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 »

2013 Call For Dance Groups To Join The 7th Annual Dance Parade on Saturday, May 18th!

With less than 3 months until the big day,  the Dance Parade team is looking for some new and exciting Dance Groups exhibiting all styles of dance from well known to obscure to help make this year’s parade and festival the biggest and most diverse […] Read more »

The NYDP (New York Dance Police) Needs You for The 39th Annual NYC Halloween Parade!

Hello all!! Hope you had a wonderful summer and are adjusting the chill of fall. We had such an amazing turnout for Dance Parade this year, we’re hoping to get the same for the Halloween Parade! The picture below shows the amazing group of people that […] Read more »

Calling All Dance Police! Do You Have What It Takes To Join The NYDP?

Get your hats and whistle’s ready, not to mention your sexiest representation of New York’s finest in “dance” form! That’s right Dance Police, we want YOU!!!  It’s that time again, the parade is right around the corner and we need your help! Many of you have […] Read more »

Audio Dance Parade Episode 4 : Playbook 7 by Coach “Michael” Roebuck

Every May in New York City, Dance Parade shakes up The Big Apple by providing an outlet for all forms of expression through dance to come together on one single day. The 6th Annual Dance Parade will take place on Saturday, May 19th. The Parade […] Read more »

Join the New York Dance Police (NYDP) at The 2011 Halloween Parade!

Dance Parade is looking for a few good men and women to join the force…the New York Dance Police! NOTE: Specific meeting location will be updated Saturday, October 29th… Dress Comfortably, Dress Sexy, but bare in mind it’s going to be chilly. The idea is […] Read more »

10tecomai Yosakoi Dance Project lead The 5th Annual Dance Parade in honor of JAPAN!

To honor the victims of the all too recent Japanese earthquake and subsequent tsunami, Dance Parade has chosen The 10tecomai Yosakoi Dance Project to lead The 5th Annual Dance Parade this year. Lining up at 21st Street and Broadway, the group which uniquely blends Traditional and Contemporary Japanese Dance will be the very first of our 160 groups to make their way downtown at 1pm. 10tecomai recently lent their talents to our March fundraiser at Alpha Fusion Restaurant in March, their passionate performance just days after the Japanese tragedy rocked the world. When trying to decided which of our illustrious groups should be first in line, the answer was not hard to find at all. Please make sure you get to the parade on time for this will be a memorable and honorable moment in today's milestone event. Read more »

Join us at The Official Dance Parade After Party @ Webster Hall

Dance Parade celebrates its fifth year down Broadway and across Saint Marks into Tompkins Square Park. DanceFest follows till 7pm. After you get yourself a scrumptious dinner, come join us at Webster Hall for the official Dance Parade After Party. 100% of Pre-Sale tickets go to Dance Parade ($15 Reduced / $30 Door) Read more »

Circus Performers and Burning Man Artists Heat Up Dance Parade 2011

Burning Man is a week-long annual event held in the Black Rock Desert in norther Nevada. The event starts on the Monday before, and ends on the day of Labor Day. It takes its name from the ritual burning of a large wooden effigy on Saturday evening. The event is described by many participants as an experiment in community, radical self-expression, and radical self-reliance.(2) Read more »

Tom and Zach get married in Dance Parade 2011!

Over the next eleven days before the big day on Saturday, May 21st, STEPS! will be sharing some of the major benchmark participants of Dance Parade 2011 to truly showcase how wonderfully diverse and all encompassing our event is! First up, our very own editor-in-chief Chauncey, who is a staunch advocate of equality for all and a heavy hitter on the Dance Parade Team this year as well, sat down with Tom and Zach who will be exchanging vows at the start of this year's festivities and spending the rest of the day disco dancing with their friends and family on their very own float! Wear hot pink on the 21st to show your support for Tom and Zach! Here is the transcript of the landmark interview! Read more »