Takin' It to the Streets

 

"Takin' It to the Streets" is WWOZ's coverage of second line and Mardi Gras Indian events.

 

This week's event: New Generation Second Line Parade Second Line Parade
Sunday, December 11, 2016 at noon.

 

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Happening This Week

New Generation Second Line Parade

906x680 Action Jackson in studio [Photo by Ryan Hodgson-Rigsbee]

Action Jackson in studio [Photo by Ryan Hodgson-Rigsbee]
Action Jackson [Photo by Ryan Hodgson-Rigsbee]
Sunday, December 11, 2016 -
12:00pm to 4:00pm

NEW GENERATION SOCIAL AND PLEASURE CLUB

Sunday, December 11, 2016

Starts 12p

Hot 8 Brass Band

This parade is dedicated to Tonja Hollingsworth Taylor

START A.L. Davis Park where you will see that One Man Gang on Washington Ave and LaSalle. Proceed up LaSalle to Second St. Left on Second St. to Magnolia. Left on Magnolia St.

STOP 2623 Magnolia (Mrs. C.) to see who Coming out that door then up Magnolia to Washington Ave. Left on Washington Ave. to Dryades. Left on Drydes to Phillip St. Left on Phillip St. to Oretha Castle Haley Blvd. Right on Oretha Castle Haley Blvd. to Jackson Ave. Right on Jackson Ave.

STOP Chicken Mart where we see them Single Single Single Ladies. Up Jackson Ave to Simon Blvd. Right on Simon Blvd. to Martin Luther King. Left on Martin Luther King to Magnolia St.

STOP U.N.I.T.Y. yes Ladies of Unity-- up Martin Luther King to S. Dorgenois St. Left on S. Dorgenois St. to Washington Ave. Left on Washington Ave.

STOP Don't tap out we just stopping at Tapp's Lounge (Gail's Sweet Treats) where you can buy yourself a drink and buy the band a drink. Proced up Washington Ave. to A.L. Davis Park.

DISBAND A.L. Davis Park

Special thanks to Ms. C., Single Ladies, Ladies of Unity, Ms. Gail and her Crew, Ms. Savahanna, Norman Dixon Foundation, NOPD, and last but not least That Uptown Jukebox Hot 8

Please leave all drama and guns at home. Thanks for coming to SEE US.

Coming Up Soon

Dec
18

Big Nine Second Line Parade

Sunday, December 18 at 12:00pm - 4:00pm

Dec
25

Lady & Men Rollers Second Line Parade

Sunday, December 25 at 12:00pm - 4:00pm

Jan
1

Perfect Gentlemen Second Line Parade

Sunday, January 1 at 12:00pm - 4:00pm

 

More Takin' It to the Streets

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

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

 

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