Super Bowl Blackout Second Line planned for Sunday

"Please join us as we mourn the untimely ending of the New Orleans Saints season," reads the Facebook post announcing the second line.

by Mary Staes
January 29, 2019

Ya’ll knew it was coming: the Super Bowl Second Line.

“Please join us as we mourn the untimely ending of the New Orleans Saints season,” reads the Facebook post announcing the second line.

The second line will start at 2 p.m. at Jackson Square then proceed down Decatur Street to South Peters Street. After that it will go to Canal Street, then turn on Bourbon and disband at Iberville Street.

Kim Bergeron organized the second line, saying it was in response to what the fans wanted.

“I’ve been working on it since Monday, right after the game,” Bergeron said. “I was heartbroken, but still working on it. I knew we needed a catharsis.”

The collectible item – a penalty flag second line handkerchief.

Organizers say due to permits, throws tents, vendors or vehicles are not allowed, but participation is free.

Click here for more information about the second line.

Not watching the Super Bowl? Click here for a list of #PettyParties celebrating the Saints.

 

Mary Staes is Digital Content Lead for Very Local. She works with our freelancers and crafts content for our social media platforms and website. Before Very Local, she worked with CBS affiliate WWL-TV as a web producer and weekend assignment editor for about 4 years. She has also handled broadcast coverage for 160 Marine Reserve training facilities while she served as an active duty Marine. As a native New Orleanian, she takes being "very local" to heart. She loves being intertwined with the culture and figuring out how there are less than two degrees of separation between us all, whether...

More Local Stories

Dream House Lounge is New Orleans’ first oxygen bar and wellness lounge

The downtown lounge is bringing soul to self-care.

Guide to the Barrel and Flow Pittsburgh Beer Festival

Barrel and Flow, the nation’s only beer festival in Pittsburgh to put people of color in the spotlight is back. August 13, 2022

Take a look inside the Duquesne Incline Museum

You can’t spell funicular without F-U-N. Grab two quarters – tours are just 50 cents – and step into the year 1877’s finest in transportation technology.

Reading along the River: A guide to New Orleans independent bookstores

These 12 indie bookstores can help you find your next read and connect you to the greater New Orleans community.

Eat Play Stay: Natchitoches

In this episode of Eat Play Stay, explore Natchitoches, Louisiana, the oldest settlement in the Louisiana Purchase territory.

Not Your Average Cup of Joe: Unique Coffee Houses in Orlando

Here are three unique coffee shops where the cup of joe isn’t the only thing that’ll get you moving.

Top 407: the best breakfast sandwiches in Orlando

Here is a list of locally-owned spots to get your breakfast sandwich fix.

My Amazing Cheap Date: Orlando Festivals & Stand-Up Comedy

On this episode of “My Amazing Cheap Date” two couples explore bliss on a bun and get their game on. – for $50 or less.

What’s on the Menu: Pretty Plates

This episode of What’s on the Menu Baltimore is all about digging into the aesthetics of a perfectly plated dish and exploring the power of a beautifully designed restaurant.

Eat Play Stay: Lexington, SC

Fill your glass at a local winery, bite down on a gourmet biscuit, and cuddle up in a carriage house. Find this and more things to do in Lexington, S.C. on this episode of “Eat Play Stay Greenville.”

dream house new orleans

Dream House Lounge is New Orleans’ first oxygen bar and wellness lounge

The downtown lounge is bringing soul to self-care.

Take a look inside the Duquesne Incline Museum

You can’t spell funicular without F-U-N. Grab two quarters – tours are just 50 cents – and step into the year 1877’s finest in transportation technology.

independent bookstores

Reading along the River: A guide to New Orleans independent bookstores

These 12 indie bookstores can help you find your next read and connect you to the greater New Orleans community.

Here are 5 Coolinary New Orleans picks you need to try this summer

Coolinary is running from Aug. 1 to 31 and over 80 restaurants are participating. Here are five of our favorites that are offering something special this year.