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Some one million people turned out for the annual celebration in Crown Heights.
It's Labor Day weekend, which means it's time for one of the city's biggest gatherings: The West Indian American Day Parade, which turns Eastern Parkway into a huge party.
De Blasio said he wouldn't consider cancelling J'Ouvert until doing a "full review."
"J'Ouvert means just being free and open to express ourselves."
Thousands of NYPD officers, dozens of cameras, hundreds of lights, and many community members will work to contain crime at Sunday night's J'Ouvert party.
More than a million people packed onto Eastern Parkway for hours of twerking, daggering, dancing, and showing off to fantastically loud music.
It's the city's most exuberant parade!
About a million people headed to Brooklyn to experience the excitement.