Pulaski Day Parade

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Pulaski Day Parade NYC
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80th Pulaski Day Parade, October 1, 2017.
Official name Pulaski
Observed by New York City
Type city parade
Begins 12
Ends 4
Date October 6
2017 date October 1  (2017-10-01)
2018 date October 7  (2018-10-07)
2019 date October 6  (2019-10-06)
2020 date October 4  (2020-10-04)
Related to General Pulaski Memorial Day

The Pulaski Day Parade is a parade held annually since 1937 on Fifth Avenue in New York City to commemorate Kazimierz Pulaski, a Polish hero of the American Revolutionary War. It is held on the first Sunday of October and closely coincides with the October 11th General Pulaski Memorial Day, a national observance of his death at the Siege of Savannah. The parade features Polish dancers, Polish Supplementary schools and organizations, Polish soccer teams and their mascots, Polish Scouts (ZHP), and Polish Government ambassadors and representatives.

See also

  • Casimir Pulaski Day, a holiday celebrated in the Midwestern U.S. commemorating Pulaski's March 4 birthday

External links

  • Official website

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