NEW YORK FESTIVAL WEEKEND
1997 SCHEDULE OF EVENTS:

Aug. 28th-Thursday

Big Brass Festival-
Band competition from Trinidad and Tobago

Ole Mas Competition-
Male/Female Characters of Bands

Aug. 29th- Friday

Kids Show - 12-4pm
"Stay in School", "Save the Students"

International Night - 8pm-until
Salsa, Latin, Haitian, Chutney, Soca, and Jazz Bands performing

Aug. 30th- Saturday

Kiddy Parade - 10am-5pm

Steel Band Panorama - 8pm-until
Competition of all Steel Bands

Aug. 31st- Sunday

Kids Event - 1-5pm
Competition for King and Queen Band, Male/Female Character Competition

Grand Finale/Di Maanche Gras - 8pm-until
King and Queen competition, all competitors and top bands

Sept. 1st- Monday

Big Street Festival- 10am- 6pm
Festival begins at Utica and Eastern Parkway, ends at Grand Army Plaza. Delicious food, great bands, wonderful music, and fabulous costumes!

All activities will be taking place at the Brooklyn Museum Grounds (unless otherwise stated). All morning and afternoon events are free of charge. Doors open at 7pm for all evening events with show starting at 8:00pm. Admission fee for all evening activities.


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