Events - Prospect Park Alliance

Past Event

Location

Boathouse

Time

2 pm – 5 pm

Admission

Suggested donation - $10

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caribBEING Long Live Our Flag Bearers Workshop

Celebrate National Caribbean-American Heritage Month in Prospect Park with caribBEING, JOUVAYFEST COLLECTIVE, and Prospect Park Alliance. Brooklyn's Backyard will be home to a month of workshops, live music, culinary arts and other special events. Enjoy Caribbean music, dance, food, wellness and much more during this cultural celebration for Brooklynites of all ages. All participating artists and practitioners are based in Little Caribbean NYC, and hail from Haiti, Trinidad, Panama and Puerto Rico.

In this workshop, JOUVAYFEST COLLECTIVE and BUSH WO/MAN Conversations Project with Prospect Park Alliance commemorates the Flag Bearers of the past and present with interviews, historical video and live demonstrations. Long Live Our Flag Bearers workshop hopes to encourage the younger generations in maintaining this cultural art form and have fun in the process.

This event is first come, first served—no registration required.

See the full line-up of caribBEING events!

caribBEING is supported by Con Edison, Affinity Health Plan, Kings Theatre, NYC Department of Cultural Affairs, CAMBA, and New York State Council for the Arts.