What to do in New York: New York Events like the Columbus Day Parade Offer Excitement for the Entire Family.
New York Events like the annual Columbus Day Parade in New York City honor more than just this namesake explorer and the corresponding holiday.
New York Events like The Columbus Day Parade feature fantastic floats and musical performances. New York Events like this fun Parade celebrate the bond between Italian-Americans and New York City. The Fifth Avenue spectacle brings nearly 1 million spectators to a Columbus Day Parade featuring more than 35,000 marchers.
Each year, you’ll find more than 100 groups, including bands, floats, and contingents participating in a parade that is a cherished tradition in New York City.
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The Columbus Day parade really does transform Fifth Avenue each year, and it seems to get bigger and bigger as time goes by. Parade marchers from all over the world come to march with pride alongside other happy participants, and this globally-televised New York Event sees millions of viewers on the TV.
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Come and join in the experience on this exciting day, as the Parade Committee has spent countless hours to bring you the best bands and entertainment for a memorable Parade. Grab your spot on the Fifth Avenue Parade route and get ready for a fun-filled day. Red carpet performances often take place on Fifth Avenue, between 67th and 69th Streets.
The spirit of exploration and courage is alive and well at the Columbus Day Parade, just as it was on Columbus’ 1492 expedition. At the Parade, you’ll encounter more than a dozen high-school bands and professional groups from the United States and Italy, including traditional folk groups and groups offering cutting-edge design and entertainment.
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