Apr 082012
 

The Pigeontown Steppers and the Stooges Brass Band second line through Uptown New Orleans on Easter Sunday. (Sabree Hill, UptownMessenger.com)

The Pigeontown Steppers held their annual Easter Sunday second line through Broadmoor, Gert Town, Hollygrove and Carrollton on Sunday, and were joined by the Stooges Brass Band and the Young Hunters Mardi Gras Indians.

See our live coverage below for comments and photos from the route.

The Pigeontown Steppers are joined by hundreds of people as they second-line up Oak Street on Sunday afternoon. (Sabree Hill, UptownMessenger.com)

The Young Hunters Mardi Gras Indians, who met up with the Pigeontown Steppers in the Carrollton area, walk past the cemetary on Adams Street. (Sabree Hill, UptownMessenger.com)

The Pigeontown Steppers. (Sabree Hill, UptownMessenger.com)

A rider on the king's float smiles with a cigar in his mouth. (Sabree Hill, UptownMessenger.com)

King Steven Bernard gives a toast at the Broadway Bar in Gert Town, the second stop on the Pigeontown Steppers route. (Sabree Hill, UptownMessenger.com)

A young boy dances to the music of the Stooges Brass Band during the Pigeontown Steppers second line. (Sabree Hill, UptownMessenger.com)

The Young Hunters Mardi Gras Indians and the Pigeontown Steppers, Easter Sunday 2012. (Sabree Hill, UptownMessenger.com)

The Pigeontown Steppers. (Sabree Hill, UptownMessenger.com)

The Young Hunters Mardi Gras Indians. (Sabree Hill, UptownMessenger.com)

A man dances on a wall during the Pigeontown Steppers second line. (Sabree Hill, UptownMessenger.com)

The Stooges Brass Band. (Sabree Hill, UptownMessenger.com)

The Young Hunters Mardi Gras Indians. (Sabree Hill, UptownMessenger.com)

The Pigeontown Steppers. (Sabree Hill, UptownMessenger.com)

People dance during the Pigeontown Steppers second line. (Sabree Hill, UptownMessenger.com)

The Pigeontown Steppers. (Sabree Hill, UptownMessenger.com)

People dance during the Pigeontown Steppers. (Sabree Hill, UptownMessenger.com)

A young member of the audience at the Pigeontown Steppers second line. (Sabree Hill, UptownMessenger.com)

Two children eat snowballs during the Pigeontown Steppers second line. (Sabree Hill, UptownMessenger.com)

The Pigeontown Steppers second line passes the Ashton theatre on Apple Street in Hollygrove. (Sabree Hill, UptownMessenger.com)

Cynthia Willard Lewis, a candidate for City Council, rides near the front of the Pigeontown Steppers second line on South Claiborne Avenue. (Sabree Hill, UptownMessenger.com)

The Pigeontown Steppers second line heads down South Claiborne. (Sabree Hill, UptownMessenger.com)

The Pigeontown Steppers. (Sabree Hill, UptownMessenger.com)

A member of the Young Hunters Mardi Gras Indians. (Sabree Hill, UptownMessenger.com)

The Young Hunters Mardi Gras Indians sing as they march. (Sabree Hill, UptownMessenger.com)

The Pigeontown Steppers near the end of their route in west Carrollton. (Sabree Hill, UptownMessenger.com)

A young girl rests on a supporting shoulder during the Pigeontown Steppers second line. (Sabree Hill, UptownMessenger.com)

  • These are such amazing photos, thanks for posting!