Pete Fountain’s Funeral & Second Line through the FQ: August 18, 2016

French Quarter filming: Friday, August 12, 2016
August 11, 2016
Presentations from the FQBA Luncheon on August 18, 2016
August 18, 2016

A public visitation begins at St. Louis Cathedral in the French Quarter at 9 a.m., with “words of remembrance” at 11:30 a.m., and Mass at noon.

The service will be followed by a second line parade. According to a representative from Lake Lawn Funeral Home, which is handling arrangements for Fountain’s family, the parade will begin at the cathedral on Jackson Square, turn right on St. Peter Street, then left on Royal Street, finishing at the Monteleone Hotel.

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