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THE DANCE PARADE

The Dance Parade is back!

Come and join in the festive fun and joy at the 16th Annual Dance Parade’s DanceFest, which includes:

  • performances on three stages 
  • “Experience Dance Booths,” where you can learn various dance styles 
  • a dance party

NY1 and NY1 Noticias will be there bringing energy, music and fun, with a live DJ and giveaways.

May 21, 3 p.m.-7 p.m.
Tompkins Square Park, East 10th Street and Avenue A, Manhattan
Free to the public

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(Photo by Peter Cai)

PAST EVENTS

THE 48th ANNUAL VILLAGE HALLOWEEN PARADE

On Sunday, Oct. 31, NY1 joined thousands of participants and spectators to mark the return of the Annual Village Halloween Parade! It was a fun-filled night with spectacular floats, costumes, music and high energy.

2019 HALLOWEEN CELEBRATIONS IN OTHER BOO-ROUGHS

In 2019, NY1 partnered with local businesses to host neighborhood Halloween celebrations throughout the city. Attendees enjoyed family friendly activities and the #NY1Boo Crew was there to join in on the fun.

Ho’Brah’s Staten Island Halloween Festival
Ho’Brah,
412 Forest Avenue

Staten Island Halloween NY1

Ho’Brah’s Brooklyn Halloween Festival
Ho’Brah,
8618 3rd Avenue

Brooklyn Halloween NY1

Forest Hills Halloween Festival
Maspeth Federal Savings,
101-09 Metropolitan Ave

Queens Halloween NY1

THE 2019 ONLY IN QUEENS SUMMER FESTIVAL

On Sunday, June 23, 2019, NY1 sponsored the Only in Queens Summer Festival in Flushing Meadows-Corona Park. Rocco Vertuccio and Shannan Ferry joined the residents of the World's Borough, who enjoyed great food from the Queens International Night Market and family friendly activities ahead of the SummerStage concert.

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THE 2019 MERMAID PARADE

On Saturday, June 22, 2019, NY1 was a co-presenting sponsor of the 37th annual Mermaid Parade in Coney Island. Frank DiLella, Stephanie Simon and Dean Meminger joined 800,000+ attendees in experiencing the largest art parade in the country.

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THE 2019 DANCE PARADE

On Saturday, May 18, 2019, NY1 and NY1 Noticias had the honor of being the presenting sponsor of the 13th Annual Dance Parade in Manhattan. Roger Clark and Ruschell Boone joined 105,000 attendees who enjoyed watching 10,000+ dancers, DJs and musicians demonstrate 100+ unique styles of dance.

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