New York Persian Parade

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Sunday, Apr 17, 2016 , 11:00 AM – New York, NY, United States

Persian Parade is proud to present the 13th Annual Parade, which will be held on April, 17th 2016 in Madison Avenue between 38th and 26th St. Attendees of this merry parade can expect to see various music and dance performances, marching band performers, dignitaries, thousands of street-side viewers, and much more!

Persian Parade is a joyous annual march held each year in April in celebration of Persian heritage and culture. The event’s impetus is the celebration of Persian New Year “Nowruz,” which means “new day,” corresponding to the arrival of spring. The parade’s participant lineup is open to the public and welcomes not only Persians, but Iranians of all ethnic backgrounds to participate. Attendees of this merry parade can expect to see various traditional music and dance performances throughout the day as well as a fun fashion show and various other activities.

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