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German-American Steuben Parade 2016

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Annual German-American Steuben Parade of New York is one of the largest observances of German heritage throughout all America and the world. With tens of thousands of German-Americans marching up Fifth Avenue every year in September, the Parade is also a showcase of the strong friendship between the two countries. By Britta Schmitz NEW YORK, Aug. 23 2016 – Manhattan is preparing for this year’s German-American Steuben Parade which traditionally takes place on the third Saturday in September. This year, the Parade will be held on September 17. The whole German-American community of New York and beyond will march up [Read More]

German-American Steuben Parade 2015

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By Britta Schmitz NEW YORK, Sept. 9 – On Saturday Sept. 19, Manhattan’s Fifth Avenue will take on a German flair for a day, hosting the annual German-American Steuben Parade. The colourful parade, organized by the German-American Steuben Parade Committee of New York, starts at noon and is the main event of celebrating the German-American friendship, regularly attracting several thousand visitors. “The Parade brings together the entire German-American community,” the organizers state on their official website. “The Steuben Parade has grown into the largest event of its kind in the United States.” Hundreds of traditional German-American organizations from nine marching [Read More]

Creativity is King at the NYC Easter Parade

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Stephanie Zawalski/ Europa Newswire April 5, 2015 NEW YORK — Today’s Easter Parade is little like that seen on the iconic 1948 film Easter Parade, starting Judy Garland and Fred Astaire. What hasn’t changed are the throngs of people strolling 5th Avenue either to see or be seen. Those with the most eye catching head gear get swarmed by professional photographers as well as amateurs snapping pics with their cell phones and iPads. The parade, which began as early as 1870, is said to have once been a reflection of American prosperity but it has since been transformed into something [Read More]

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