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Participants from the Spanish-speaking nations of the world
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Participants from the Spanish-speaking nations of the world march and dance up 5th Avenue during the annual Hispanic Day Parade. (Oct. 14, 2012)(Credit: Charles Eckert)

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Hispanic Day Parade 2012

The annual Hispanic Day Parade, which began in 1985, features colorful costumes, music and food. It focuses on Hispanic solidarity and the traditional values, music, costumes and folklore of each participating country. In 2012 participants number more than 10,000 and spectators are expected to exceed 1 million.