Takin' it to the Streets - Past Events

In Memoriam: Leon Anderson, Sr.

DATE
Sat, Jul 26, 2014
TIME
11:00am - 4:00pm

Join WWOZ and the entire New Orleans second line community in celebrating the life of Mr. Leon Anderson, Sr this Saturday July 26, 2014.

The funeral service will be held at the Israelite Baptist Church at 2100 Martin Luther King Jr. Blvd. 

There will be a second line parade immediately following the service. The parade will STARTfrom the church and then turn left onto Martin Luther King Jr. Blvd to S. Liberty St. Then turn LEFT onto S. Liberty St until Philip St. Then turn RIGHT onto Philip St to Magnolia St. Then LEFT onto Magnolia St to Washington Ave. Then LEFT onto Washington Ave to Saratoga St.

The Repast will be at the Young Men Olympian's Clubhouse at 2101 S. Liberty St. immediately following the parade.

Leon Anderson Sr at the 2012 Valley of the Silent Men Parade. Photo by C R Photo
Leon Anderson Sr at the 2012 Valley of the Silent Men Parade. Photo by C R Photography.

1st Annual Mardi Gras Indian Honorees

DATE
Mon, Jul 14, 2014
TIME
7:00pm - 10:30pm

Seminole Indians "Big Chief Keitoe" and Cloudgang Presents -

1st Annual 2014 Mardi Gras Indian Honorees

Trophies x Food
Suits Can be Worn

N.O.P.D. In Full Effect

$10 admission - ALL INDIANS FREE!!
For more information (504)784-5152

LOCATION

Cafe Istanbul
2372 St. Claude

In Memoriam: Yvonne Watson (Action Jackson's Mom)

DATE
Sat, Jul 12, 2014
TIME
10:00am - 4:00pm

Please join WWOZ in offering condolences to our beloved Action Jackson on the loss of his mother Yvonne Louise Watson.

Funeral Services will be held this Saturday July 12, 2014 at Charbonnet Labat Funeral Home at 1615 St Philip St & Claiborne Ave from 10:30am to 12pm. Visitation with the family begins at 10:00am.

The repast will be at Celebrations Hall at 1701 St. Bernard Ave from 12 to 4pm.

LOCATION

Charbonnet Labat Funeral Home / Celebrations Hall

Uptown Swingers 10th Anniversary Parade

DATE
Sun, Jun 22, 2014 3:30pm

Uptown Swingers 

10th YEAR ANNIVERSARY

PARADE ROUTE

 

JUNE 22, 2014

 

"UNITED WE STAND DIVIDED WE FALL"

 

Line up time (3:15 pm)

Start Time (3:30 pm)

 

START 2012 Jena. Down Jena to Loyola, left on Loyola

(STOP: Pick Up Uptown Swingers) 4620 Loyola. Down Loyola to Valence St. Right on Valence, continue down Valence to Magnolia (PAUSE), right on Magnolia St.

(STOP) 3450 Magnolia. Proceed down Magnolia to Louisiana Avenue. Left on Louisiana. Down Louisiana Avenue to Louisiana Parkway

(STOP) 3321 Louisiana Parkway. Down Louisiana Parkway to S. Dorgenois. Right on S. Dorgenois to Washington Avenue.

(STOP) Fox Bar & Lounge. Proceed down Washington Avenue.

(STOP) Purple Rain Bar & Lounge. Down Washington Avenue to Dryades. Left on Dryades to Second St

(STOP) Sportsman's Lounge. Down Second to Danneel, left on Danneel, down Danneel to Harmony, right on Harmony

(STOP) 2238 Harmony. Left on Liberty, down Liberty to Louisiana, right on Louisiana to Freret, left on Freret, proceed down Freret to 5010 Freret Latrina's Lounge

Disband

 

COME OUT, HAVE FUN AND ENJOY YOUR SUNDAY WITH THE UPTOWN SWINGERS S&P CLUB

KNOW TO "LEAVE ALL WEAPONS AND FIGHTING" AT YOUR HOUSE

2014 MR KING: KEVIN SCOTT

2014 QUEEN : MRS ANTOINETTE #1 DIVA DEVEZIN

SPECIAL THANKS TO: NORMAN DIXON, TAMMY, ALLEN, GLORIA,THE NOPD, AND EVERYONE WHO HAS SUPPORTED US OVER THE YEARS

AUDIO INTERVIEW

"Action" Jackson interviews Terrance "Buck" Fields of the Uptown Swingers



LOCATION

Start:
2012 Jena Street
New Orleans, LA 70115
Uptown Swingers Second Line 2013