Ceremonies

Ceremonies

With more than 8.5 million people residing in New York City, our 5 boroughs consist of immensely talented and hardworking individuals who make significant contributions to our lives each and every day. MOSPCE produces lively events to recognize and honor these notable New Yorkers.

Here are some of our prominent recognition ceremonies:

Mayoral Service Recognition Ceremony

Mayoral Service Recognition Ceremony

April 30, 2018
In honor of National Volunteer Month, the City’s top volunteers, including nonprofit board members and civically engaged businesses, came together to celebrate their commitment to making New York City a better place for all.

Learn more about the Mayoral Service Recognition Ceremony


Mayor de Blasio displays \

State of the City

February 13, 2018
The State of the City is a major address delivered annually by the Mayor that reflects upon past successes, acknowledges crucial issues, and maps out intended goals for the current year's legislative agenda.

Learn more about the State of the City


NYC's First Family stands on stage as Senator Bernie Sanders administers Oath for Mayor de Blasio

Inauguration

January 1, 2018
The 2018 Inauguration Ceremony was held on New Year's Day at City Hall in honor of the re-election of the Mayor of New York City, along with the Comptroller and Public Advocate of New York City.

Learn more about the Inauguration


Veterans standing with flags in front of crowd at Veterans Day Breakfast

Veterans Day Breakfast

November 11, 2017
The Veterans Day Breakfast is an annual celebration hosted by the Mayor to salute our nation's courageous military heroes.

Learn more about the Veteran's Day Breakfast


people on stage speaking in front of crowd at Flight 587 Memorial

Flight 587 15th Annual Memorial

November 12, 2017
Each year, the Mayor and New Yorkers come together in the Rockaways at Flight 587 Park Memorial to remember Flight 587 and the 265 victims of the plane crash on November 12, 2001.

Learn more about the Flight 587 15th Annual Memorial

Mayor de Blasio and First Lady Chirlane McCray smiling on stage with woman and man

ADA Sapolin Awards for Disability Advocacy

July 26, 2017
On the 26th Anniversary of the Americans with Disabilities Act, the ADA Sapolin Awards honored New Yorkers dedicated to supporting people with disabilities.

Read the 2016 ADA Sapolin Awards for Disability Advocacy press release
Read the 2016 ADA Sapolin Awards for Disability Advocacy transcript