Join Emcee Booshwheelz as he announces each group at the Grandstand.
On Saturday May 21, 2016 get the best seat on the parade route as 10,000 dancers stop and perform in front of this year’s Grandstand! Watch 150 dance organizations be announced by our Emcee as they dance their way to Tompkins Square Park for DanceFest 2016. Bring your camera–there’s no other event quite like it!
Get a front row seat to celebrate the most culturally diverse event in the world!
$35 to $100 Grandstand Tickets support the production of Dance Parade and DanceFest
Where: The Grandstand will be stationed at the intersection of Eighth Street and University Place.
When: Seating begins at 12:30pm. Your ticket assures you of a seat in the Grandstand however, seating is open for those with tickets so for the best seats plan to arrive early. Water will be distributed to those in the Grandstand.
Why: This location is perfect for viewing the parade and is within walking distance of DanceFest, the post-parade festival in Tompkins Square Park. Our Master of Ceremonies will announce each group and all dancers will take their turn performing in front of the Grandstand.
Purpose: Funds raised from grandstand seating will support the cost of Dance Parade & Festival.
Day of Parade ticket sales start at the grandstand at 1 PM. Space is limited.
Your contribution helps support Dance Parade.
The Grandstand will feature Emcee and DJ Booshwheelz to announce each group as they make their way past and begin the final throes of the parade, making a left on St. Mark’s Place towards DanceFest in Tompkins Square Park! Contact Hal@DanceParade.org for more information!