New Orleans-style jazz band splashes some Mardi Gras energy at Union Station

CW_160209_9394_formationThe Metro Art Presents series of arts and cultural events featured  the New Orleans Traditional Jazz Band on Fat Tuesday, Feb. 9 at Union Station. The six-piece, Los Angeles based band led a spirited musical procession through the station for Mardi Gras, dazzling rush hour commuters and unsuspecting passersby, who stopped to listen and dance on the way to their destinations.

More photos below:

CW_160209_9333_trombone CW_160209_9360_beads CW_160209_9421_parasol CW_160209_9428_waving CW_160209_9610_dapper CW_160209_9732_sax CW_160209_9746_dancingboys CW_160209_9917_hilarion