Genre Buzz: Circle Dance


Circle dance, or chain dance, is a style of dance done in a circle or semicircle to musical accompaniment, such as rhythm instruments and singing. Circle dancing is probably the oldest known dance formation and was part of community life from when people first started […] Read more »

Thank You Dancers and NYC!

We are over the moon about the 10th Annual Dance Parade and Festival.  Though rain was predicted just a day before, it was mostly clear for the entire event.  The results were smiles from the ribbon cutting at 21st and Broadway, down to the Grandstand […] Read more »

iPhone Users: Participate in the Give/Live Stream!

Download this App to not only watch the parade and festival live from all over the world but also participate by shooting as well! For iPhones iPads and other iOS devices get your FREE GIVE/LIVE APP DOWNLOAD HERE We’re pleased to partner with Give/Live to […] Read more »

Photo Contest Announced!

Each year Dance Parade attracts hundreds of photographers of all ilks to capture the magic found when 80 unique styles of dance and cultures are all presented in the same place.  They love the energy, movement and color found among ancient cultures and highly ambitious […] Read more »

Adele and Greg’s Parade Logistics Video

Each month we’ve been meeting Parade Group Coordinators here in New York to go over logistics, give background and highlight the benefits about the 10th Annual Parade and Festival. If it’s your first time organizing a group at Dance Parade we know it might not […] Read more »

Grand Marshals announced for the 10th Annual Dance Parade & Festival


*For Immediate Release* Contact: Rebecca Myles Tel: 917-326-0802 email: New York, April 20, 2016 – Dance Parade New York is pleased to announce that contemporary dance choreographer Garth Fagan, KS 360 aka “Kwikstep” street dance veteran and global DJ, and B-Girl Rokafella, pioneer female […] Read more »

Introducing 2016 Grand Marshal Garth Fagan


Each year,  Dance Parade selects various individuals from all corners of the Dance Community to honour for their perseverance, impact, contribution and uniqueness they have represented and supplied throughout their formidable careers.   These recognized individuals are chosen by Dance Parade for their contribution to […] Read more »

2016 Grand Marshals Kwikstep & Rokafella


    “Kwikstep” aka DJ KS 360 is a seminal Street Dance Veteran and global DJ. Rokafella is a pioneering B-Girl dancer and educator who defied what was thought to be a male-only art. Internationally renown street dance Icons Kwikstep and Rokafella co-founded Full Circle […] Read more »