Puerto Rican Day Parade, New York City Holiday
The National Puerto Rican Day Parade started in 1995; the Puerto Rican Day Parade in New York City began in 1958. The parade features floats sponsored by businesses, singing, dancing and marching. Last year there were over 100,000 marchers and 3 million spectators at the parade.
When & Where
The parade is always the second Sunday in June.
Along Fifth Avenue from 44th to 86th Streets
National Puerto Rican Day Parade, Inc.
2804 Third Avenue. Seventh Floor Bronx, New York 10455
Tel. (718) 401-0404
Fax (718) 585-9110