2018 Disability Pride Parade July 15

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disability pride parade poster(Poster shows colorful graphics of birds flying down to a young woman shown looking to the side from the neck up wearing a hat over a silhouette of many people marching forward with their arms raised. The right hand corner has THE 2018 DISABILITY PRIDE PARADE In white against pink. In the middle there is a blue field with white and pink lettering that says EXPRESS YOURSELF! Sunday July 15th. Below that is text in black and white that says “The theme of this years parade is CREATIVITY. We encourage you to decorate clothes, hats, wheelchairs, hair, faces, floats, make puppets, wear costumes, – use your imagination – have fun! Awards will be handed out for most creative ideas” Gathering in Union Square at 10 AM, Parade goes up Broadway to Madison Sq at 11AM, Celebration in Madison Sq park from noon until 3PM. Under that are the logos for DPNYC, POPD and ABS and on the bottom are pictures of last years paraders who came creatively dressed.)
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2018 DISABILITY PRIDE PARADE JULY 15

This year’s parade will feature the creativity of the Disability Community: EXPRESS YOURSELF!

You can do that in way you choose – costumes, hats, t shirts, puppets, decorated wheelchairs, hairstyles, umbrellas, anything you can think of. Have fun with it. There will be awards for most creative ideas. This is not mandatory, just encouraged.

Gather at MADISON SQUARE 10AM, parade steps off at 11AM

Goes down BROADWAY to UNION SQUARE PARK

FESTIVAL AT UNION SQUARE PARK noon – 3 PM.

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