People participate in the Queer Liberation march to celebrate Pride in New York City, U.S. June 27, 2021.
People hang out at The Shrine in the Harlem neighborhood in the Manhattan borough in New York City, U.S. July 4, 2021.
People hang out at Sexy Taco in the Harlem neighborhood in the Manhattan borough in New York City, U.S. July 4, 2021.
People dance together to a loud speaker in Washington Square Park in New York City, U.S. June 7, 2021.
David Ortiz (R) offers boxing gloves for the next informal boxing match while others celebrate in Washington Square Park in New York City, U.S. June 7, 2021.
A person stands in the fountain in Washington Square Park in New York City, U.S. June 7, 2021.
People dance in the fountain of Washington Square Park to celebrate Pride in New York City, U.S. June 27, 2021.
People participate in the annual West Indian Day Parade
Vodou practitioners walk in a procession to the sea in order to call the Spirit Agwe on a beach in Queens, NY
Hougan Amer assists a Vodou practitioner who is possessed by the Spirit Agwe
These two Vodou religious leaders are possessed by Gede at the same time. The woman in purple sits underneath a painting of the Catholic representation of Gede, St. Gerard.
A "Gede Fet", a Haitian Vodou ceremony, is celebrated in Brooklyn,
A Hougan (religious leader) is possessed by a member of the extensive Gede spirit family, a Gede called Reserve. There are literally hundreds of different "types" of Gedes in the Vodou pantheon.
Jouvert Carnival in Brooklyn Participants of Jouvert get ready in central Brooklyn neighborhood of Flatbush at 12 am. on September 1, 2014.
Jouvert Carnival in Brooklyn Participants step off for their "parade" at midnight in the neighborhood of Flatbush on September 1, 2014.
The lone parade truck is surrounded by revelers in central Brooklyn.
A Jab Jab manifestation with Grenadian flag. single quasi religious character called the Jab jab meaning the Devil in creole.
A group of Jab jabs take a break from the parade route- Jab jab means the Devil in creole.
A Jab Jab manifestation
People ride bicycles in Halloween costumes during "Bike Kill 13"
"Bike Kill" is an annual gathering of builders and riders of home-made bicycles that culminates in a tall bike jousting competition.
People participate in a bike jousting event during "Bike Kill 13"
People in costumes speak with each other during "Bike Kill 12"
MR(S) Williamsburg Pageant Contestants in Williamsburg, Brooklyn
People participate in the 36th annual Mermaid Parade in Coney Island
People participate in a group prayer session for the Muslim holiday Eid Al Adha in the Brooklyn
Two women stand underneath a deer head and the American flag during the 98th Running of the Far Hills Race Meeting
People in bathing suits run into the ocean during the annual Coney Island Polar Bear Club New Year's Day swim
A girl brings a baby duck to the Easter Parade and Bonnet Festival along 5th Avenue
Easter Parade and Bonnet Festival along 5th Avenue
People wear Easter bonnets during in the annual Easter Parade and Bonnet Festival on Fifth Avenue in New York City
A woman reacts to the sun coming out of the clouds during in the annual Easter Parade and Bonnet Festival on Fifth Avenue in New York City
People participate in the annual Westminster Kennel Club dog show
A Standard Poodle named Siba wins Best in Show during the annual Westminster Kennel Club dog
A man dressed as a Santa walks past a mural while participating in the annual SantaCon pub crawl
People participate in a Jewish religious ceremony called Srifes Chumetz involving a ritual burning of a bonfire before the start of Passover in Brooklyn
People celebrate the life of David Bowie in Brooklyn
Milky Lin (L),19 and her friend Camellia Zhong, 18, wear Lolita style fashion at the Brooklyn Botanic Garden's Cherry Blossom Festival
A clowns throws confetti near police officers on 6th Ave. during the annual Macy's Thanksgiving Day parade
People participate in the annual St. Patrick's Day parade along 5th
Armando “Chick” Galella gets emotional after a wreath-laying ceremony aboard the Intrepid Sea, Air and Space Museum the on December 7, 2017 in New York City. The 96 year old Galella was the only survivor to attend the ceremony commemorating the 76th anniversary of the attack on Pearl Harbor.
A woman walks with an umbrella along Fifth Ave. on a rainy day