The New Orleans Mardi Gras Indian Council has announced official route info and the music lineup for Super Sunday events.
Super Sunday 2018 falls on March 18, the night before St. Joseph's Day. Mardi Gras Indians from throughout the New Orleans area parade through Uptown, typically beginning around A.L. Davis park. The procession begins around 1 p.m., with a festival in the park beginning at 11 a.m., with food trucks and vendors on surrounding streets. Indians also take to the streets on St. Joseph's night
There are two stages with music and appearances from the Hot 8, Stooges and the Troop brass bands, with DJ Captain Charles, DJ Jubilee and DJ Maniac, Gina Brown, Rechell Cook, Lucky Lou and Da Crew, Ree Generation Band, the Young Men Olympians, Lady Buckjumpers, and B.R.W Singing Group.
Council Chief Howard Miller announced the route: from A.L. Davis park at Washington Avenue and LaSalle Street, it moves to Simon Bolivar Avenue, left on Martin Luther King Jr. Boulevard, left on Claiborne Avenue, and left on Washington to return to the park.