Whether celebrating July 4th, American Independence Day, or February's African American History Month, Brooklyn is rich in special "heritage" events. Indeed, every month there's a different cultural or ethnic celebration in multi-cultural Brooklyn that's the occasion for a special concert, lectures, a parade or festivity of some sort. Find out what's going on, in addition to the boroughs many musical, artistic, food, film and neighborhood events.
Martin Luther King. Photo from Nobel Prize site.
Sakura Matsuri at the Brooklyn Botanic Garden