Second Lines & Brass Bands

Friday, October 28, 2016

Second line Sunday: Women of Class annual parade

Posted By on Fri, Oct 28, 2016 at 6:50 PM

Women of Class 2009 second line
Women Of Class Annual Second Line

2 p.m.-6 p.m. Sunday Oct. 30, 2016

(route details below)

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Thursday, October 27, 2016

Claire Tancons proposes second-line procession on the National Mall

Posted By on Thu, Oct 27, 2016 at 1:16 PM

Black Men of Labor co-founder Fred Johnson Jr. with curator Claire Tancons at the Black Men of Labor parade Oct. 23.
  • Black Men of Labor co-founder Fred Johnson Jr. with curator Claire Tancons at the Black Men of Labor parade Oct. 23.

Art curator Claire Tancons has explored the performance and art aesthetics of indigenous parade traditions in the Caribbean, Great Britain and Louisiana. She is planning a super parade of New Orleans parading groups on the National Mall in Washington, D.C., ending at the National Museum of African American History and Culture.

“It has been my experience, museums, which are in the business of high culture, and which promote bourgeois values, tend to look down at these more popular African-American traditions," Tancons says. "Or when featuring them (they) do so in a rather traditional fashion, showing props, or in a pop spectacular fashion, and downplay the political and social core of these artistic manifestations."

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Saturday, October 22, 2016

Second line Sunday: Black Men of Labor's parade

Posted By on Sat, Oct 22, 2016 at 5:25 PM

Black Men of Labor
  • Black Men of Labor

THE BLACK MEN OF LABOR 23rd ANNIVERSARY PARADE

2 p.m.-6 p.m. SUNDAY, OCT. 23, 2016


(route details below)

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Friday, October 14, 2016

Second line Sunday: Men of Class annual parade

Posted By on Fri, Oct 14, 2016 at 3:13 PM

Men of Class second line

MEN OF CLASS SOCIAL AID & PLEASURE CLUB

1 p.m.-5 p.m. SUNDAY, OCT. 16, 2016

"Dedication & Salute to Those Who Serve"

Guest: Compassionate Ladies

Queen Hazel Wilson

King George Howard III


(route details below)

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Friday, October 7, 2016

Second line Sunday: Prince of Wales 88th Anniversary Parade

Posted By on Fri, Oct 7, 2016 at 3:53 PM

Prince of Wales 2004 Second Line
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  • Prince of Wales 2004 Second Line

PRINCE OF WALES 88TH ANNUAL SECOND LINE

1 p.m.-5 p.m. SUNDAY, OCT. 9, 2016

"Ain't It Great To Be 88!"


(route details below the jump)

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Friday, September 30, 2016

Second line Sunday: Family Ties Social Aid and Pleasure Club

Posted By on Fri, Sep 30, 2016 at 3:23 PM

Family Ties second line 2011
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  • Family Ties second line 2011

FAMILY TIES SOCIAL & PLEASURE CLUB 15TH ANNIVERSARY PARADE

1 p.m.-5 p.m. SUNDAY, OCT. 2, 2016

"The Greatest of All Times!"

This second line is dedicated to Ronald Kirton Jr. and Muhammad Ali

(route details below)

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Friday, September 23, 2016

Second line Sunday: YMO Jr. 132nd Annual Parade

Posted By on Fri, Sep 23, 2016 at 3:22 PM

YMO Jr. 132nd parade route
  • YMO Jr. 132nd parade route

YOUNG MEN OLYMPIAN JR. BENEVOLENT ASSOCIATION, INC. 132ND ANNUAL PARADE

SUNDAY, SEPTEMBER 25, 2016 1-5pm


Dedicated to the Memory of Bros. Elroy Stroughter and Howard Turner, Sr.

(route details below the jump!)

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Friday, September 16, 2016

Second line Sunday: Goodfellas and The Wild Bunch

Posted By on Fri, Sep 16, 2016 at 2:31 PM

Goodfellas Social Aid and Pleasure Club
  • Conrad 'Sam the Picture Man' Wyre
  • Goodfellas Social Aid and Pleasure Club
GOODFELLAS SOCIAL & PLEASURE CLUB ANNUAL SECOND LINE

1 p.m.-5 p.m. SUNDAY, SEPT. 18, 2016

(route details below the jump!)

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Friday, September 9, 2016

Second line Sunday: YMO Jr. 132nd Anniversary Parade

Posted By on Fri, Sep 9, 2016 at 4:02 PM

YMO Jr. Anniversary Parade
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  • YMO Jr. Anniversary Parade

YOUNG MEN OLYMPIAN JR. BENEVOLENT ASSOCIATION 132th ANNUAL ANNIVERSARY PARADE

1 p.m.-3 p.m. SUNDAY, SEPT. 11, 2016

Dedicated to the memory of Bro. Howard Turner Sr. and Bro. Elroy Stroughter


(Note: This is the club's two-hour anniversary parade — no stops. The Young Men Olympian Jr.'s big, multi-division parade is Sunday, Sept. 25.)

Route details below...

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Friday, August 26, 2016

Second line Sunday: Valley of Silent Men

Posted By on Fri, Aug 26, 2016 at 12:16 PM

Valley Of Silent Mens 2011 parade

THE VALLEY OF SILENT MEN SOCIAL AID & PLEASURE CLUB 31ST ANNUAL PARADE

3 p.m.-7 p.m. S
UNDAY, AUG. 28

Dedicated to our beloved members Leon Anderson Sr., Larry Mazent and John West

(route details below)

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