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

Final Indian Practice - Carnival 2016

Sun, Feb 7, 2016
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


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


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


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