A sea of Green, White, and Red colors blanketed Madison Ave on Sunday April 19th as the 12th annual Persian Day parade. More than 160,000 people lined the streets of NYC, from 38th street to 27th street to watch the parade which celebrated our great History, Culture and Tradition. It was yet another beautiful spring day, the colorful floats, and dancers and participants dressed in beautiful Persian clothing made this year's parade to be remembered for long time.
Persian Parade foundation would like to thank all that attended this majestic event and our sincere thanks to all dignitaries, participants, dancers, and float manager, especially the Columbia Marching band and West Point Persian Club.
Persian Parade Foundation's Board of Directors would like to express their sinceregratitudeto the dedicated and the best police department in the world, theNYPDNew,NYC Park and Sanitation Departmentcooperation with Persian Parade Foundation demands As well asGovernor Cuomoand Mayer De Blasio words of support and encouragement.
Persian Parade’s work does not stop because this year parade is in the book, we will be hard at work all year and need your support and help to make this event more successful net year.