2016 West Indian American Day Parade with dazzling photos

The annual West Indian American Day Parade is one of New York City’s most vibrant and popular events. And yesterday’s festivities didn’t disappoint. More than 2 million people — of all ages, cultures, and affiliations — celebrated along Easter Parkway from Schenectady Avenue to Grand Army Plaza, many decked out in fantastic body paint and […]

West Indian American Day Parade delivers stunning visuals of rich Caribbean culture

This Labor Day, the annual West Indian American Day Parade adorned the Brooklyn streets with colorful costumes, dancing, signature Caribbean dishes, island music, and good spirits. The parade — which began in the 1930s in Harlem and was relocated to Brooklyn in the 1960s — allows attendees to experience some of the best parts of Caribbean culture, […]