WIADCA Carnival Events

Soca artist Devyn joins Lyrikal on the Brooklyn Museum stage during Brassfest in 2011.
Photo by William Farrington

SUMMER JAM YOUTH FEST

Aug. 30 @ 10:00 am – 1:00 pm EDT

Brooklyn Museum, 200 Eastern Parkway

Brooklyn, NY 11238 United States

West Indian American Day Carnival Association presents Summer Jam Youth Fest Concert on Friday, Aug. 30, 2019 featuring rising stars and popular DJ’S. Partners provide resources to encourage youth to pursue their educational and career goals. Hosted by Young Devyn, showtime 10:00 am to 1:00 pm. Admission free.

BRASSFEST – BROOKLYN’S SAVANNAH GRASS

Aug. 30 @ 6:00 pm – Aug. 31 @ 3:00 am EDT

Brooklyn Museum, 200 Eastern Parkway

Brooklyn, NY 11238 United States

West Indian American Day Carnival Association presents Brassfest “Brooklyn’s Savannah Grass” on Friday, Aug. 30, 2019 featuring Kes, Patrice Roberts, Farmer Nappy, Skinny Fabulous, Lyrikal, Problem Child, Motto, Teddyson John, Leonce, Asa Banton and Rayzor. General Admission $65. VIP $125. Prices increase day of the event & no refunds hosted by MC Wassy, Giselle The Wassi One & Vibes Man Redman. Music by DJ Spice, DJ Norie, Freeze International, DJ Rashad…

JUNIOR CARNIVAL PARADE

Aug. 31 @ 9:00 am – 4:00 pm EDT

Brooklyn Museum, 200 Eastern Parkway

Brooklyn, NY 11238 United States

West Indian American Day Carnival Association presents Junior Carnival Parade on Saturday, Aug. 31, 2019 featuring live performances from junior kings and queens and individual characters of the band. Begin at Kingston Avenue and Saint John’s Place, continues to Franklin Avenue to President Street ending into Brooklyn Museum Ground. Entrance on Eastern Parkway. General Admission $5 . No refunds. Hosted by MC Jemma Jordan doors 9:00 am to 4:00 pm

PANORAMA 2019

Aug. 31 @ 7:00 pm – Sept. 1 @ 3:00 am EDT

Brooklyn Museum, 200 Eastern Parkway

Brooklyn, NY 11238 United States

West Indian American Day Carnival Association presents Panorama 2019 on Saturday, Aug. 31, 2019 featuring ADLIB, CASYM, Despers USA, D’Radoes, Harmony Music Makers, Pan Fantasy, Philadelphia Pan Stars, Pan Evolution, Crossfire Steel Orchestra (Participating Bands Subject To Change). General admission $45. Prices increase day of the event & no refunds hosted by MC Wassy, Giselle The Wassi One & Vibes Man Redman. Music by DJ Spice, Backyard Sounds, One Plus and Bench Warmers.

SUNDAY NIGHT MAS’ DIMANCHE GRAS AN ALL WHITE AFFAIR!!

Sept. 1 @ 7:00 pm – Sept.2 @ 1:00 am EDT

Brooklyn Museum, 200 Eastern Parkway

Brooklyn, NY 11238 United States

West Indian American Day Carnival Association presents Sunday Night Mas Dimanche Gras “All White Affair” on Sunday, Sept. 1, 2019 featuring live performances by Calypso Rose, GBM Nutron, Tallpree and Lavaman backed by The Sunshine Band. This grand finale highlights kings and queens of the Band, Individual And Ole’ Mas’ Costume Presentations, Panorama 2019 Winners, Caribbean Cultural Creations And Kaisokah Moko Jumbies. General Admission: $35. Prices increase day of the event.

NEW YORK CARIBBEAN CARNIVAL PARADE

Sept. 2 @ 11:00 am – 6:00 pm EDT

Brooklyn Museum, 200 Eastern Parkway

Brooklyn, NY 11238 United States

West Indian American Day Carnival Association presents New York Caribbean Carnival Parade on Monday, Sept. 2, 2019 featuring The colorful spectacular of Caribbean American Carnival on Eastern Parkway cultural row. Route begins at Schenectady Avenue along Eastern Parkway with a grand finale at Brooklyn Museum. Free to all from 11:00 am to 6:00 pm.

MISS WIADCA 2019

Sept. 21 @ 8:00 pm – 11:00 pm EDT

The search is on for MISS WIADCA 2019 on Saturday, July 20, 2019 from 8:00 pm to 11:00 pm. The venue is to be confirmed. Admission $40 in advance. Areas of Competition: Introduction Swim Wear Carnival Costume Talent Evening Gown On Stage Question Special Awards Miss Congeniality Miss Photogenic Community Service Award in honor of William Howard.

For more information, please contact Cheryl 347.423.8645 | Cecille 646.271.3649 | Nadia 917.374.9694 | Beverly 646.269.8446 | WIADCA’S Office 718.467.1797

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