Columbus Day 2021 New York: The day When Columbus discovered America is called Columbus Day. In America, we celebrate Columbus Day because Columbus was the one who discovered America. In many countries, Columbus Day is celebrated as a National Holiday on 12 October. Columbus Day is not only celebrated because of the Columbus finding America in 1492 but also celebrated in the honor and respect of Columbus because he discovered America.
How people celebrate Columbus Day in America?
In the whole country, people celebrate Columbus Day almost in the same way. People celebrate Columbus Day with full love, joy, and affection. They pay respect to Columbus in the form of giving greeting cards to their loved ones. In many cities, people celebrate Columbus Day in the same way but some people don’t celebrate Columbus Day. People say that he was a cruel person and a murderer who killed many innocent people who came in his way, that is why they don’t celebrate Columbus Day.
Columbus Day Parades:
Columbus Day is celebrated in every city. People do parades and carnivals on this day. They make huge balloons of boats or costumes on this day. People distribute sweets and food to people. Every city parade starts from one point to its destination. On the way to its destination, many people join the parade. Parades and carnivals are arranged in many cities like New York, San Francisco, Philadelphia, Boston Texas. One of the biggest parades is arranged in New York City starting from Midtown Manhattan on Fifth Avenue and keeps moving toward the East side of the city. It begins from 5th Avenue and 44th street and completes its journey at 5th avenue and 72 street.
Columbus Day Parade In New York:
In every city, a parade is arranged on this day. Carnivals are arranged for the families and the kids. One of the biggest carnivals and parades is arranged in New York. Kids feel happy on this day because this day is the national holiday of the country, most of the students rest at home for the whole day and go out from the home to see the parade and carnival and also the firework show.
One of the biggest parades and the firework show is arranged in New York City. About hundreds of people join the parade from start to the final destination of the parade. People hold balloons and decorate their cars and also wear costumes on this day for the parade. In New York, the Columbus Day parade starts at 11:30 am in on 12th October.
Nearly 1 Million American living in New York and hardly anyone of the miss the chance to join the final Columbus Day Parade with their family. They join the parade with their family and enjoy it with full love and affection. This parade helps to remove the Italian American difference from the people. This parade helps to remove the cultural difference from the people and help them to live together without any cultural difference. That’s why the Columbus Day parade of New York is one of the biggest parades of America where thousands of people come without any color or cultural difference.
Happy Columbus Day TO All