1028 St. John's Place
Brooklyn, NY 11213
2011 West Indian American Day Parade
Mon, Sep 05, 2011, 11:00 am - 6:00 pm
Free admission (all visitors, all hours)
This Labor Day parade is a celebration of West Indian culture, song and dance. Hundreds of thousands of West Indian Americans, Brooklynites and New Yorkers of all backgrounds stake out a spot along the parade route, which runs down Eastern Parkway, Brooklyn from Schenectady Avenue to Grand Army Plaza.
The festivities include live music performances, dance demonstrations, elaborate costumes and floats, samples of West Indian cuisine and a United Nations-worthy collection of flags.