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Young Men Olympians Jr Anniversary Parade

DATE
Sun, Sep 14, 2014
TIME
1:00pm - 3:00pm

Young Men Olympian Junior Benevolent Association 

 

130th Annual Anniversary Parade 

 

Sunday, September 14, 2014, 1pm-3pm Sharp 

 

Dedicated To The Memory Of Bro. Leon Anderson Sr. And Bro. Larry Maxent.

 

 
Start at 1823 Washington Ave., Bethlehem Lutheran Chuch
 
Up Washington Ave to Claiborne Ave
 
Right on Claiborne Ave to Martin Luther King Blvd
 
Right on Martin Luther King Blvd
 
Up Martin Luther King Blvd to Simon Bolivar Ave
 
Right on Simon Bolivar Ave
 
Up Simon Bolivar Ave to Jackson Ave
 
Right on Jackson Ave
 
Up Jackson Ave to S. Liberty St
 
Right on S Liberty St
 
Up S. Liberty to the home of the Young Men Olympian Junior Benevolent Association, 2101 S Liberty St
Disband
 
 

Be Good!!!!!!    Be Nice!!!!!   Be Careful!!!!!

 

"YMO not responsible for Second Liners"

 
Parade Chairmen: 
Bro. Alfred "Bucket" Carter 
Bro. Richard Martin, Sr 
Bro. Stephen Solomon, Sr 
Bro. Johnny Smith 
Bro. Jerome Temple --- Grand Marshall

AUDIO INTERVIEW

Interview with Norman Dixon - YMO President



Norman Dixon, Jr. and Action Jackson
Norman Dixon, Jr., President, Young Men Olympian Jr. Benevolent Association, and "Action" Jackson at WWOZ

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Weekly Brass Band and Mardi Gras Indian Activities:

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

Wednesdays - TBC Brass Band with DJ Action Jackson at Celebrations Hall (1701 St. Bernard Ave) - 9pm

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

Fridays - Pinettes Brass Band at Bullet's Sports Bar (2441 A.P. Tureaud) - 8pm