Every year, a sea of green, white, and
red blankets Madison Ave as over 200,000 people line the streets of NYC in
celebration. The annual Persian Parade brings together people of diverse
backgrounds to honor one of the world’s richest histories, cultures, and
Thank you to everyone for joining us
on a beautiful Spring Sunday for the 2016 Persian Parade on Madison Avenue and
festival in Madison Square Park. The Persian Parade Foundation is grateful for
the countless hours of support and hard work that went into making the 13th
Annual Parade the biggest and best yet!
The Persian Parade Foundation's Board
of Directors would like to express their sincere gratitude to the dedicated
members of the NYPD, the NYC Parks & Sanitation Department for facilitating
a flawless journey down Madison Avenue. Finally, thanks to New York Governor
Andrew Cuomo and NYC Mayor Bill De Blasio for their words of support and
encouragement in issuing a proclamation honoring the Parade in 2016.
Explore the ways you can support the
Persian Parade all year long by visiting About Us and FAQ.