Celebrations under way for West Indian carnival

The West Indian-American Day Parade is not for another month but celebrations are already under way.Parade leaders and organizers met at Gracie Mansion to honor

BROOKLYN - The West Indian-American Day Parade is not for another month but celebrations are already under way.

Parade leaders and organizers met at Gracie Mansion to honor one of Brooklyn's biggest celebrations in the yearly kick-off event.

The parade is in it's 44th year and this year's theme is "One Caribbean Family."

advertisement | advertise on News 12

Trending Video

The victims, both males, are 15 and 18 1 The Buzz: East 55th Street shooting
Justin Johnson's mother says her son attended a 2 Brooklyn family still searching for son's killer
3 VIDEO: NY Doll Collection showcases new line of dolls for spring
News 12 Brooklyn asked residents what the most 4 Word on the Street: Traffic congestion
VIDEO: United Way of Westchester, Putnam to expand 5 VIDEO: United Way of Westchester, Putnam to expand call center

advertisement | advertise on News 12

Features

Sorry to interrupt...

Your first 5 are free

Access to News12 is free for Optimum, Comcast®, Time Warner® and Service Electric℠ video customers.

Please enjoy 5 complimentary views to articles, photos, and videos during the next 30 days.

LOGIN SUBSCRIBE