Takin' It to the Streets


Action Jackson, host of Takin' It to the Streets


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

This week:

Money Wasters Second Line Parade - Sunday, May 28 at 1p


Plus, here are some Mardi Gras Indian and Social Aid & Pleasure Club photo highlights from Jazz Fest 2017.

Memorial services for Deb "Big Red" Cotton are planned for June 10. 

Check out these recent Takin' It To The Streets interviews.



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

Money Wasters Second Line Parade

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Money Wasters
Money Wasters in 2012
Sunday, May 28, 2017 -
2:00pm to 6:00pm

We'll post the route sheet when it's available. Check back closer to the date of this event.

Coming Up Soon


Perfect Gentlemen Father's Day Parade

Sunday, June 18 at 2:00pm - 6:00pm


Uptown Swingers Second Line Parade

Sunday, June 25 at 2:00pm - 6:00pm


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 at Da Autocrat  (1725 St. Bernard Ave.) - 9p

Wednesdays - Treme Brass Band at Seal's Class Act (2169 Aubry St.) - 9:45p

Wednesdays - Andrews Family Brass Band at the Candlelight Lounge (925 N. Robertson) - 8p

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

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