by Red Cotton
One of the most thrilling parades of the season! Five divisions, six bands - its more than a notion!
(route details below the jump!)
Dedicated to the memory of Bro. Harold "Big Roe" Cooper
Start: Young Men Olympian Junior Benevolent Association, Inc. Hall, 2101 South Liberty Street. Up South Liberty St. to Jackson Avenue. Left on Jackson Ave. to Brainard St. Right on Brainard to Philip St. Up Philip St. to Baronne St. Up Baronne St. to Second Street. Right on Second Street to Dryades Street.
Stop: Sportsman's Lounge, 2433 Dryades St. Back to Second Street to Danneel St. Left on Danneel St. to Louisiana Avenue. Right on Louisiana Ave. to LaSalle Street. Down LaSalle.
Stop: Jazzy Wings, 3328 LaSalle Street. Down LaSalle Street to Washington Avenue. Left on Washington Avenue to Magnolia Street. Left on Magnolia St. to Louisiana Avenue. Right on Louisiana.
Stop: Big Man's Lounge, 2938 Louisiana Ave. Up Louisiana to South Claiborne Avenue. Right on S. Claiborne to Martin Luther King, Jr. Boulevard. Out MLK.
Stop: Club S&S (formerly Club Bali), 2600 Martin Luther King, Jr. Blvd. Down MLK to Simon Bolivar Boulevard. Right on Simon Bolivar to Jackson Ave. Right on Jackson Ave. to S. Liberty Street. Right on S. Liberty to Josephine Street.
Disband: The home of the Young Men Olympian Junior Benevolent Association, Inc., 2101 S. Liberty Street.
Bro. Alfred "Bucket" Carter
Bro. Richard Martin, Sr.
Bro. Stephen Solomon, Sr.
Bro. Johnny Smith
Bro. Jerome Temple - Grand Marshall