Every year, a congregation of almost fifty thousand ghouls, zombies, witches, robots, monsters, Jedis, vampires, and other creatures of the supernatural and paranormal realm march through the streets of Sixth Avenue, in their elaborate and intricate, sometimes even eerily accurate costumes. The Halloween enthusiasts missed the parade the year before because of the scary pandemic virus. But as the event has received its permit for October 31st this year, the participants have vouched to pull out costumes that shall be even scarier and funkier.
Everything you need to know about this year’s Halloween parade:
Location of the Halloween event NYC:
The NYC Village Halloween parade begins at Sixth Avenue. The starting point is usually Spring street and the parade culminates at the 16th Street of Manhattan, which is why it is also sometimes called the Manhattan Halloween parade.
Date and time of the NYC parade:
Halloween in New York City would be taking place on the 31st of October, 2021 which is the date for Halloween this year. The parade starts at about 6:30-7 pm and would go about till late at the night, or till the energy of all the Halloween freaks runs low.
The theme of the NYC Village Halloween parade this year:
The theme for the Halloween Parade this year was announced by the authorities as “Let’s Play”. It is meant to honor the children of New York City and every other kid watching the event. This theme after the prolonged hiatus would not only get the netizens’ creative juices flowing but also provide them childlike glee to participate in the parade.