Line-Up Includes Big Sean, Vanilla Ice, Nicole Curtis, Hilary Farr and more
Three years ago, deep in the political heart of Texas, the Austin Gay and Lesbian Chamber of Commerce decided to produce a local parade
to celebrate a historic national event--the three nights in 1969 of civil unrest in New York City remembered as Stonewall.
The Times' genteel dismissal of parading is belied by the facts: Ryan's essay demonstrates that Fourth of July parades
were an accepted and expected element of public ceremony until the parade
form was appropriated by the Irish-American community.
Entering its 15th season with new additions that will make parade
-goers more delighted, enchanted and warmer than ever, the TCF Holidazzle parades
, presented by the Minneapolis Downtown Council, will dazzle crowds along the famed Nicollet Mall like never before.
PALMDALE - The city will pay $150,000 to a commercial float company to design and build the city's 2006 Tournament of Roses Parade
Last year's annual gay pride parade
was postponed for a week due to a bus suicide bombing that killed 17, including an American who helped organize a past parade
Downtown Burbank sparkles with more than 30 special events, live performances and holiday activities, starting with a Christmas tree lighting and parade
BURBANK - Burbank on Parade
, the landmark event that has drawn thousands of spectators for the past 23 years, has been canceled by organizers, who said the task had proved too tough for their aging and diminishing volunteer base.
He offers tour packages that include concerts on a stage built around a 60-foot-long American Flag float used in three Inaugural Parades
The grand marshal for both parades
will be Santa Claus.
People call the Tournament of Roses the best float parade
, the New Orleans Mardi Gras has the most parades
(60), and Macy's is the best inflatable parade
Patrick's Day parade
in downtown Los Angeles and a march through old town Canoga Park.