Takin' It to the Streets

Takin It To The Street
WWOZ celebrates the beginning of the 2014-2015 second line parade season! Your source for second line routes sheets, Mardi Gras Indian events, and more.

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What's Happening This Week

Keep-N-It Real

Sun, Mar 8, 2015
12:00pm - 4:00pm

Keep-N-It Real Social & Pleasure Club 
15th Annual Parade 
Sunday March 8, 2015 
Line up 12:30pm Start: 1:00pm 
Theme - Turn down for what 
President - Mr.Perry Franklin 

Start: Bayou St. John - Out Orleans to N.Broad. Left on N.Broad to 1701 N.Broad (Avenue Barbershop) 

STOP. Continue down Broad to St.Bernard- Right on St. Bernard 

STOP. 2169 Aubrey (Seal's Class Act) Dumaine St. Gang. Down St. Bernard- Left on St. Bernard 

STOP: (JUSTIANA'S NEXT STOP). Continue down St. Bernard to St. Claude right on St.Claude to Esplanade. Right on Esplanade to Claiborne Ave. Down Claiborne to Dumaine.

STOP. Revolution S&P Club- Down Claiborne to Orleans. Right on Orleans. Down Orleans to N.Broad. Left on N.Broad to Bienville. Right on Bienville. Down Bienville to Dupre. 

Disband: 2901 Conti St. Club Good Times II Home of Keep-N-It Real. 

Keep-N-It Real Members: Perry Franklin- Pres, Kobin Wright- V. Pres, Willie West, Reynaldo Sanders, Donald Ray Armont 

Queen 2015 & Court: Lakisha White- Queen, Angela Williams- 1st Maid, Diondria Mathis, Lesley Simmons, Angela Rose, Angela Wilson, Tameka Stevens, Neka Turner, Keyira Gable 

Ice Divas Members: Catina Braxton-CEO, Arlene Guice, Kristy Magner, Elsie Semmes, Shelita Braxton-Young, Rachel Carrico, Frenchel K.V Hamilton 

Ms. Keep-N-It Real: Nonya West 

Thanks to the following:
 Norman Dixon Foundation, Jazz Fest, Productions, Kevin Dunn, Ronald Home, Poppa Smurf and all of our supporters. Shout out to "Suga Slim" and Golden Nugget Jumpers, Richard "Big Rich" Brown and Alvin "June" Franklin and Special Thanks to NOPD and Special Thanks to Joe Black.

Leave your ATTITUDE and PROBLEMS at home and Have a Good Day !!! 

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

Tuesdays - Action Jackson and Da Truth Brass Band at the Bottom Line (2120 N. Claiborne Ave) - 9pm - 1am

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