Takin' It to the Streets

Takin It To The Street
WWOZ celebrates the beginning of the 2014-2015 second line parade season! Your source for second line routes sheets, Mardi Gras Indian events, and more.

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What's Happening This Week

Nine Times

Sun, Nov 23, 2014
12:00pm - 4:00pm
Nine Times Social Aid & Pleasure Club
16th Annual Second Line Parade 
Sunday November 23, 2014, 12 Noon - 4pm
Also Featuring 9 Superior Ladies
Formation Time: 11:45am
Start Time: 12noon sharp 
2014 King: Keith "Cadillac" Brundy 
2014 Queen: Jean Nelson 
Start 2933 Louisa St, down Louisa over the canal left on Florida Ave, down Florida Ave, to Desire Street and make a right, down Desire Street to North Galvez. Stop at the Corner of North Galvez and Desire: (2013 King and Poppa's Seafood) 
Continue down Desire Street to North Claiborne Ave. Stop 1610 Desire Street (Vibe Barber Shop) 
Continue down Desire Street to St Claude Ave and make a right. Proceed down St Claude Ave. Stop 3200 St Claude Ave (Melba's Daiquiri Shop) 
Continue down St. Claude Ave. to Franklin Ave., and make a right, proceed down Franklin Ave. Stop 1939 Franklin Ave (The Avenue Bar) "Dumaine Street Gang" 
Continue down Franklin Ave. for one block to North Johnson St. and make a right, down North Johnson for one block then quick left on Almonaster, proceed down Almonaster and then over the Almonaster bridge. Continue down Almonaster to Higgins Blvd and make a right, down Higgins Blvd to Louisa and make a right, proceed down Louisa to Sampson Playground End: 3100 Louisa St. 
Parade Chairmen Ronald Horne and Rondell Jones "9 Times Wayne" 
Nine Time & 9SL would like to thank our family & friends, the Norman Dixon, Sr. Foundation, The New Orleans Jazz & Heritage Festival, The New Orleans Police Department, and all supporting clubs. Please Leave all GUNS & DRAMA AT HOME and come and enjoy the 9th Ward! 
Special Thanks to Action Jackson and the Q93 Boys 


Interview with Lawrence Dunbar of 9 Times

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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