Satchmo Summerfest Second Line – Sunday August 5th. 11am. 1210 Governor Nicholls Field Report
20th Annual Mardi Gras Indian Hall of Fame Kick-Off – Sunday, August 5. 6:00pm
Aretha Franklin Tribute Second Line – Monday August 20th. 6pm. 1931 Orleans Ave Field Report
Hurricane Katrina 13th Anniversary Second Line – Sunday, August 26. 10am Intersection of Jourdan and N. Galvez Field Report
Valley of Silent Men Second Line Parade – Sunday, August 26. 3pm 2800 S. Rocheblave Street Field Report
Young Men Olympians Second Line Parade – Sunday – September 9. 1pm (short parade) 2213 3rd Street
Tee Eva Birthday Memorial Second Line w/Baby Dolls – September 12th. 6:30pm 5201 Magazine Street
Good Fellas Second Line Parade – Sunday – September 16. 1pm 2040 St Charles Avenue Field Report
Young Men Olympians Second Line Parade – Sunday – September 23. 1pm 2101 S. Liberty Street This roll has been postponed til Sunday September 30th.
Family Ties Second Line Parade – October 7th. 1pm 1909 N. Broad Street Field Report
(if you love New Orleans food history pay close attention to two addresses on this route: 2005 N. Broad formerly Pampy’s Creole Kitchen and 1540 N. Robertson formerly Chez Helene. Both restaurants were run by Austin Leslie, the undisputed fried chicken king of New Orleans. RIP.)
Prince of Wales Second Line Parade – October 14th. 1pm 624 Louisiana Avenue Field Report
Men of Class Second Line Parade – October 21st. 1pm 4747 Earhart Blvd Field Report
Henry Butler Memorial Second Line Parade – October 21st. 6pm 714 N. Rampart St. (site of old Funky Butt)
Original 4 Second Line Parade – October 28th. 1pm. Armstrong Park 701 N Rampart St
Black Men of Labor Second Line Parade – October 28th 1pm. 1931 St Claude Ave (note, 2 rolls simultaneously)
All Saints Day Parade – Thursday November 1st. Rhodes Funeral Home, 1716 N. Claiborne Ave Field Report
We Are One Second Line Parade – Sunday November 4th Not happening, postponed and/or cancelled
Sudan Second Line Parade – Sunday November 11th. Noon. 900 N. Villere Street. Field Report
Treme Kids’ Stop the Violence and Let Me Live. 12:30pm. 1116 Henriette Delille St
Nine Times Social Aid and Pleasure Club Second Line Parade – Sunday November 18th (this club had the single best roll of last season) Noon. 3512 Louisa St. Field Report 9 Times tore it up! They tied with Sudan for best roll of this young season, and ably defended their crown as the finest S&P in the entire city.
Men and Lady Buckjumpers Second Line Parade – Sunday November 25th. Noon. 7908 Earhart Blvd These troupes are known to have the best dancers in all of New Orleans. Wear your sneakers y’all. Field Report
Dumaine Street Gang Second Line Parade – Sunday December 2nd. Noon. 900 N. Villere. Four divisions this year y’all. Here’s the Field Report
Westbank Steppers Second Line Parade – Sunday December 2nd. Noon. 1424 Hero Blvd.
New Generation Second Line Parade – Sunday December 9th. Noon. 2600 LaSalle. A.L Davis Park (Shakespeare Park) also, break out a nice warm jacket, high of 50 for the roll. And here’s the Field Report
Big 9 Second Line – Sunday December 16th. Noon. 1224 St Bernard. Field Report
Women of Class Second Line – Sunday December 23rd. 1pm. 3000 Dryades St (Portside Lounge-formerly Joe’s House of Blues, not to be confused with the fake ass House of Blues in the French Quarter) Field Report
2812 St Charles.
Lady Rollers Second Line – Sunday December 30th. 1pm start. 2812 St Charles Field Report
Perfect Gentlemen Second Line Parade – Sunday January 6th. 1pm. Corner of Rampart and Canal (near Big Easy Tattoo) Field Report
Danny Barker Day Parade – Sunday January 13th. 11am. 400 Esplanade (US Mint) short 1 hour parade
Lady Jetsetters Second Line Parade – Sunday January 13th. Cancelled. Now what are we going to do? Oh yeah, SAINTS GAME!!!
Undefeated Divas Second Line Parade – Sunday January 20th. 12:45pm. 900 N.Villere (Treme Center)
Ladies & Men of Unity Second Line Parade – Sunday January 27th. 1pm. 2433 Dryades Street.
Treme Sidewalk Steppers Second Line Parade – Sunday February 3rd. Noon. 1205 N. Rampart St. Field Report
C.T.C. Steppers Second Line Parade – Sunday February 10th. Noon. 1901 N. Claiborne Avenue Field Report
Skull and Bones Gang. Sunday Feb 17th. Not sure of time, have heard 9am and noon. Backstreet Cultural Museum. This roll has been canceled. Just got back from the museum.
Lady Jetsetters have rescheduled their canceled roll from back in January. Sun February 17th. Noon. 3704 Earhart Blvd.
Krewe du Kanaval. Friday February 22nd. 3:30pm. Congo Square (DJ Jubilee is the king) Field Report
Note the three week gap due to carnival taking over New Orleans
New Orleans Baby Doll Ladies – Tuesday March 5th. 7:45am. 1135 Washington Avenue.
Keep ‘N It Real Second Line Parade – Sunday March 10th. 1pm start. Intersection of Orleans Avenue and Bayou St John. Also, if I may. I would happily trade each and every mega super krewe that rolls during Carnival for 1 regular ol Sunday second line. Field Report
Super Sunday – Sunday March 17th. Noon. A.L Davis Park Field Report
Single Men Second Line Parade – Sunday March 17th. 2pm (yes,2pm) 2901 Conti Street
I neglected to post up about the Chosen Few second line in advance as I found out about it an hour before they started their roll. My apologies. Field Report
Revolution Second Line Parade – Sunday March 24th 1pm. Armstrong Park on Rampart. Field Report
VIP Ladies & Kids Second Line Parade – Sunday March 31st. 1pm. 3001 Loyola Avenue
Single Ladies Second Line Parade – Sunday April 7th
Ole & Nu Style Fellas Second Line Parade – Sunday April 14th
Westbank Super Sunday – Sunday April 14th
Pigeon Town Steppers Second Line Parade – Sunday April 21st. 1pm start 8539 Willow Street (btw, we’re back after a brief hiatus, say howdy when you see us out today) It was great seeing y’all out on a gorgeous afternoon. Field Report
Two week break for Jazzfest
10th Ward Buck + Winning Team Second Line – Sunday May 5th. Noon start. A.L Davis Park. Not sure if this is happening or not. Drove up there at noon, and hung out on the corner for an hour listening to BTY Youngn, Harold Melvin and Zoe Wit Da Floe but there was no sign of 10th Ward Buck. Eventually people started packing it up and heading elsewhere. Maybe they rolled maybe they didn’t.
Original Big 7 Second Line Parade – Sunday May 12th. 1pm start. 1825 Elysian Fields. Big rains coming so monitor closely. Field Report
Downtown Super Sunday (Mardi Gras Indian party) Sunday May 12th. Noon. Orleans Avenue at Bayou St John. Field Report
Backatown Community Fest. Thursday May 16th. 5:30pm. Duncan Plaza 343-349 Loyola Ave. Brass bands and S&P clubs.
Divine Ladies Second Line Parade – Sunday May 19th. 1pm. Corner of St Charles and Jackson.
Zulu Social Aid and Pleasure Club Second Line – Sunday May 19th. 2pm. 2916 Louisiana Avenue.
T7 Fest – Saturday-Sunday May 25th-26th. All day long. Under the Claiborne Avenue bridge. Brass bands, food, booze
Money Wasters Second Line Parade – Sunday May 26th. 1pm. 900 N Villere St Field Report
5th Ward Weebie party – Sunday May 26th. Noon-8pm. 2231 St. Claude Ave. Not an official second line but lots of brass and dancing in the street. Weebie’s cooking too. Free admission
New Orleans Bayou Steppers Second Line Parade – Sunday June 2nd, these guys rarely get it together
Leah Chase Memorial Second Line Parade – Tuesday June 4th. 6pm at Dooky Chase with Baby Dolls in attendance
Dr John Memorial Second Line Parade – Friday June 7th. 4pm. Kermit’s Mother In Law Lounge. 1500 N Claiborne Ave Field Report
Single Ladies Social Aid and Pleasure Club Second Line – Sunday June 9th. 1pm. 3801 Washington Ave. Field Report
Leah Chase (Official) Memorial Second Line – Monday June 10th. 1pm-ish. 1923 St Philip St Field Report
Perfect Gentlemen Second Line Parade – Sunday June 16th. 3pm. 2811 Jackson Ave. Field Report
International Day of Drumming and Healing. Juneteenth. Wednesday June 19th. 10am. Algiers Point Ferry Landing
Dr. John Memorial Second Line. Saturday June 22nd. 3pm. Orpheum Theater. 129 Roosevelt Way. Public visitation will be 7am-10:30am inside the theater. Field Report
Festigals Step Up Second Line – Saturday June 22nd. 8pm. 400 Esplanade Ave. $35. We’re not sure how they can charge this fee as the second line will roll all the way through the French Quarter. That’s going to be tough. At any rate, whatever moneys they do manage to extract from the crowd will go to the New Orleans Area American Heart Association
Uptown Swingers Second Line Parade – Sunday June 23rd (final official second line of the season). 3:30pm. 4622 Loyola. Field Report
Dave Bartholomew memorial second line – Monday June 24th. 4pm. Kermit’s Mother in Law Lounge. Field Report
Black Masking Cultural Festival – Friday July 5th. Noon-5pm. Stallings Park. Indian gangs in attendance: Golden Feather Hunters, Wild Magnolias, Young Seminole Hunters, Flaming Arrows et al
more to come
Check out our coverage from the last year’s season