Recap: Pride Parade at Christopher Street [PHOTOS]

Posted July 1, 2013 at 10:10 am

The DOMA defeat supplied even greater momentum and, yes, pride during this year’s 44th annual parade. A sea of supporters flocked to Christopher Street and the historic Stonewall Inn to help bring home the floats and marching participants. We were pinned on the south side of the street, so most of the following photos are […]

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Recap: Falun Gong Procession in Chinatown [PHOTOS]

Posted May 20, 2013 at 11:27 am

Falun Gong faithful took to the street of Chinatown and Little Italy on Saturday afternoon to spread awareness of their cause. Billed as a parade, the event was more of a procession than anything else. It was defined predominantly by silence, with participants furnishing flags, banners, and posters. Anything to get the message across about […]

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Celebrate the Chinese New Year of the Snake

Posted February 4, 2013 at 10:25 am

Out flies the dragon, in slithers the snake. The Chinese New Year is swiftly approaching, falling this year next Sunday, February 10.

Recap: A Post-Sandy Parade on Avenue C

Posted November 5, 2012 at 10:18 am

In an effort to lift the spirits of a neighborhood now in need, locals organized an impromptu parade for Avenue C this past Saturday.

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Scenes from the Chinese New Year Parade

Posted January 30, 2012 at 6:18 am

This is dedicated to the true host of the annual Chinese New Year parade, Chinatown itself. Photos after the jump!

Recap: East meets West Christmas Parade in Little Italy

Posted December 20, 2011 at 11:21 am

Sunday afternoon was the annual East Meets West Christmas Parade in Little Italy.

Chinatown Parade for Year of the Rabbit [Video]

Posted February 7, 2011 at 6:38 am

Yesterday wasn’t only about football. It was also the 12th annual Chinatown Lunar New Year Parade.

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Lunar New Year Parade 2010 [Video]

Last modified February 6, 2011 at 3:05 pm

Yesterday was the culmination of Chinese Lunar New Year festivities, with the annual parade marching through the streets of the Lower East Side.  The weather was perfect for the occasion, warm without a cloud in the sky.  There were, however, plenty of NYPD choppers buzzing overhead.

Celebrating the Year of the Ox

Last modified February 6, 2011 at 3:08 pm

Yesterday afternoon, hordes of onlookers gathered along the Chinatown parade route to publicly commemorate the lunar year of the Ox. My particular vantage point, however, was the final stretch of the festivities – Grand Street just west of Allen. And the weather was perfect. A balmy forty-some-odd degrees under bright sunshine. The police were out […]

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