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The Return of the Village Halloween Parade

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Jon Kalish
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Village Halloween parade participant

The Village Halloween Parade has been described as New York’s version of Carnival. One of the city’s largest and most colorful cultural events, the parade provides a major economic boost to Lower Manhattan.

Last year the parade was called off because of the pandemic but it was back this past weekend. WBGO’s Jon Kalish provided this preview.

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