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Mexican Day Parade in New York City

A little boy walking in the parade with his black sombrero at the annual Mexican Independence Day celebrations in New York City. (Rachel Cauvin/Demotix/Corbis)

Mexican Day Parade in New York City

September 16, 2013

New York City celebrated Mexico's Independence Day with a parade on

Madison Avenue.

The parade kicked off at noon from 38th to 26th street.

An estimated 200,000 spectators were on the parade route cheering and

waving Mexican flags. (Corbis)