Takin' it to the Streets - Past Events

Final Indian Practice - Carnival 2016

DATE
Sun, Feb 7, 2016
TIME
6:00pm - 11:00pm

Get out and enjoy the New Orleans Black Indian tradition with song, dance and ritual confrontations.

Big Chief Tyrone Casby, Mohawk Hunters 8:00pm - Ramsey's Place, 1300 Nunez St (Algiers)

Spyboy Honey, Unified Mardi Gras Indian Practice 9:30pm - Handa Wanda's, 2425 Dryades Street

AUDIO INTERVIEW

Interview with Big Chief Kevin Goodman and Council Chief Alfred Doucette of the Flaming Arrow Mardi Gras Indians

LOCATION

All around town
Council Chief Alfred Doucette. Photo by Richie Drouant.

Penultimate Indian Practice - Carnival 2016

DATE
Sun, Jan 31, 2016
TIME
6:00pm - 11:00pm

Get out and enjoy the New Orleans Black Indian tradition with song, dance and ritual confrontations.

Big Chief Darryl Montana, Yellow Pocahontas 6:00pm - Basin St. Lounge, 1600 Basin Street

Big Chief Waddy, Young Cherokee 7:30pm - Broadway & Fig Street

Big Chief Tyrone Casby, Mohawk Hunters 8:00pm - Ramsey's Place, 1300 Nunez St (Algiers)

Spyboy Honey, Unified Mardi Gras Indian Practice 9:30pm - Handa Wanda's, 2425 Dryades Street

AUDIO INTERVIEW

Interview with Corey Rayford of the Black Feathers

LOCATION

All around town
Corey Rayford
Big Chief Corey Rayford of the Black Feathers Mardi Gras Indians. Photo by Edward Landers.

Indian Practice - Carnival 2016

DATE
Sun, Jan 24, 2016
TIME
6:00pm - 11:00pm

Get out and enjoy the New Orleans Black Indian tradition with song, dance and ritual confrontations.

Big Chief Darryl Montana, Yellow Pocahontas 6:00pm - Basin St. Lounge, 1600 Basin Street

Big Chief Waddy, Young Cherokee 7:30pm - Broadway & Fig Street

Big Chief Tyrone Casby, Mohawk Hunters 8:00pm - Ramsey's Place, 1300 Nunez St (Algiers)

Spyboy Honey, Unified Mardi Gras Indian Practice 9:30pm - Handa Wanda's, 2425 Dryades Street

LOCATION

All around town

Ladies & Men of Unity Second Line Parade

DATE
Sun, Jan 24, 2016
TIME
12:00pm - 4:00pm

Ladies Of Unity 
Social Aide And Pleasure Club 
10th Anniversary Parade 
January 24, 2016 
Formation Time: 11:45 am    Starting Time: 12 Noon 

START at Second St at Dryades: Sportman's Corner 

Proceed Down Second St. Make a left on Danneel St to Washington St. Make a Right on Washington St. Contiune down Washington, make a left on S. Claiborne Ave. to Toledano St. Make a right and proceed down Toledano St.
 
1st STOP, 3121 Toledano St., Compassionate Ladies

Proceed down Toledano St. Make a right onto S. Rocheblave St. 

2nd STOP, Tape's Lounge, Old & Nu Style Fellas 

Proceed down Washington to S. Dorgenois St. Make a Right on S Dorgenois St. to MLK. Make a right to MLK. Proceed down MLK to S Claiborne Ave

3rd STOP, Extraordinary Ladies And Gentlemen

Make a right onto S. Claiborne Ave. Proceed down S. Claiborne Ave. to Jackson St. Make a left onto Jackson St. Continue down Jackosn St to. Simon Bolivar St. 

4th STOP, Sportman's Annex Ladies

Continue to Jackson St. to Brainard St. to Philip St. to Baronne St. to Second St.
 
DISBAND at Second St and Dryades 

Chairman: Mr.Charles Coleman 

Band: Hot 8 (the Human Jukebox) 

Ladies Of Unity would like to thank Norman Dixon Foundation, Compassionate Ladies, Ole & Nu Style Fellas, Extraordindary Ladies and Gentlemen, Sportsman Annex Adies, Hot 8 and Mr. Charles Coleman. 

Please leave your attitudes, pets, and weapons at home. 

Ladies of Unity
Ladies of Unity
Ladies of Unity members, photo by Ryan Hodgson-Rigsbee.