By Seitu Oronde On Sunday, September 3rd, 2023, Harlem photojournalist Seitu Oronde was in the groove at the West Indian Day Parade in Brooklyn, NY.
On Sunday, September 5, 2022, Harlem photo essayist Seitu Oronde was at the West Indian Day Parade in Brooklyn, New York.
Photographs by Seitu Oronde On Monday, September 4th, 2017 the West Indian Day Parade took over Eastern Parkway again this summer with folks from Harlem to Hollis in Brooklyn, New York.
New York City’s annual West Indian American Day Carnival, held on Labor Day, will head to Crown Heights in Brooklyn once again for a day of festivities that celebrates the history, culture, music, food, and people from myriad Caribbean countries.
By Seitu Oronde The first annual Golden Krust Caribbean Bakery & Grill National Jamaican Patty Eating Contest as part of the West Indian Day Parade 2015 was held on Sunday, September 6th at outside the Brooklyn Museum in Crown Heights.
By Etu Evans Prepare to be mesmerized by revelers shaking their tail feathers, while gazing at others flaunting neon strapped ensembles to cattle horn headpieces.
Photographs by Seitu Oronde On Labor Day, Monday, September 5th, 2016, Seitu Oronde was at the 46th Anniversary West Indian Day Parade (which was started in Harlem) in Jamiaca, New York.
Photographs by Seitu Oronde On Sunday, September 17th, 2017 the 48th annual African American Day Parade took over Adam Clayton Blvd., again this summer with folks in Harlem, NY.
Many slaves brought the tradition of African outdoor ceremonies to the Caribbean. However, once enslaved, they were prohibited from holding public celebrations despite their slaveholders’ engagement in street parades like Mardi Gras.
Get ready for one of New York’s most colorful and festive parades — as New Yoricans and Haricans celebrate the 55th annual Puerto Rican Day Parade on Sunday, June 10, at 11 am, 2012.
Borough President Gale Brewer writes the heat and humidity are breaking! Scroll all the way down for our third weekly “Quirk Of The Week.” COVID (We have plenty of free test kits and masks available for pickup during business hours at my district office: 563 Columbus Ave. at 87th St.) The COVID Omicron variant BA.5—which has been…
Photographs by Seitu Oronde On Monday, September 19th, 2017, at the Congressional Black Caucus (CBC) in New York, New York.
City Parks Foundation is excited to announce the 2023 season of Capital One City Parks Foundation SummerStage and only a few minutes from Harlem.
Richard Welstead Croker November 24, 1843 – April 29, 1922, known as “Boss Croker,” was an Irish American political boss who was a leader of New York City’s Tammany Hall.
Adelaide Louise Hall, 20 October 1901 – 7 November 1993, was a Harlem and UK-based jazz singer and entertainer.