NEW YORK – On a beautiful summer day in New York City The National Puerto Rican Parade attracts up to 3 million spectators, 20 million on TV networks and 220 Million syndicated 1 hour later making this NYC largest parade
The parade attracts many New York politicians, such as mayor Michael Bloomberg, former mayor Rudy Giuliani and also many political candidates running for office and looking for voters in local, state and national elections. In recent years, the parade has honored several Puerto Rican celebrities by naming them “International Grand Marshal” of the parade including singer Marc Anthony, who participated in the parade with along his wife Jennifer Lopez, and Ricky Martin in 2007 and 2010. In addition to a National Grand Marshal, a variety of honorees are named for the parade, with titles such as “King”, “National Ambassador of La Salsa”, and “National Godmother.”
Stages: 24 X 20 Broadcast Booth for TV
Stages: XSl100 24 X 20 for performers.
Stages: 4 X 8 X 8 TV Camera Platforms.
Sound: Large festival 6 bass boxes and 8 Line Array
Banners: Back 22 X 15 Top 36.5 X 4 Side scrims 6 X 12