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African American Day Parade

African American Day Parade

New Yorkers flocked to Harlem to see the 43rd annual African American Parade on September 16.

Bronx Central Americans Celebrate Their Independence

Bronx Central Americans Celebrate Their Independence

This month, several Central American nations celebrate their independence. Bronx Central Americans filled Southern Boulevard and Crotona Park with a sea of blue and white.

Brazilian Day 2012

Brazilian Day 2012

Brazilian Day 2012 was celebrated September 2nd in “Little Brazil,” along 46th Street in Manhattan.

Bronx Natives Boogie Down in Brooklyn at the West Indian Parade

Bronx Natives Boogie Down in Brooklyn at the West Indian Parade

This year’s parade was another big hit, with thousands of people coming from all over New York City to enjoy in the festivities.

Bronx Dominicans Celebrate Their Heritage

Bronx Dominicans Celebrate Their Heritage

On July 29, the Grand Concourse transformed into a sea of red, white and blue to celebrate one of the Bronx’s biggest and most influential communities.

Puerto Rican Day Parade 2012

Puerto Rican Day Parade 2012

Thousands crowded the Bronx Riviera’s boardwalk to get a glimpse of the fireworks over the Long Island Sound.

Potho Mela in Parkchester

Potho Mela in Parkchester

Bangladeshis celebrate a community street fair with vendors, music and food. Many of the attendees are recent immigrants from Bangladesh.

Bronxites Salute America

Bronxites Salute America

Thousands attended the annual event on Fifth Avenue.

Bronx Dominican Parade Preparations

Bronx Dominican Parade Preparations

In July, thousands of Dominicans will line up along the Grand Concourse to celebrate their homeland. The build-up to that event began on June 25.