by Red Cotton
(parade routes and details below the jump!)
SINGLE LADIES SOCIAL AID & PLEASURE CLUB 15TH ANNUAL PARADE SUNDAY, APRIL 22, 2012 - 1-5pm
Start: Foxx II Lounge, Washington Ave. and S. Rocheblave St. Out Washington to S. Dorgenois. Right on Dorgenois to Martin Luther King Jr. Boulevard. Right on MLK to S. Prieur.
Stop: Single Men. Out MLK to S. Liberty Street
Stop: Prince of Wales. Continue out MLK to Dryades. Right on Dryades to S. Andrew Street. Left on S. Andrew.
Stop: VOSM, 1718 St. Andrew St. Ms Erma' House (Tribute to Mr. John West). Right on Brainard St. Right on Phillip, left on Baronne, right on Second St. to Dryades.
Stop: Sportsman's Lounge. Continue out Second to Danneel St. Left on Danneel to Washington Ave. Right on Washington to S. Liberty St.
Stop: 2717-19 S. Liberty St. Continue out Washington to LaSalle. Left on LaSalle to Louisiana Ave. Left on Louisiana to Liberty.
Stop: Liberty and Louisiana (Tribute to Grandma Dot). Continue out Louisiana to Dryades. Left on Dryades to Seventh Street.
Disband: Joe's House of Blues
2011-2012 Junior Royal Court
His Majesty Cornelius Lazard, Jr.
Her Majesty Trinity Payton
Music By: Hot 8 Brass Band
SUNDAY, APRIL 22, 2012 - 1:30 P.M.
Big Chief Tyrone Casby and the Mohawk Hunters present the West Fest Mardi Gras Indian Parade. Most of the activities center around L.B. Landry High School on Whitney Avenue where the procession starts and ends and where there will be food, rides and music throughout the day.
The Indian Parade, which will be led by the Small Souljas Brass Band and the West Bank Steppers Social Aid & Pleasure Club, heads down Whitney to Newton St. and turns left on Newton. It proceeds down Newton to Teche Street and turns left. It continues down Teche to Lamarque Street, turns left on Lamarque and heads back to L.B. Landry High School.