Street Fairs

New York street fairs are a city version of the patron saint festivals that take place all year long in towns across the Latin world

Brazilian Day New York 2019

Sunday, September 1, 2019
LITTLE BRAZIL, NYC ~ Celebrate Brazilian Independence with food, drink, live music and lots of Brazilians on Sixth Avenue at 46th St.

Central American Independence Parade & Festival 2019

Sunday, September 8, 2019
CROTONA PARK EAST, The Bronx ~ This Honduran Garifuna parade marches from the Happy Land Memorial to a family festival in Crotona Park

Feast of San Gennaro 2019, patron saint of Naples

September 12-22, 2019
LITTLE ITALY, NYC ~ This Italian street fair has lots of Italian food, entertainment, Cannoli-Eating Competition, Meatball-Eating Contest, Grand Procession, and a Solemn High Mass. Tourists and new New Yorkers love it.

Winter’s Eve at Lincoln Square 2019

Monday, December 2, 2019
LINCOLN SQUARE ~ This holiday street fair has entertainment, food tastings, a Christmas tree lighting, and a parade. FREE

Museum Mile Festival 2020 NYC’s biggest block party

Tuesday, June 9, 2020
Museum street fair
UPPER EAST SIDE, NYC ~ Free admission and outdoor art activities for children:
The Africa Center
El Museo del Barrio
Museum of the City of NY
Jewish Museum
Cooper Hewitt
Guggenheim
Neue Galerie
Met Museum


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Past Street Fairs

Summer Streets 2019

Sat, August 3, 10 & 17, 2019
MANHATTAN ~ Seven miles of city streets become a long pedestrian mall with rest stops that offer free African, Brazilian, Disability, French, Indigenous, Mexican, Peruvian and Puerto Rican entertainment and family activities

AfriBembé Festival in El Barrio East Harlem

Sunday, August 18, 2019
EAST HARLEM, NYC ~ The Caribbean Cultural Center hosts a Pan-African cultural festival and street fair around East Harlem Art Park on 120th St between Lexington and Third Ave

Ecuadorian Festival 2019 Festival Ecuatoriano

Sunday, August 18, 2019
FLUSHING MEADOWS CORONA PARK, Queens ~ Live Ecuadorian entertainment and games for children. Ecuadorian food and artisanal products are available for purchase. FREE

Carnaval del Barrio brings Aguadilla, Puerto Rico to 116th St

Fri-Sun, August 2-4, 2019
EL BARRIO, EAST HARLEM, NYC ~ A fun family street fair on 116th St with live music inspired by Las Fiestas Patronales of Aguadilla, Puerto Rico

Colombian Parade NYC 2019 ~ Desfile Colombiano New York ¡Cafeteros!

GALA Friday, July 26, 2019
PARADE & FESTIVAL Sunday, July 28, 2019
JACKSON HEIGHTS, Queens ~ New York City’s celebration of our Colombian heritage includes a wreath laying, gala, parade and street fair after party

Peruvian Parade 2019 ~ Desfile Peruano

PAGEANT, Sun, July 7, 2019
GALA Thu, July 25, 2019
MASS & FLAG, Sat, July 27
PARADE & STREET FAIR Sunday, July 28, 2019
PASSAIC, New Jersey ~ The Peruvian Parade and Festival in Passaic, New Jersey is Metro New York’s big Peruvian independence celebration

Junta Hispana 2019 Hispanic street fair at Flushing Meadows Corona Park

Sunday, July 21, 2019
FLUSHING MEADOWS CORONA PARK, Queens ~ Family entertainment, games, food and kiosks from twenty Hispanic countries. FREE ~ CANCELLED DUE TO NYC’S DANGEROUS HEAT ADVISORY

Brasil SummerFest for the family at the Hester Street Fair

Sunday, July 21, 2019
LOWER EAST SIDE, NYC ~ Brazilian food, drinks, music, artisanal products and fun. Free and for all ages. Legal!

Show your pride at the 2019 Disability Pride Parade and Festival

Sunday, July 14, 2019
UNION SQUARE, NYC ~ Parade down Broadway from Madison Square to the Disability Pride Festival at Union Square

PrideFest 2019 LGBT street fair in the East Village

Sunday, June 30, 2019
LGBT Street Fair
EAST VILLAGE ~ NYC Pride’s annual street fair with StageFest, Mural Market, FoodFest & KidFest is headlined by Princess Nokia

116th Street Festival 2019 is a Puerto Rican party!

Sat, Jun 8, 2019
Puerto Rican street fair
EL BARRIO EAST HARLEM ~ The Northeast’s biggest street fair is a Puerto Rican party

Portugal Day Festival and Portugal Day Parade in Newark, NJ

STREET FAIR Sat-Sun, Jun 8-9
PARADE Sun, Jun 9, 2019
NEWARK, New Jersey | Metro NYC’s big Portuguese celebration

152nd Street Cultural Festival celebrates Puerto Rican culture ¡Boricua!

WOODSTOCK, THE BRONX | Sat, May 25, 2019 | Puerto Rican street fair | The warm-up to the National Puerto Rican Day Parade. FREE

Panamanian Day Parade and Street Fair 2018

Saturday, October 6, 2018
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PARADE
Franklin Ave, President St & Classon Ave
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STREET FAIR
Classon Ave at President St
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Crown Heights, Brooklyn
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Panamanian community’s pre-independence day celebration

Central American Independence Parade & Festival Honduran Garifuna

PARADE
From Happy Land Fire Memorial
To Crotona Park
Tremont, The Bronx
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FESTIVAL
Crotona Park, The Bronx
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Sunday, September 9, 2018

Brazilian Day New York 2018 is the biggest Brazilian festival outside Brazil

Little Brazil
Sixth Avenue and
46th St (between Fifth & Sixth Aves)
Midtown, Manhattan
Sunday, September 2, 2018

Ecuadorian Parade ~ Desfile Ecuatoriano de New York ~ Arts Fair

Sunday, August 5, 2018
JACKSON HEIGHTS, Queens ~ The Ecuadorian Parade on Northern Blvd is NYC’s big Ecuadorian festival
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Sunday, August 12, 2018
FLUSHING MEADOWS CORONA PARK, Queens ~ The Ecuadorian Arts Fair is in the Hall of Science

Brasil Summerfest 2018

A few legends and a new crop of the year’s best Brazilian music.
Multiple Venues in Manhattan & Brooklyn
July 29 – August 12, 2018

Peruvian Parade 2018 ~ Desfile Peruano

Sunday, July 29, 2018
PASSAIC & PATERSON, New Jersey ~ The biggest Peruvian festival in the U.S. includes a street fair and a parade

Bastille NYC ~ French Institute Alliance Française (FIAF)

60th Street
Fifth Avenue to Lexington
Upper East Side, Manhattan
Sunday, July 15, 2018

PrideFest 2018 is NYC Pride’s Street Fair

University Place
Greenwich Village, Manhattan
Sunday, June 24, 2018
FREE

116th Street Festival 2018 is a Puerto Rican Party!

Third Avenue
106th St to 122nd St
East Harlem, Manhattan
Saturday, June 9, 2018

Panamanian Day Parade & Street Fair 2017

Saturday, October 7, 2017
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Franklin Ave, President St & Classon Ave
Crown Heights, Brooklyn

Brasil Summerfest 2017 is the biggest Brazilian music festival outside Brazil

Central Park Summerstage, Nublu, NaturaBrasil, Brooklyn Public Library, The Archway, David Rubenstein Atrium, Joe’s Pub, Museum of the Moving Image, The Django, Hester St
Manhattan & Brooklyn
August 5 – 13, 2017