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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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Pigeon Town Steppers Annual Easter Sunday Secondline

Sun, Apr 5, 2015
1:00pm - 5:00pm

The Original Men Pigeon Town Steppers and the Ladies Pigeon Town Steppers Annual Easter Sunday Secondline 

Date: April 5, 2015   Time: 1:00 p.m. 
T.B.C. Brass Band & Da Truth Brass Band 

Start: 8800 Willow St.-Avery's Place-Continue down Willow St. to Monroe St., turn left on Monroe to Birch St. 

Stop: Sista Sista Lounge-(To pick up the Ladies) Continue down Birch st to Leondias St., turn right on Leondias to Oak St., turn left on Oak St. to Dante St. 

Stop: Maple Leaf Bar-Continue down Oak St. to Carrollton Ave, turn left on Carrollton Ave to Birch St, turn right on birch to Adam St, turn left on Adam to 

Stop: Graveyard-(Pause for a Worthy Cause)-Continue down Hickory St. to Broadway St, turn left on Broadway to Broad Pl., continue down Broad Pl. to Pine St, turn right on Pine to Colapissa St, turn right on Colapissa to Broadway St. Turn right on Broadway to Fig St. 

Stop: Broadway Bar-(Toast to Queen and King)-Continue down Fig St to Walmsley St, turn right on Walmsley to Carrollton Ave, turn left on Carrollton Ave to Apple St, turn right on Apple to Monroe St. 

Stop: E&C Lounge-Continue down Monroe St to Nelson St, turn right on Nelson to Carrollton Ave, turn right on Carrollton to Spruce St, turn right on Spruce St to Joliet St. 

Stop: Blue Flame Lounge-Continue down Spruce St to Leondias St, turn left on Leondias to Willow St, turn right on Willow St to Gen. Ogden. 

Stop: Avery's Place-DISBAND 

2014 Queen: Tromeka Jefferson   2014 King: William 

2015 Queen: Danielle Johnson 
MAIDS: Terryelle Johnson, Jaikavia Jackson, Quaneecha Johnson, Brianesha Johnson, Donlanesha Johnson, India Johnson, Kache. Grind & Macy Pierre, Terriana Sanchez...
2015 King: Bernard L. Brown 
Dukes: Prince: Raytiard A. Brown, Micheal Strong & Timothy Spotville 

Thanks to the Norman Dixon Sr. Foundation, Jazz & Heritage Festival, all the bars on our route and to all our supporters who help make this day possible. Also we ask that you leave your Guns and Trouble at home, cause N.O.P.D. will be in effect, to serve and protect...Parade Chairperson: Mr. Deron Wilson 

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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