Last year, over 35,000 children and their families participated in the greatest Jewish unity event ever. With your participation, this year’s celebration will be even grander, leaving a greater impact on all!
Throughout the parade, a lineup of sensational entertainers will perform for participants, drawing them into the celebration!
Bello the Clown
Bello Nocks, headline act of the Ringling Bros. Barnum & Bailey Circus: The Greatest Show On Earth. Bello will be a highlight of this year’s Great Parade.
A lively troupe of jugglers and clowns will entertain the crowd during the Parade and througout the day.
Mordechai Ben David · Shloimy Gertner · Benny Friedman
Shmuli Marcus · Uncle Moishy & The Mitzvah Men
An all-star lineup of singers will perform medleys in tribute to Rashb”i, in assertion of Emunah and in praise of Am Yisroel!
The Great Parade 5771 will celebrate themes of Jewish pride and practice on a scale that has never been seen before.
When: Sunday, May 22, 2011 – Lag B’Omer 18 Iyar 5771
Seating begins 9:45am—Parade kicks off at 10:00am
Rides will be open from 1:00pm-7:00pm
Where: Eastern Parkway between Brooklyn and Albany Avenues
Brooklyn, New York, 11213
Flat bed trucks up to 54’ long, will carry colorful depictions of Shabbos, the Chagim, Kosher food, Ahavas Yisroel, Eretz Yisroel, Pirkei Avos, Simcha and much more.
Led by the US military marchers, more than 10 bands representing local Yeshivas, schools and organizations will march to the rhythm of Lag B’Omer!
Over 100 schools and groups will march in the parade holding personal banners proudly. The Parade MC will announce school names and cities for all to cheer!
Our Favorite Jewish Characters
The cast of Itche Kadoozy, Mitzvah Boulevard, Uncle Moishy and many others will sing, dance and mingle with the crowd!
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