den" (907 S. Peters St) - 10pm