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Members of the Perfect Gentleman Social Aid and Pleasure Club second line across Poydras Street at S. Rampart Street as they mix with Saints fans tailgating for the wild card playoff game against the Caroline Panthers in New Orleans, La., Sunday, Jan. 7, 2018.

Advocate staff photo by MAX BECHERER

The annual over-the-top spectacle of Carnival parades is almost upon us, but it's good to remember that all through the rest of the year, any day is a second-line parade day in New Orleans. Here, members of the Perfect Gentleman Social Aid and Pleasure Club second-line on Poydras Street before the Saints playoff game against the Caroline Panthers on Jan. 7.