Come one, come all! Dance Parade Press Conference at City Hall, Tuesday May 16th!

DANCE PARADE NEW YORK HIGHLIGHTS ANNOUNCED AT CITY HALL: GRAND MARSHALS, ORGANIZERS, COLORFUL PERFORMERS “DANCE FOR PEACE” For Immediate Release Description: Dance Parade New York organizers, Grand Marshals and New York City officials will rally on the steps of New York City Hall to announce highlights […] Read more »

Dance Parade Needs You! VOLUNTEER with our team to inspire dance!

There’s something about pitching in to make the world more wonderful that is so nourishing and our volunteers all can tell you it feels great to help out.  Ever wonder how you market and develop a mulitcultural dance extravaganza for an audience of thousands and […] Read more »

The Night Before : Dance Parade Volunteer & NYDP Meetup Friday, May 20th

The Night Before : Dance Parade Volunteer & NYDP Meetup Friday, May 20th @ The Stonewall Inn 6pm-10pm Greetings Dance Parade Volunteers and New York Dance Police Officers! Commissioner Chauncey invites you to a very informal gathering of Dance Police members and volunteers at The […] Read more »

Press Conference at City Hall Monday 12 Noon, May 16

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Help These Wonderful Dance Groups FLOAT Down Broadway Saturday, May 21st!

LAST CHANCE TO ORDER A FLOAT! One of the coolest ways to be in the Dance Parade is on a Parade float!  Our production team led by Adele Godfrey is now working with Parade Group Coordinators to create a beautifully decorated float, fully loaded sound […] Read more »

Official Dance Parade New York After Party Saturday, May 21st @ NUBLU

Looking forward to enjoying a free day of dance?  Our 501(c)(3) non-profit is going to extraordinary measures to produce a parade of 10,000 dancers followed by DanceFest on 5 stages in Tompkins Square Park.  The Official After Party helps to offset these costs by keeping […] Read more »

Get a front row seat to celebrate the most culturally diverse event in the world!

This year’s theme, “DECADE OF DANCE,” recognizes Dance Parade’s 10th Year Anniversary and celebrates over 75 unique styles and cultures.  Buying a Grandstand Seat is a great way to be apart of our effot to inspire dance in New York City.  100% of  grandstand proceeds […] Read more »

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

*For Immediate Release* Contact: Rebecca Myles Tel: 917-326-0802 email: publicity@danceparade.org 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 »

The 9th Annual New York Dance Parade & Festival Is Almost Upon Us! #LIVEFREEANDDANCE

TENS OF THOUSANDS OF DANCERS LIMBER UP FOR THE MOST MULTI-CULTURAL EVENT IN THE NEW YORK CITY CALENDAR: THE NINTH ANNUAL DANCE PARADE AND FESTIVAL Tens of thousands of dancers are limbering up in classes and clubs in preparation for the Ninth Annual Dance Parade […] Read more »

Get Into The Dance Parade Groove At Final Parade Group Coordinator Meeting Saturday, April 25th

        Attention Dancers!!! Our Last Parade Group Coordinators (PGC) Meeting of the year is: Saturday, April 25th, 11:30am-1pm Ripley-Grier Studios 520 8th Avenue – Room 17B (between 36/37 streets) +Orientation for the Parade, Festival and Community Engagement Programs. +Pick up a pack […] Read more »

What Is Dance Parade?

Dance Parade’s mission is to inspire dance through the celebration of diversity. On Saturday May 16, 2015 over 10,000 dancers will converge on the streets of New York City showcasing 75 styles of dance making the 9th Annual Dance Parade and Festival the world’s largest […] Read more »

Dance Parade Needs You! First STREET TEAM Meetup Sunday, April 19th 2pm!

It is going to be a BEAUTIFUL day and a great chance to spread the word about Dance Parade! The very first Dance Parade STREET TEAM Meetup is this Sunday, April 19th 2:00 pm at Starbucks in Astor Place! We will meet for a quick […] Read more »

Parade Group Coordinator’s Meeting Thursday, March 19th @ Ripley Grier Studios 7:00pm

March Parade Group Coordinator’s Meeting! Ripley Grier Studios 520 Eighth Avenue bet 36/37 streets, Room 17T Thursday, March 19th, 7:00-8:00pm *Orientation for the Parade, Festival and Community Engagement Programs. *Learn how to get a fully decorated and pre-packaged Dance Parade Float. *Find out more on […] Read more »

Performances Announced! Dance Parade Season 9 LIFT OFF @ Taj Lounge Sunday, January 25th!

  Join us at Taj Lounge to Launch Dance Parade’s 2015 Campaign to Live Free and Dance! Click to get your $5 Advanced Ticket while they last… Meet the team and enjoy ‘Taste of the Dance Parade’ performances with drink specials and of course…DANCING! Music […] Read more »

Dance Parade Presents… @ Winter’s Eve, Lincoln Square Monday Evening, December 1st

Winter’s Eve at Lincoln Square Monday, December 1st 5:30pm An Annual Dance Parade Tradition! Join Us And Some Amazing Dancers At Winter’s Eve at Lincoln Square! For the third time, Dance Parade presents the dance program for Winter’s Eve in association with Lincoln Square BID […] Read more »

OVER 100 SWING DANCERS CELEBRATE CENTENNIAL BIRTHDAY OF SWING’S FOUNDING FATHER, FRANKIE MANNING AT NEW YORK DANCE PARADE AND FESTIVAL

OVER 100 SWING DANCERS CELEBRATE CENTENNIAL BIRTHDAY OF SWING’S FOUNDING FATHER, FRANKIE MANNING AT NEW YORK DANCE PARADE AND FESTIVAL New York, May 15:  Over 100 swing dancers accompanied by the swing band, Glenn Crytzer Quartette, will celebrate one of swing’s founder fathers, Frankie Manning […] Read more »

10,000 DANCERS, 155 GROUPS, PERFORMING 77 DIVERSE DANCE STYLES ON THE STREETS OF NEW YORK!

  AFRICAN, BALLET, BOLIVIAN, MEXICAN FOLK, POLYNESIAN, ROLLER DISCO, SALSA, SWING, TAP, UKRAINIAN FOLK & WAACKING FOR ONE DAY 10,000 DANCERS IN 155 GROUPS PERFORMING 77 DIVERSE DANCE STYLES ON THE STREETS OF NEW YORK FOR EIGHTH ANNUAL DANCE PARADE AND DANCEFEST For Immediate Release […] Read more »

Come See A Glimpse Of Kathak At The 8th Annual New York City Dance Parade & Festival!

  Come see a glimpse of Kathak at the 8th annual New York City Dance Parade and Festival! Kathak (Hindi: कथक, Urdu: کتھک) is one of the eight forms of Indian classical dance. This dance form traces its origins to the nomadic bards of ancient […] Read more »

Join House Coalition Saturday, May 17th As They Honor The Legacy Of Frankie Knuckles!

Saturday, May 17, 2014 HOUSE COALITION joins the Dance Parade!   Line-Up at 11:30am 22nd Street & Broadway Dance Parade begins at 1:00pm Nicky Siano (The Gallery/Studio 54) Manny Ward (The Sound Factory Bar) Antonio Ocasio (WEPA NYC / Tribal Winds) Ali Coleman (Voice of […] Read more »

10,000 Dancers Showcasing 77 Styles Of Dance! The 2014 Parade Lineup Is Here!

10,000 Dancers,  Over 150 Organizations Showcasing A Record Breaking 77 Styles Of Dance! The 2014 Parade Lineup Is Here! 1 Iskra Ukranian Dance Ensemble Ukranian 2 Lei Pasifika Lotus Music & Dance Tahitian 3 Paul Taylor Teen Ensemble Modern 4 MIYABI Wind Japanese 5 GRAND […] Read more »