START: Bayou St. John at Orleans Ave. Up Orleans to N. Broad, then Left on N. Broad St
STOP: 1701 N. Broad, The Avenue Barber Shop (Chosen Few).
STOP: 1800 N. Broad (Family Ties).
Continue up N. Broad to St. Bernard Ave. Right turn on St. Bernard to Aubry. Left on Aubry to Seal's Class Act.
STOP: (Dumaine Gang)
Continue down St. Bernard to N. Claiborne. Left on N. Claiborne to Frenchmen. Left on Frenchmen. U-Turn on N. Claiborne to Elegant Hall.
STOP: (Undefeated Divas & Gents).
Continue up N. Claiborne to St. Bernard. Continue left of St. Bernard. Continue up St. Bernard to Marais.
STOP: Justine's Next Stop
Continue up St. Bernard to St. Claude. Right on St. Claude to Esplanade. Up Esplanade to N. Claiborne. Left on Claiborne to Dumaine.
Continue up Claiborne to Orleans Ave. Right on Orleans to N. Broad to Bienville. Right on Bienville to Conti St.
DisbandL 2901 Conti St, Club Good Times II, Home of Keep-N-It Real S&P Club.
Members: Kobin Wright - V-Pres., Michael Valdery,
Willie West, Terry Greenberry, John B,
Gaynell Butler - Bus. Mgr.
Honorary Members - Dondi Franklin, Keshone White
Ice Divas: Catina (Black Ice) Braxton - Founder, Arielle Guice, Elsie Semmes, Tara Ballard
Honorary Members - Johanna Gillaga, Gerralda Sanders
Ms. Keep-N-It Real 2014 Noya West
Queen 2014 Lynell Butler
1st Maid Keisha Williams
2nd Maid Angela Williams
Princess Emani Holmes
Tyra Spriggins (2005)
Gaynell Butler (2007)
Rose M. Franklin (2010)
Chosen Few S&P Club
Riding in Parade: Ladies With Class
Special Thanks to All our Supporters NOPD, Norman Dixon Fdt., Jazzfest, Kevin Dunn, Action Jackson, & Nokey. Shout out to Sugga Slim & Golden Nuggets, Richie Rich & Alvin Franklin. Special Thanks goes out to Ronald Horne for all your support
To God Be the Glory Have a Blessed Day
This is the last Sunday before Mardi Gras Day! Get out and enjoy Mardi Gras Indian song, dance and ritual confrontations.
Big Chief Darryl Montana, Yellow Pocahontas 6:00pm
Basin St. Lounge, 1600 Basin Street
Big Chief David Montana, Washitaw Nation 6:00pm
Club Caribbean, 2441 Bayou Road
Big Chief Tyrone Casby, Mohawk Hunters 7:00pm
Ramsey's Place, 1300 Nunez St (Algiers)
Big Chief Tyrone Stevenson, Monogram Hunters 7:30pm
Sweet Lorraine's, 1931 St. Claude Avenue
Flaming Arrow 9:00pm
Kermit's Treme Mother-in-Law Lounge, 1500 N. Claiborne
Unified Mardi Gras Indian Practice 9:00pm
Handa Wanda's, 2425 Dryades Street
This week, "Action" Jackson interviews Lawrence Rawlins, Band Director at The Roots of Music!
WWOZ is also are very happy to share a partial schedule of local high school marching band appearances in the upcoming Mardi Gras Parades.
A big 'OZ shout out to all whose hard work makes the bands' participation in Mardi Gras parades possible, including parents, band directors, and of course - the students!
XAVIER UNIVERSITY is hosting a special program highlighting unique local carnival customs, the NEW ORLEANS BLACK MARDI GRAS TRADITIONS EXTRAVAGANZA.