Dance Parade returns to the streets Saturday May 18, 2024 and will celebrate the 18th Annual Parade and Festival with 10,000 dancers featuring over 100 unique styles of dance. A Ribbon Cutting Ceremony kicks off the event at 11:45am at 17th Street and Sixth Avenue (Avenue of the Americas)

(2024 Start at 6th Ave & 17th St)


Headlining the May 18, 2024 parade are three Grand Marshals who are accomplished in the field of dance:


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1. Batalá New York Afro Brazilian Percussion and Choreography
2. Grand Marshal Brenda Bufalino Tap Dance
3. Grand Marshal Norman Siegel Civil Liberties
4. American Tap Dance Foundation Tap Dance
5. Missile Team Roller Dance
6. All Star Studios Jazz
7. Hālau Hula O Nā Mele `Āina O Hawai`i Hawaiian Hula
8. Sunshine Dance NYC Chinese Dance
9. RBDC Indian Semi-Classical, Folk and Bollywood
10. Dancing Classrooms Ballroom Dancing
11. Waterside Dance Company Jazz. Hip-Hop & Modern Contemporary
12. Bronx Arena High School Break Dance
13. Kids Breaking League Breaking
14. Free Focus Dance Company Street Styles: Hip-Hop, House & Break Dancing
15. Morenada Bolivia USA Bolivian Morenada
16. Grupo Cayena Dominican Folkloric
17. Los Andulleros de Santiago Dominican Carnaval
18. Bloco La Conga Conga Santiaguera / Afro-Diasporic Rhythm
19. RuDance NY Latin & Ballroom
20. Grand Marshal Martha Zarate-Alvarez Mexican Folkloric
21. Mazarte Dance Company Traditional Mexican Dance
22. Guizhou American Association Chinese Miao Traditional Dance
23. Shot of Scotch NYC Scottish Highland
24. Grand Marshal Lil Buck Memphis Jookin
25. Kyle Marshall Choreography Contemporary
26. Tinkus San Simon VA & New York Bolivian Tinkus
27. Dancers Dreamzzz Salsa On2, Bachata, Hip-Hop
28. The Confident Bellas Hip-Hop, Majorette, Soca & Afrobeat
29. P.U.S.H Dance Company Hip-Hop
30. C.I.C.T. (Creative Individuals Coming Together) Street Jazz / Hip-Hop
31. Ballet Tonantzin Mexican Folkloric
32. Collaborative Arts Middle School Soca, Afro-Caribbean.
33. Museum H Studios Contemporary Khmer Theatrical Dance
34. Ephrat Asherie Dance Street & Club dance (Breaking, Hip-Hop, House, Vogue & Hustle)
35. Nanm A Robenson Mathurin Dance Company Haitian Traditional Dance
36. I.S. 347 School of Humanities Hatian Dance
37. PS 56 The Lewis H Latimer School Asian Fusion & African
38. Taylor Teen Ensemble Modern
39. Alison Cook Beatty Dance Modern
40. Ms. Aly’s Dance Studio Lyrical/hip Hop
41. Brooklyn Royal Diamonds Dance Company Majorette, Hip-Hop, Acro
42. Rogue Wave Contemporary Floorwork & Partner Dance
43. Fusion Bellydance NYC Fusion Bellydance (Tribal Fusion Bellydance)
44. JBelly School of RAQ: Bellydance Bellydance
45. sarAika movement collective Contemporary
46. Kaleid Dance Collective Contemporary & Dance Theatre
47. Beacon Cheerleaders Cheer
48. Moving For Life Contemporary Aerobic Dance
49. ZCO/DanceProject Physically Integrated w/ jazz, modern, contemporary & urban
50. PS 86K - Bushwick Magnet Multimedia Arts Academy Latin Dance
51. Kazanami Japanese Yosakoi
52. Angels of Distinction Incorporation Majorette
53. The Kiki Royal Haus of Silk Vogue
54. Caporales San Simon Virginia USA Bolivian Caporales
55. Tandava Arts—Whimsical Hips Student Troupe Bellydance
56. Anuruk Dance Association of New York Thai Classical Dance
57. Thai Life NY Thai Traditional Dance
58. Thai Life Archeological Traditioal Thai Dance
59. Fit4Dance Hip-Hop
60. Fusha Dance Company African Congolese Dance
61. NIA @ MS 443 New Voices Afro-Brazilian
62. Folk Dance Club Kaleidoscope Slavic Folk Dance
63. NIA @ PS 216 Hip-Hop
64. NIA @ PS 295 w/176 Hip-Hop
65. NIA @ PS 176 Hip-Hop
66. NIA @ PS 247 Hip-Hop
67. NIA @ PS 134 (w/247) Hip-Hop
68. NIA @ PS 186 Hip-Hop
69. NIA @ PS 244 w/627 Hip-Hop
70. NIA @ PS 627 Hip-Hop
71. NIA @ PS/IS 121 Hip-Hop
72. NIA @ PS 939 Hip-Hop
73. NIA @ PS 104 w/939 Hip-Hop
74. NIA Dance Team at IS 281 Hip-Hop
75. Queens College Dance Team Jazz / Pom
76. Asociación Folklórica Virgen de la Candelaria - AFOVIC Peruvian Caporales
77. Mambembé/Quenia Ribeiro Group Samba Reggae
78. Get Empowered Global Dance & Tap
79. Samba New York! Brazilian Samba
80. i KADA Dance, Inc Contemporary Dance
81. i KADA Dance Center Kpop Dance
82. Glory City Chinese Style Jazz
83. Prissy Divas Of New York Majorette / Cheerleading / Hip Hop
84. Lower East Side Preparatory High School Bachata
85. Brooklyn King & Queen Radio Urban, House & Global
86. House Head Session House
87. San Simon Sucre New York Caporales
88. Energy in the Middle Dance Roller Skaters Roller Dance
89. House Coalition Freestyle
90. Vinyl Nights Street Dance
91. Disco Love hustle, new style & latin hustle
92. Flawless Dance Family Hip Hop, Salsa, Majorette
93. Lei Pasifika Hula & Ori Tahitian
94. Dominican Dance Group Dominican Folklore
95. Manhatitlan Mexican Folkloric
96. Full Circle Souljahs Classic Hip-Hop Street & Club dance
97. Alden Moves Dance Theater Contemporary Modern Dance & Jazz
98. Taylor Lovett Dance Academy Incorporated Afro Carribean
99. The New York Conservatory For Dramatic Arts Dance Theater, Jazz & Hip-Hop
100. The Findyhoppers featuring Brooklyn Swings Swing dance
101. Karla Florez School of Dance Colombian Folk Dance
102. KC Marching Falcons Drill Team & Drum
103. Xianix Barrera Flamenco Company Flamenco
104. Yvonne Gutierrez Herencia Dancers Flamenco & Salsa
105. Kanyok Arts Initiative Diverse, Theatrical & Commercial
106. Caporales San Simón La Paz Filial NY Bolivian Caporales
107. Freaky Deaky Krewe Postmodern Sructural, Interpretivism & Pageant of the Bizarre
108. Let Hair Down Interpretive Improvisation Dance with Live Painting
109. Big Apple Hoopers Hula Hoop Dance
110. Tecuanes Quetzalcoatl Mexican Folkloric
111. Fraternidad Cultural Pachamama NY Tinkus
112. City Soul Modern Urban
113. Uncommon Charter High School (UCHS) Cheerleading
114. SoulPhamm Inc. Hip-Hop Majorette & Stomp/Shake Cheer
115. Belly Dance America and Serena Studios Belly Dance
116. SVA Elite Dance Nation HipHop, Soca, AfroBeats, Latinfusion - Salsa, Merengue, Bachata, Reggae
117. Steme Dance NYC Jazz Contemporary
118. Five Borough Ballroom Ballroom Dance
119. The Kingdom Dance Company Hip-Hop, Dancehall, Afrobeat & African
120. Destined To Dance Majorette
121. Brooklyn United Marching Band Majorette
122. Urban Dance Opportunities Afro Caribbean
123. Strut n Strive Kingdom Majorette
124. Fraternidad Folklorica Y Cultural Caporales Universitarios de San Simon Cochabamba Filial New York Bolivian Caporales
125. Manhattan Samba Samba
126. Grupo Ritmo y Cultura Dominican Folklore
127. Against The Grain / BBQ & Beats House, Techno & EDM
128. 5Rhythms Conscious Dance


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