Pete’s Tavern

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