The Village Halloween Parade, now in its 41st year, is a New York City event that's not to be missed. Puppets, musicians, dancers, and artists parade down 6th Ave, and all in costume are encouraged to join.
The parade begins at 7:00 pm and ends around 11:00. For those who would like to watch, the parade runs straight up 6th Ave from Spring to 16th Street. Remember to arrive early for a good spot.
For those who would like to participate in the parade, only those in costume are welcome to join. Check the website for directions and tips.
The world-famous TCS New York City Marathon is one of NYC's most beloved annual events. More than 40,000 marathon runners will race all over the five boroughs on a 26.2-mile course. Spectators can line up along the course to cheer runners on and take part in the tradition. Visit tcsnycmarathon.org for more details in how you can join the festivities. Visit the Department of Transportation's website to get the latest special citywide traffic advisory for the TCS New York City Marathon.
The marathon begins at the staging area for runners at Ford Wadsworth, Staten Island. The route ends in Central Park in Manhattan.
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