August 29th is the 17-year anniversary of Hurricane Katrina. Stand in
solidarity with the Gulf Coast communities who were impacted by Hurricane
Katrina and experience the joy and beauty of this annual commemoration and
Second Line organized by the Hip Hop Caucus and New Orl...
THE VALLEY of SILENT MEN SOCIAL AID & PLEASURE CLUB
37th Annual Parade
Sunday August 28, 2022 3pm - 7pm
DEDICATED to Leon "BamBam" Anderson Sr., Catina Gaines & Action Jackson, John
West, Larry Mazant
START (Tapp's) 2800 Rocheblave St. Cont. down Washington Ave to Clai...
START at 2401 Annette St. & N. Rocheblave St. with a PRAYER.
Proceed up N. Rocheblave St. to Allen St. & STOP on the corner N. Rocheblave
St. & Allen St. to PRAY & EVANGELIZE on the corner for 5 minutes.
Continue to proceed down N. Rocheblave St. to St. Bernard Ave.
Divine Ladies at Jazz Fest 2017 [Photo by Eli Mergel]
START AS ALWAYS: St. Charles & Jackson Avenues. Proceed down St. Charles
Ave., to Washington Ave., RIGHT turn on Washington Ave., to Baronne St.
STOP Verret's Bar & Lounge (Pickup: KING 2022, MR. DIVINE 2022 & COURTS).
Ole & Nu Style Fellas at Jazz Fest 2017 [Photo by Ryan Hodgson-Rigsbee]
START CTC Steppers SAPC @ Treme Center (900 N. Villere St.). Up N. Villere to
Dumaine. RIGHT on Dumaine St. to Claiborne. RIGHT on Claiborne.
STOP Kermit's Mother-In-Law Lounge (1500 Claiborne Ave). Con...
Photo by Ryan Hodgson-Rigsbee
START Big Man Lounge (2916 Louisiana Ave). Continue down Louisiana Ave. to
Claiborne Ave. Turn RIGHT on Claiborne to Toledano St. Turn LEFT on Toledano
to Washington Ave. to Galvez St.
STOP Jazz It Up Bar, pick up The Ladies (4201 Washington A...
VIP Ladies & Kids 2018 [Photo by Jamell Tate]
START 2126 Magazine St. Continue out Magazine St. to Louisiana Ave. RIGHT
turn onto Louisiana Ave. Continue out Louisiana Ave. to St. Charles Ave. Turn
LEFT on St. Charles Ave. Proceed to GEn. Taylor. Take a RIGHT out Gen. Taylo...
CTC Steppers at Jazz Fest 2018 [Photo by Ryan Hodgson-Rigsbee]
START Xquisite Stylez (2518 St. Claude). Proceed right down St. Claude Ave.
STOP Stallings St. Claude Center (4300 St. Claude Ave) Nine Times SA&PC
Proceed over the C.T.C. bridge (How You Goin Cross Dat Water?). ...
Get the route sheet and hear our interview with Ladies of Unity's Carla Harris as she discusses the amazing sisterhood of the club, the club's origins from Mardi Gras Indian culture, and the strong support and bonds that form through difficult times.
Hear our interview with Undefeated Divas, Gents & Kids' Antoinette and Kevin Devezin as they discuss this year's parade (in honor of Action Jackson), the dynamic of married life when organizing a second line parade, moving their parade between uptown and downtown, and more.