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Diversability at NYC Disability Pride Parade

  • Union Square Park New York, NY, 10003 United States (map)

ROUTE CHANGE: Please note that the parade route this year has been reversed from the usual route and will now be starting in Madison Square Park marching down Broadway to Union Square Park. 

Please read the information below for updated parade details: 

Lineup begins July 15 at 10:00AM at Madison Square Park
Parade march begins 11:00AM
The parade will end at Union Square where there will be a Disability Pride Festival. The festival will include music, food, information booths and an area for kids and families. 
The festival will take place in Union Square Park from 11:30AM - 3:30PM

Commissioner Victor Calise of the Mayor's Office for People with Disabilities, Mike LeDonne of Disability Pride NYC and Elisabeth Axel of Art Beyond Sight are inviting you to be part of the fun and action at the 2018 New York City Disability Pride Parade and Festival. This year, we are aiming to make the parade bigger and better than ever! 

On Sunday, July 15 at 11:00AM we will be marching from Madison Square Park to Union Square Park. At the end of the march we will be continuing our celebration with a post-parade festival and entertainment, which will include food, live music and informational booths.

This year, let’s take the pride, resolve and future in our hands. The thriving starts with us, united through our mutual sharing and respect. 

Complete this form to join Diversability's group at the NYC Disability Pride Parade: https://goo.gl/forms/WPQDdr7nPNHZFgWW2

If you are unable to join us in person due to illness/disability, we're partnering with Suffering The Silence's #MarchingWithMe to pair you with one of our marchers! Sign up as a SUPPORTER at http://www.sufferingthesilence.com/marching-with-me