RiseBoro’s CalabazaFest at Maria Hernandez Park celebrates all things Halloween

RiseBoro Community Partnership held its 12th annual CalabazaFest at Maria Hernandez Park in Brooklyn on Sunday.
The colorful, outdoor, cross-cultural, event celebrated the Day of the Dead, Halloween, and harvest festival traditions.
People came dressed in costumes and participants were able to carve pumpkins and enjoy live music from a mariachi band.
News 12s Julio Avila was at the festival for all of the spooky festivities.