78th Annual Pulaski Parade
Sunday, October 4, 2015
Along Fifth Avenue
The Pulaski Day Parade has been held annually within New York City since 1937. It commemorates Kazimierz Pulaski (March 6, 1745 – October 11, 1779) who emigrated to America to help in the cause of the American Revolutionary War. He’s known for saving the life of George Washington and he went on to become a General in the Continental Army. He was also instrumental in reforming the American Cavalry.
The parade features amongst other things, Polish schools and organizations as well as Polish dancers, Polish Goverment amassadors and representatives.