Rockaway Caribbean Carnival 2017
Senator Sanders invites you to come out to Rockaway and celebrate! The Senator is collaborating with the West Indian American Day Carnival Association for the inaugural Rockaway Caribbean Carnival. It will take place on Saturday from 11am to 5pm.
Saturday, August 19, 2017 (11am – 5pm)
Beach 20 [map]
Far Rockaway [A]
Beach 21 [Q22] [Q114] [n33]
Both Q52 and Q53 buses have stops near Queens Center Mall and it goes directly to Rockaway Beach. Get off the first stop once you reach Rockaway and then transfer to Q22 bus
The parade will start on Mott Avenue and Beach 20th Street and continue to Seagirt Blvd ending at Beach 17th amphitheater in the park. There will be local youth performances, entertainment and culturally related activities. Residents will have the opportunity to participate in the festivities by patronizing various vendors like the Edgemere Food Fair, which assisted in the planning of the event, and markets, and wearing costumes that will be available to the public for purchase or rent through ENJ Productions, which also assisted in the event planning process.