National Puerto Rican Day Parade in NYC – 2016

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59th Annual National Puerto Rican Day Parade Sunday, June 12, 2016 (Always the 2nd Sunday in June) Fifth Avenue between 44th Street and 79th Street (NYC) Broadcast: WABC 7, New York Along Fifth Avenue between 44th Street and 79th Street Visit the Official Site here… A parade held in honor … Continue reading

10th Annual Dance Parade and Festival – 2016

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10th Annual Dance Parade and Festival Taking place on Saturday, May 21, 2016 Participants will gather at and around 22nd and 21st Streets between Park Avenue and Fifth Avenue. The parade itself will start off at 1:00 pm and work it’s way down Broadway and onto University Place. At East … Continue reading

Orchid Show at the NY Botanical Garden – 2016

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Annual Orchid Show at the NY Botanical Garden in the Bronx: Orchidelirium February 27–April 17, 2016 “A spectacle of orchid species beckons the eye upward during this year’s Orchid Show, a breathtaking presentation spotlighting the aerial beauty of this iconic flower through hanging baskets, colorful living columns, and the centerpiece: a … Continue reading

96th Annual Veterans Day Parade – 2015

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96th Annual Veterans Day Parade Taking place on Tuesday, November 11, 2015 From 11:30 pm – 3:30 pm Along Fifth Avenue, from 26th Street to 56th Street Honoring living and deceased U.S. servicemen and women. Participating will be active units from all branches of the military as well as veterans … Continue reading

78th Annual Pulaski Parade – 2015

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78th Annual Pulaski Parade Sunday, October 4, 2015 Along Fifth Avenue Visit the official site… The Pulaski Day Parade has been held annually within New York City since 1937. It commemorates Kazimierz Pulaski (March 6, 1745 – October 11, 1779) who emigrated to America to help in the cause of … Continue reading

German-American Steuben Parade of New York – 2015

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German-American Steuben Parade of New York Taking place on Saturday, September 19, 2015 Along Fifth Avenue from 64th Street to 86th Street. The parade features up to 50 groups from Germany, Austria and Switzerland as well as German groups from other countries. The first Steuben Parade was held in Queens, … Continue reading