Dimanche Gras event held ahead of West Indian Day Parade


The West Indian Day Parade starts Monday, but an event was also held on Dimanche Gras, or Carnival Sunday, outside of the Brooklyn Museum.
Attendees arrived in droves wearing white for the event.
Costumes were judged by a panel looking for both artistry and creativity.
The West Indian American Day Carnival Association also showcased performances ahead of the parade.