Monday, September 5, 2016

Event: WIADCA presents “One Caribbean, One People, One Voice” - the 49th Annual New York Caribbean Parade on Monday, September 5, 2016 — Brooklyn, NY USA

WIADCA's New York Caribbean Labor Day Parade” Sept 5, 2016
Event: WIADCA presents “One Caribbean, One People, One Voice” - the 49th Annual New York Caribbean Parade on Monday, September 5, 2016 — Brooklyn, NY USA; Contact Information: West Indian American Day Carnival Association(WIADCA); Address: 323-325 Rogers Ave., Brooklyn, New York 11225; Phone: (718) 467-1797; Email: wiadcainc@gmail.com;  Website: http://www.wiadcacarnival.org
Event Description: “Under the theme, 'One Caribbean, One People, One Voice,' the 49th annual New York Caribbean Carnival kicks off in Brooklyn Thursday with four days of music-filled shows and a procession of young masqueraders before climaxing on Labor Day with the carnival parade along Eastern Parkway, all presented by the West Indian American Day Carnival Association ... Labor Day Monday, Sept 5: The 46th annual New York Caribbean Carnival Parade travels west on Eastern Parkway from Schenectady Ave. to Washington Ave. in Brooklyn, from 11 a.m. to 6 p.m. A procession of mas band and floats move along the parade route, which is lined with spectators and scores of vendors selling Caribbean food and beverages, arts and crafts, clothing, jewelry and other items ... ”Read more: NY Daily News - WIADCA's New York Caribbean Labor Day Parade
About WIADCA: “New York Caribbean Carnival Week 2015 takes place the first week of September. The lineup of festivities highlights the rich culture and contributions of the borough’s Caribbean community, headlined by the annual Labor Day parade on Eastern Parkway that attracts more spectators than any other event in New York City. According to data from the 2010 US Census, Caribbean-Americans comprise 16.4 percent of Brooklyn’s population. Borough President Adams and others will celebrate the rich tradition of WIADCA and encourage all New Yorkers to take part in the upcoming celebrations ...   For ticket info call (718) 467-1797 or visit http://www.wiadcacarnival.org.”Read more: WIADCA's New York Caribbean Labor Day Parade
For further information: http://www.wiadcacarnival.org/ and https://www.facebook.com/BrooklynLaborDayCarnival. Related Article: NY Daily News - WIADCA's New York Caribbean Labor Day Parade.

The Start ~ Sesame Flyers Band @ The West Indian Day Parade - video by FeteTV

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