Exploring Music

Latin Carnival

Monday, March 10, 2014

In honor of Carnival season, host Bill McGlaughlin explores the music from Latin American composers, including Padilla, Ponce, Ginastera, Villa-Lobos and Piazzolla.



Look | Brooklyn's West Indian-American Day Carnival Parade

Monday, September 05, 2011

The 2011 West Indian American Day Carnival parade made its way up Eastern Parkway in Brooklyn on Monday. The carnival, which is the city's annual celebration of Caribbean culture, brought about 2 million people to the borough. Check out photos of the parade here.

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Celebrating Mardi Gras with King's Cake and Good Luck

Monday, March 07, 2011

For the Mardi Gras lover with a sweet tooth, a slice of King's Cake might be the best way to celebrate.



A Carnival Comes to the Park Avenue Armory

Sunday, October 10, 2010

This summer's state fairs have for the most part taken their funnel cakes and trans fats out of the Big Apple. But New Yorkers looking for campy fun this weekend need look no further than Manhattan's Park Avenue.