Not since 2019 has 5th ave has been embellished with crepe paper/flowers/glitter and more. We all came together to celebrate and rejoice.
The beginning of the video take notice the Easter Hat and the Seder Hat. This is the first time in 30 years that Judaism’s Passover, Christianity’s Easter and Islam’s holy month of Ramadan are converging on the same day.....I pray we come together in peace.
I have heard of this Parade for years, but have missed it.....until now and it did not disappoint. Like the Easter Parade, New Yorkers get dressed up as sea worthy characters, which also may include some nudity. As the Coney Island website says, "just keep in mind that some folks will be dressed as Mermaids and Mermen who, let's face it, aren't historically known for wearing much clothing."
Read more about The Mermaid Parade.