Most people have several options for a Halloween costume and may end up wearing more than one this year. Pick your best and head from The Sagamore downtown to celebrate Halloween in your best costume for the Village Halloween parade. The 2017 annual parade is set for Halloween night and is sure to be an event full of frights and fun!
NYC has been putting on their Halloween parade since 1973, making 2017 the 44th! This year the parade will start at Spring Street and make it’s way up to 16th street along 6th Ave. Join over 50,000 marchers who are expected on the route and be a part of the fun as a spectator along the side. Just make sure you are wearing a costume or you won’t be able to join in!
There will be several puppets and creatures roaming around the NYC streets with you as well as over 53 bands participating in this year’s event. Spooky and mystical music will be played throughout the march. Artists and dancers will also be making their way through the crowd as part of the fun.
Looking for something to do after the long walk? Head over to Slake for the official NYC parade after party. They will be hosting a huge event to celebrate all Hallows Eve which will include give always, a costume contest with a prize, several dance floors and many entertainers! Each floor of the club will have a different Halloween theme and music.
Want to learn more about the parade? Visit the Village Halloween website for all you need to know!
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New York, NY 10001