Labor Day 2019

Monday, September 2, 2019
This U.S. holiday celebrates organized labor and is the unofficial end of summer

J’Ouvert Parade 2019

Monday, September 2, 2019
PROSPECT PARK, Brooklyn ~ The J’Ouvert Parade forms at Grand Army Plaza, marches through the Park, to Empire, and down Nostrand to Midwood St

West Indian Day Parade 2019 NYC’s Labor Day Carnival

Thu-Mon, Aug 29-Sep 2, 2019
Reggae Afrobeats Soca
Summer Jam Youth Fest
Junior Carnival Parade
Panorama Steelband Championship
Dimanche Gras Carnival Sunday Party
VIP Breakfast
CROWN HEIGHTS, Brooklyn ~ The Brooklyn Museum and the Parade on Eastern Avenue turns the neighborhood into a Caribbean Carnival

Labor Day Weekend 2019

Fri-Mon, Aug 30 – Sep 2, 2019
The long weekend that celebrates the U.S. labor movement is also the unofficial end of summer

Hurricane Dorian mostly misses Puerto Rico

Wednesday, August 28, 2019
PUERTO RICO ~ There was some intense rain and flooding near Ponce. The eastern end of the island got some rain. Culebra got heavy rain and there is a flood watch, but Dorian mostly missed Puerto Rico.

Gerardo Contino y los Habaneros are NYC’s best Cuban dance band

Friday, September 6, 2019
EL BARRIO, EAST HARLEM, NYC ~ It’s a special edition White Party at Artspace PS109

Talk to your members of Congress at a local Town Hall Meeting

August 5 to September 6
YOUR NEIGHBORHOOD ~ Town halls enable you to share your concerns directly with the Representatives and Senators who represent you in the U.S. Congress. Take your kids so they learn how our system works.