Columbus Day Parade

A group marches in the Columbus Day parade in Manhattan on Oct. 13, 2014. (credit: CBS 2)

NYC Celebrates Italian-American Heritage At Columbus Day Parade

Monday’s parade, which runs from 44th Street to 72nd Street, is organized by the Columbus Citizens Foundation. It’s billed as the world’s largest celebrations of Italian-American heritage and culture.


Gov. Andrew Cuomo marches in the annual Columbus Day parade with his daughter, Michaela, on Oct. 13, 2014, in New York City.  (Photo by Spencer Platt/Getty Images)

Andrew Cuomo, Rob Astorino Campaign At NYC Columbus Day Parade

Gubernatorial candidates Andrew Cuomo and Rob Astorino campaigned Monday while celebrating their Italian heritage at the annual Columbus Day Parade in Manhattan.


Thousands Line Fifth Avenue For Annual Columbus Day Parade

Italian Americans celebrated their culture and heritage at the 69th Annual Columbus Day Parade in New York City.


Hispanic Day Parade

Hispanic Day, Columbus Day Parades Step Off

Colorful costumes filled more than 30 blocks of Fifth Avenue in Manhattan Sunday.


Columbus Day Parade Oct. 8, 2012 (credit: Jim Smith/WCBS 880)

Big Crowds Turn Out For 68th Annual Columbus Day Parade Along Fifth Avenue

Italian pride was on display all along Fifth Avenue Monday for the 68th Annual Columbus Day Parade in Manhattan.


Members of the China Capital Police Brass Band during the of the 66h Annual Columbus Day Parade in New York October 11, 2010.The Columbus Day Parade has been organized in New York since 1929. Over 35,000 people participate in the Columbus Day Parade in New York City each year. The Columbus Day Parade takes place on the second Monday in October.  (Photo credit TIMOTHY A. CLARY/AFP/Getty Images)

New York City Columbus Day Events And Parade Guide

Columbus Day is marked in Manhattan by one of the city’s most famous parades, and CBSNewYork has your all-out guide to doing it right. Here are the best events, bars and restaurants to check out along the way.

CBS New York–10/08/2011

Arthur Avenue - Bronx, NY - Oct 7, 2011 (credit: Paul Murnane / WCBS 880)

Arthur Avenue In The Bronx Remains Tourist Attraction, Not Tourist Trap

Little Italy in Manhattan isn’t what it once was, but Arthur Avenue in the Bronx is still where you go to get your Italian fixings.


(credit: TIMOTHY A. CLARY/AFP/Getty Images)

5 Fun Family Events And Things To Do With Kids This Fall In NYC

Just a few of the events for the whole family going on in the city this autumn.

CBS New York–10/04/2011

Paladino, Cuomo March in Columbus Day Parade (credit: Marla Diamond/WCBS 880)

Political Flap Punctuates Columbus Day Parade

There were more than 35,000 marchers, over 100 bands and more than a million spectators — all celebrating the annual Columbus Day Parade along Fifth Ave.