Takin' It to the Streets

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Big Steppers S&P Club at Jazz Fest 2016. Photo by Action Jackson.

 


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.


Happening This Week

Young Men Olympians Annual Parade

Young Men Olympians [Photo by Catherine King]

Young Men Olympians [Photo by Catherine King]
Young Men Olympians [Photo by Catherine King]
Sunday, September 25, 2016 -
1:00pm to 5:00pm

Young Men Olympian Junior Benevolent Association, Inc.

Est. 1884

132nd Annual Parade

Dedicated to the Memory of BROS. Elroy Stroughter and Howard Turner, Sr.

START @ 2101 S. Liberty St. (YMO Clubhouse). Up Josephine St. to Simon Bolivar.

LEFT onto Simon Bolivar. Up Simon Bolivar to Erato St.

RIGHT onto Erato St. to S. Saratoga St.

STOP 1233 S. Saratoga St. (Glady's Bar)

Up Erato St. to Rampart St.

RIGHT onto Rampart St. Up Rampart St. to Felicity St.

RIGHT onto Felicity St. Up Felicity St. to Simon Bolivar.

LEFT onto Simon Bolivar. Up Simon Bolivar to Jackson Ave.

LEFT on Jackson Ave. Up Jackson Ave. to Brainard St.

RIGHT onto Brainard. Up Baronne St. to Second St.

RIGHT on Second St. to

STOP 2433 Dryades (Sportsman's Lounge). Up Second St. to Danneel.

LEFT onto Danneel. Up Danneel to Washington.

RIGHT onto Washington. Up Washington to Claiborne.

RIGHT on Claiborne to

STOP 2600 S. Claiborne Ave. (Med-Pro Pharmacy). Up Claiborne to Martin Luther King, Jr. Blvd.

RIGHT on Martin Luther King, Jr. Blvd. to

STOP 2600 MLK (Club S&S). Up Martin Luther King, Jr. Blvd to Simon Bolivar.

RIGHT on Simon Bolivar to Jackson Ave.

RIGHT on Jackson. Up Jackson Ave. to S. Liberty St.

RIGHT on S. Liberty. Up S. Liberty to

THE HOME OF YOUNG MEN OLYMPIAN JUNIOR BENEVOLENT ASSOCIATION, INC. 2101 SOUTH LIBERTY STREET.

DISBAND

 

BE GOOD!!! BE NICE!!! BE CAREFUL!!!

"YMO NOT RESPONSIBLE FOR SECOND LINERS"

Parade Chairmen:

BRO. Joseph Spot
BRO. Richard Martin, Sr.
BRO. Samuel "Sam" Solomon
BRO. Johnny Smith
BRO. Jerome Temple -- Grand Marshall

PARADING FOR PEACE IN 2016

Coming Up Soon

Oct
2

Family Ties Second Line Parade

Sunday, October 2 at 1:00pm - 5:00pm

Oct
9

Prince of Wales Second Line Parade

Sunday, October 9 at 1:00pm - 5:00pm

Oct
15

Black Men of Labor Second Line Parade

Saturday, October 15 at 1:00pm - 5:00pm

Oct
16

Men of Class Second Line Parade

Sunday, October 16 at 1:00pm - 5:00pm

Oct
23

Original 4 Second Line Parade

Sunday, October 23 at 1:00pm - 5:00pm

Oct
30

Women of Class Second Line Parade

Sunday, October 30 at 1:00pm - 5:00pm

 

More Takin' It to the Streets

 

Photo Highlights from the 2015-16 second line season

See them here, or on Flickr.

 

Community Events & Announcements

Do you have an event you would like to see featured here on In The Streets? We'd love to share it with the community! Please email us the details at feedback@wwoz.org

 

Weekly Brass Band and Mardi Gras Indian Activities:

Tuesdays - Rebirth Brass Band at the Maple Leaf (8316 Oak St) - 10p

Wednesdays - TBC Brass Band with DJ Action Jackson at Celebrations Hall (1701 St. Bernard Ave) - 10p

Wednesdays - Treme Brass Band at the Candlelight Lounge (925 N. Robertson St) - 9p

Thursdays - TBC Brass Band with DJ Action Jackson at Brandy Bar (2126 AP Tureaud) - 9p

Sundays - Hot 8 Brass Band at the Howlin' Wolf - "The Den" (907 S. Peters St) - 10p

 

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