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The NYC Winter Lantern Festival is back! Escape with your friends and family for a dazzling night featuring thousands of handmade lanterns, a live DJ, international food vendors and more! NY1 will be there on Dec. 11 bringing energy and light with free goodies and holiday cheer.
Dec. 11, 4:30 p.m. - 9:30 p.m.
Snug Harbor Cultural Center, 1000 Richmond Terrace, Staten Island, NY 10301
Tickets are available at nycwinterlanternfestival.com
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.
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
412 Forest Avenue
Ho’Brah’s Brooklyn Halloween Festival
8618 3rd Avenue
Forest Hills Halloween Festival
Maspeth Federal Savings,
101-09 Metropolitan Ave
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.
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.
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.