Takin' It to the Streets

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Big Steppers S&P Club
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

Family Ties Second Line Parade

Family Ties at Jazz Fest 2016 [Photo by Eli Mergel]

Family Ties at Jazz Fest 2016 [Photo by Eli Mergel]
Family Ties at Jazz Fest 2016 [Photo by Eli Mergel]
Sunday, October 2, 2016 -
1:00pm to 5:00pm

Family Ties Social & Pleasure Club

Annual Second Line

15th Year Anniversary

THE GREATEST OF ALL TIMES!
Dedicated to Ronald Kirton, Jr. and Muhammad Ali

START Prime Example Jazz Club (1909 N. Broad St.). Up N. Broad St. to St. Bernard Ave., Turn left onto St. Bernard Ave. Continue on St. Bernard Ave. to N. Miro St. (A New Day Beauty Salon)

STOP Dumaine Gang Social Aid & Pleasure Club. Proceed on St. Bernard Ave. to N. Claiborne Ave. Turn right onto N. Claiborne Ave. and continue to Ursulines Ave.

STOP Sudan Social Aid & Pleasure Club. Proceed on N. Claiborne Ave. to Olreans Ave. Turn right onto Orleans Ave. continue on Orleans Ave. to N. Prieur St.

STOP Ooh Poo Pah Doo Bar (1931 Orleans Ave.). Proceed on Orleans Ave. to N. Galvez. Turn right onto N. Galvez and continue to Ursulines Ave.

STOP Jazzy Ladies Social Aid & Pleasure Club. Turn left onto Ursulines Ave. and proceed to N. Broad St.

STOP Family Members, Turn right onto the N. Broad St. to Prime Example Jazz Club (1909 Broad St.)

 

FAMILY TIES 2016 MEMBERS

Tyrone Brooks, Sr., Founder
Earl Fournette 3rd, Co-Founder
Reuben Evans, President
Albert Haywood, Chaplain
Tyree Smith, Sgt. at Arms
Wayne Brooks
Carl Jasper
Clarence Fleming
Michael Anderson
Devin Paulin
Reginald Garner

Special thanks to the Norman Dixon Foundation, the Jazz & Heritage Festival, A New Day Beauty Salon, Dumaine Gang, Sudan, Jazzy Ladies, all Family Ties Members Wives, and the FAMILY TIES NATION.

Coming Up Soon

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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