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Tag: West Indian American Day Carnival

Haitian Mas Camp Banboche Mas Takes the Parkway for West Indian American Day Parade
arts culture video, New York, Video

Haitian Mas Camp Banboche Mas Takes the Parkway for West Indian American Day Parade

By Alva French After a hiccup last year that prevented the predominantly Haitian band to take the parkway last year,…

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Haitian Mas Group to March In Annual West Indian American Parade Not Allowed on Parkway
Arts & Culture, New York

Haitian Mas Group to March In Annual West Indian American Parade Not Allowed on Parkway

After much fanfare and excitement around Banboche Mas, one of Haiti’s first mas camp, taking part in the 51st West Indian American Day Parade, the masqueraders and float were not allowed to take part in the festivities after failing to pass inspection at a checkpoint on Buffalo Avenue and Eastern Parkway.