New York’s Celebrate Israel Parade, the world’s largest public gathering honoring the State of Israel and celebrating its 53rd anniversary, marches up Fifth Avenue, from 57th to 74th streets, on Sunday, June 4, from 11 a.m. to 4 p.m.
The parade will include floats; musical performers, including Six13, Soulfarm, and world-class marching bands; Maccabi and Olympic athletes, and 40,000 marchers. Honorary grand marshals are Jerusalem’s Mayor Nir Barkat, chef Jamie Geller, and former New York Giants great Tiki Barber. Check local synagogues, JCCs, and organizations for participation information. Call (212) 983-4800, or go to celebrateisraelny.org, or Celebrate Israel Parade on Facebook.