The 2012 Persian Day Parade kicked-off on a sunny April Sunday in midtown Manhattan. The annual event, which took place on Sunday, April 15, was the ninth annual Persian Day Parade in the Big Apple. Large crowds gathered on Madison Avenue for the event and NYC Photo News was there.

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Young boy waving Persian flag as he rides on a float

Rumi mystics in the 2012 Persian Day Parade

Mounted NYPD officer falls from her horse (she and the horse were unhurt)

Persian Santa Claus in the 2012 Persian Day Parade

The 2012 Persian Day Parade moves down Madison Avenue

Singer on a float in the 2012 Persian Day Parade
 
Dancer in the 2012 Persian Day Parade

Dancer in traditional costume in the 2012 Persian Day Parade

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