Hometown Heroes Ticker Tape Parade

Wed Jul 7, 2021
11:00am ET
All ages
FREE
Canyon of Heroes

A ticker tape parade celebrating the essential workers who helped New Yorkers through the worst of the COVID-19 pandemic begins by Manhattan’s Battery Park, travels along the Canyon of Heroes, and ends with a ceremony in City Hall Park.

The parade includes a variety of different floats, representing the groups of essential workers who served this city heroically throughout the pandemic.

Represented groups include:

  • Advocacy organizations
  • City workers
  • Educators
  • Emergency food providers
  • Faith leaders
  • First responders
  • Healthcare workers
  • Hospitality and buildings workers
  • Retail and bodega workers
  • Social service and settlement house workers
  • Transportation workers
  • Utilities workers
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