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[Brooklyn Eagle] Photos: Mexican Independence Parade 2019

Mexican Independence Day Parade

Nonprofit organization Mano a Mano: Mexican Culture without Borders held its annual Mexican Independence Parade and Festival at Sunset Park on Sunday, Sept. 29.

Starting at 11:30 a.m., participants and attendees marched at Fifth Avenue between 38th and 60th streets, alongside Mexican folkloric dance, music and community leaders.

The festival portion took place at 12:30 p.m. at the Brooklyn Army Terminal Pier and featured local artists, cultural groups and nonprofit organizations providing information on immigrants’ rights and other services.

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