Meet our Sponsors. The vital support that they provide year after year keeps the event FREE thereby attracting many visitors to the City of Hartford. Empowered to do better: The continued support from our valued sponsors, empowers our team of volunteers at West Indian Independence Celebrations, Inc. the organization responsible for the planning and presentation of the West Indian Independence Celebration which showcases and promotes West Indian/Caribbean culture, food, music, and people. The event also serves to connect natives and also future generations of West Indians born in the United States with their heritage. The State of Connecticut boasts a large population of West Indian/Caribbean American, this event serves not only for entertainment but educate and highlight this diversity in Connecticut/New England.
Media Release & Event Notice
You may be photographed at any WIIC Hartford event for West Indian Independence Celebration, Inc's promotional purposes. These event photos may be used at WIIC Hartford’s discretion for promotional purposes without your specific written consent and/or without compensation.
You must be 21 or older with valid ID to consume alcohol at certain vendors. WIIC Harford promotes responsible drinking.