The parade begins at 1pm at 21st & Broadway and features live bands, djs and a myriad of over 80 unique styles of dance, everything from ballet to break dance!



Headlining the parade are Grand Marshals who are accomplished in the field of dance:

Camille A. Brown
Mickela Mallozzi
City Council Member Rafael Espinal
DJ Doc Martin


Support Dance Parade by getting a great seat to view the parade from Astor Plaza.



Participants (as of April 7, 2018)          
Alpha Dance Group & Link Dancers Dance Style City/State FB Video
1 Agrobeats Dance NYC 4 Agrobeats New York, NY    
2. Aindrila Dance and Fitness 50 Indian Classical / Bollywood Fusion Colonia, NJ FB  
3. Ajna Dance 8 Bollywood / Bhangra / Classical Indian New York, NY FB Vid
4. American Dance Therapy Association NYS Chapter 18 Dance Therapy New York, NY FB  
5. American Tap Dance Foundation 100 Tap Dance New York, NY FB Vid
6. Area 51 45 Majorette Boston, MA    
7. Art of Stepping 70 Step New York, NY FB Vid
8. Baile! Cafe Modern Latin Dance Team 30 Latin Fusion Bronx, NY   Vid
9. Ballet International Africans 7 Traditional and Contemporary West African Dance of Guinea, Senegal, and Mali Jamaica, NY FB Vid
10. Beat Addikts United 34 Hip-Hop Bear, DE FB  
11. Bellydance America Raks Stars 35 Bellydance New York, NY FB  
12. Better Chinatown USA 200 Traditional Chinese / Qipao / Lion dance / Tai Chi New York, NY    
13. BOSS Kids / The Jona Show 15 Contemporary Hip Hop New York, NY FB  
14. Boston Community Dance Project 10 Contemporary Fusion Worcester MA FB Vid
15. Broadway Dance Center 100 Contemporary / Jazz / Hip-Hop New York, NY FB  
16. Bronx Envision Academy (BEA DANCE) 20 Jazz Dance Bronx NY    
17. Brooklyn Gatorettes 20 Hip hop/majorette Brooklyn, NY FB Vid
18. Caporales San Simon Virginia 80 Caporales Springfield, VA    
19. Captain A Fighting The War On Cancer, inc. 25 English - Pop Bronx, NY FB  
20. Center for Creative Education: Energy Dance Company & Dance Xross Fitness 50 Hip-Hop Kingston, NY FB Vid
21. Center Of Attention Dance Company 25 Majorette Brooklyn, NY FB  
22. Chinese Exquisite Art Assemble Inc. 30 Chinese Folk Dance Flushing, NY    
23. Connecticut Dance Center 25 Street Jazz Stamford, CT FB  
24. Damir Tasmagambetov 1 Indian Bharatanatyam Brooklyn, NY   Vid
25. Dance in Tribeca 15 Contemporary, Jazz, Hip Hop & Agrobeats New York, NY FB Vid
26. Dancer Dreamzzz 60 Mambo-Salsa Bronx, NY FB  
27. Dancing Rubies 23 Belly Dance New York, NY FB Vid
28. Dardo Galletto Dance 10 Argentine Tango New York, NY FB Vid
29. Destined Dance Performing Arts Center 30 Majorette / Hip-Hop Roosevelt, NY FB  
30. DivaDance NYC 12 Hip Hop New York, NY FB Vid
31. Energy in the Middle 25 Roller Disco Freeport, NY    
32. Explosion Dance Team 15 Hip Hop / Majorette Bronx, NY    
33. Eye Catching Circus presented by Passport to Taiwan 10 Taiwanese Acrobatic New York, NY FB Vid
34. Fairy Troupe 14 Chinese Dance Brooklyn, NY    
35. Fire drumline 30 Marching band Yonkers, NY   Vid
36. Fit4Dance 20 Haitian Brooklyn, NY FB Vid
37. Flowers of Hope NY 30 Community Fusion Rosedale, NY FB  
38. FogoAzul NYC Brazilian Drum and Dance 75 Brazilian Bloco Group Dance Queens, NY FB Vid
39. Folk Dance Club Kaleidoscope 30 Slavic Folk Dance Brooklyn, NY FB Vid
40. Fraternidad Folklorica Cultural Ruphay 60 Bolivian Caporales Alexandria, VA FB  
41. Fraternidad Folklorica y Cultural Caporales San Simon Universitarios filial NY 80 Bolivian Caporales Queens Village, NY    
42. Fraternidad Salay Cochabamba VA USA 40 Bolivian Dance Falls Church, VA FB Vid
43. Fusha Dance Company 6 African Dance Brooklyn, NY FB  
44. Habitat fire Drumline 30 Marching Band Yonkers, NY   Vid
45. Halo Dance Crew 15 Hip-Hop Jazz Brooklyn, NY FB Vid
46. High Definition Dance 30 Acro Jazz Hip-Hop New Windsor, NY FB Vid
47. House of the Roses 10 Creative Movement New York, NY FB  
48. I.S. 347 School of Humanities 15 Modern Brooklyn, NY   Vid
49. Incallajta New York 50 Bolivian Pujilay Astoria, NY    
50. Infinite Movement Inc. 10 Old School and New School Hip-Hop New York, NY    
51. John Jay School For Law High School 20 Jazz / Majorette Brooklyn, NY FB  
52. Junxion / Ecstatic Dance 250 Ecstatic Dance Brooklyn, NY FB Vid
53. Kaisokah Moko Jumbies USA, Inc. 80 Caribbean Carnival Springfield Gardens, NY FB  
54. Koin & Co Dancers 20 Contemporary New York NY FB Vid
55. L. De. Dance School 24 African Fusion Paterson, NJ FB  
56. Learn Bhangra 8 Indian Bhangra Jersey City, NJ FB  
57. LI Zumba 25 Zumba Dance Fitness West Islip, NY    
58. Little Branches of Borinquen 120 Salsa and Baton and Cheer Bronx, NY FB  
59. Lizzie Blazquez 3 Pop New York, NY FB  
60. Los Andulleros 6 Dominican Santiago Bronx, NY FB Vid
61. Masala Bhangra 20 Indian Bhangra New York, NY FB Vid
62. Morenada Bolivia USA 40 Bolivian Morenada Springfield, VA FB  
63. Mortal Beasts & Deities 12 Stilt Dance Falls Village, CT   Vid
64. Moving for Life 35 Movement Therapy New York, NY FB Vid
65. MS 331- Young Leaders Dance Company 12 Street Jazz Bronx, NY    
66. Navatman 20 Indian Bharatanatyam / Kathak New York, NY FB Vid
67. New York Chinese Cultural Center 5 Chinese New York, NY FB Vid
68. NIA Community Services Network 25 Contemporary / Hip Hop Brooklyn, NY    
69. NIA Community Services Network 25 Modern, Lyrical, Jazz Brooklyn, NY FB  
70. Niall OLeary School of Dance 10 Irish Step New York, NY FB  
71. NY USA Dance 100 Ballroom and Latin Dance Queens, NY FB Vid
72. NYC DOE 40 Cheerleading Fresh Meadows, NY    
73. Paul Taylor Dance Foundation / The Taylor School 11 Modern Dance New York FB  
74. Porcelain Playhouse 10 Hip hop/majorette /jazz/ Flushing, Queens, NY    
75. Power House 30 Jazz Hip Hop Contemporary Majorette Brooklyn, NY    
76. ProAm Dance Team 15 Latin Dance | HipHop New York, NY FB Vid
77. PS 165 Edith K Bergtraum Dance Co. 30 Jazz Flushing, NY    
78. PS 56 The Lewis H Latimer School 50 Agrican Dance Brooklyn, NY FB  
79. RACSteppers 14 Step Team Brooklyn, NY FB Vid
80. Red Dance Studio 14 Chinese Classic Ozone Park, NY    
81. Rhythm Locura 12 Latin / Ballroom Brooklyn, NY FB Vid
82. S.K.E. (spunky kidz entertainment) 12 Hip Hop Bronx, NY FB Vid
83. Sabrina Evangelista 2 Samba de Gafieira Astoria, NY FB  
84. Salaam Arts & Inspiration and The Salaam School of Wellness Wealth & Wisdom 18 Groove New York, NY   Vid
85. Salay Bolivia USA 100 Bolivian Salay Elizabeth, NJ FB  
86. Salay Pasion Bolivia USA 60 Bolivian Salay Annandale, VA FB Vid
87. Samba Art & Culture 40 Samba Brooklyn, NY   Vid
88. San Simon USA 150 Caporales Germantown, MD FB  
89. Saung Budaya Dance 15 Indonesian New York, NY FB Vid
90. Seekers of Knowledge Inc. 25 Hip Hop Boston, MA FB  
91. ShapeUp Brooklyn 20 Aerobic Brooklyn NY FB  
92. Shot of Scotch NYC 20 Scottish Highland New York, NY FB Vid
93. Shuffle Over Everything (S.O.E) 15 Street Dance New York NY FB Vid
94. Something Untouchable Dance Company 65 Hip-Hop / Majorette New York, NY    
95. Takala Land Dance Studio 15 Hip-Hop Flushing, NY FB  
96. Tandava Arts 15 Bellydance Brooklyn, NY FB Vid
97. The Cool School of Performing Arts 25 Street Jazz, Contemporary, agro-Beat Upper Montclair, NJ    
98. The Factory Lola 1 Contemporary Brooklyn, NY    
99. The golden dancerettes 25 Majorette Rosedale, NY FB Vid
100. The Hoop Movement 50 Hoop Dance Brooklyn, NY FB Vid
101. The Litefeet Nation 20 Litefeet Bronx, NY FB Vid
102. The Loft Practice 6 Freestyle House New York, NY FB Vid
103. The Prancing Buckeyes Dance Team 25 Majorette Columbus, OH FB Vid
104. The Rock Dancers 20 Hip-Hop Queens, NY FB Vid
105. Tinkus San Simon Filial Virginia 60 Bolivian Tinkus Silver Spring, MD FB  
106. Tinkus San Simon USA (Ricardo Espinoza) 50 Tinkus Fairfax VA FB Vid
107. ToneLove Productions Inc 150 Hustle and Freestyle New York, NY FB  
108. Tropicalfete Dance, Stilts, Masquerade and Steel Pan Production 25 Caribbean New York, NY FB Vid
109. Urban Dance Opportunities 35 Caribbean Brooklyn, NY    
110. Urban Grace Dance 30 Hiphop/Ballet/Contemporary mix Moscow, PA FB  
111. Water Dancers 9 Post-Modern Improvisatory New York, NY FB  
112. West End Secondary School 20 Theater Jazz New York, NY    
113. World Dance Initiative 10 Korean New York, NY    
114. Young Bulgarian Voices NY & Bosilek Bulgarian Folk Dance Ensemble 40 Bulgarian Folk Morristown, NJ FB Vid
115. Yuvalaya School of Dance 4 Indian Bharatanatyam / Kalakshetra New York, NY