J’ouvert in Brooklyn New York – Labor Day Sept 5th, 2011


J’ouvert in Brooklyn  New York

Monday September 5th, 2011

J’Ouvert Parade begins 4:00am and ends at 10:00am

The Parade begins at Flatbush Ave & Empire Blvd- east along Empire Blvd to Nostrand Ave- south on Nostrand to Rutland Road


J’ouvert is a large street party during carnival- J’ouvert is a contraction of the french Jour Ouvert or dawn/day break.

J’ouvers is celebrated in many caribbean island ,  Crown Heights/Flatbush Brooklyn New York and Notting Hill London UK.

The celebration festival starts well before dawn and finishes a few hours after sunrise.  The origin of the street parties with J’ouvert coincide with the empancipation from slavery .


Have a Happy and safe J’ouvert

Michele Cadogan

Fillmore Real Estate

Licensed Real Estate Associate Broker



About Cadogan's Brooklyn Real Estate Blog

Michele Cadogan is a Brooklyn NY real estate professional . She makes the process of buying, renting and selling real estate in Brooklyn a good experience. A long time Flatbush Brooklyn resident, she has a tremendous appreciation of the borough, its great history and its diverse communities. With a degree in Political Science and Economics she brings a balance perspective to the your real estate experience. Truly a professional in a people oriented business. When looking for a real estate agent in Brooklyn to help you buy or sell a home in Brooklyn , call Michele. Michele Cadogan Fillmore Real Estate Licensed Real Estate Associate Broker 917-861-9166 Your Brooklyn Real Estate Professional
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