Kids' events kick off West Indian Day festivities

The annual West Indian Day festivities kicked off this morning with a kids' carnival.The Junior Carnival parade features music, dancing and children in costumes.Parents say

CROWN HEIGHTS - The annual West Indian Day festivities kicked off this morning with a kids' carnival.

The Junior Carnival parade features music, dancing and children in costumes.

Parents say having a separate parade for kids is about passing on tradition and culture to their American-born children.

The West Indian Day Parade is Monday.

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