Angel Reyes at the 2013 Puerto Rican Day Parade in New York City
An Inside Look at NYC's Puerto Rican Day Parade!
By Amaris Castillo | 06/10/2013 - 14:19

It seemed as though everyone was Puerto Rican on Sunday along New York City’s Fifth Avenue. That’s because the annual Puerto Rican Day Parade made its presence known, roaring its way down the streets with cheerful shouts of "Boricua!" and a sea of red, white, and blue.

We swung by to observe the proud madness firsthand. Below are some interesting people we met along the parade route:


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5 People You’ll Meet at the Puerto Rican Day Parade
By Jesus Trivino | 06/07/2013 - 13:40

It’s the Puerto Rican Day Parade this Sunday! And you know what that means...

WWWWWWWWEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEPPPPPPPPPAAAAAAAAAAAAA!!!!!!! OK, now that we got the “wepa” out of our system, check out our 5 People You’ll Meet at the PR Day Parade. Have fun and be safe, mi gente!


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Ricky Martin at the 2007 Puerto Rican Day Parade in New York City
Celebs Show Pride at Past Puerto Rican Day Parades
By Sugey Palomares | 06/08/2012 - 15:00

Known as the largest parade in New York City, the Puerto Rican Day Parade attracts over two million spectators a year and transforms the city streets into an epicenter of island pride. Colorful flags will adorn Fifth Avenue and 44th Street all the way up until 79th Street this Sunday, June 10th. We are celebrating by taking a look at our favorite celebs that have showcased their Boricua pride at past parades. They makes us all say, que bonita bandera...


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NY Daily News Puerto Rican Day Parade 2012 cover, Victor Cruz, Cuban flag
Newspaper Cover Mistakes Cuban And Puerto Rican Flags
By Sugey Palomares | 06/07/2012 - 14:16

Notice anything wrong with this picture?

We couldn’t help but do a double take when we saw the Cuban flag being used to promote the 2012 Puerto Rican Day Parade, which takes place on June 10. The cover features Superbowl champion and Latina’s June/July cover model, Victor Cruz, who will be representing Boricua pride with his own float this Sunday.


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John Leguizamo Fires Back: "I'm Proud of My Colombian and Puerto Rican Heritage"
By Stacey Rivera | 06/10/2011 - 21:27

John Leguizamo, who will be the Global Ambassador to the Arts at Sunday's Puerto Rican Parade in New York City, has released a statement countering his estranged father's claim that the family is not Puerto Rican.


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Jennifer Lopez and Marc Anthony Say They Didn't Renew Their Vows
By Latina Staff | 06/15/2010 - 12:00

Don't worry! This is NOT breakup news. But contrary to several reports that they were planning to renew their wedding vows to celebrate their recent sixth wedding anniversary, Jennifer Lopez and Marc Anthony say they went a different route.


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J.Lo & Marc Share Their Love for NYC's Puerto Rican Day Parade
By Mariela Rosario | 06/14/2010 - 13:00

Marc Anthony was officially named the Grand Marshall of the 2010 Puerto Rican day parade in New York, after a domestic abuse scandal derailed telenovela star Osvaldo Rios-Alonso, who had been initially selected for the honor.


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Actor Osvaldo Rios-Alonso is Out of the Puerto Rican Day Parade
By Jazmin Perez | 06/10/2010 - 16:00

After much pressure, Telenovela star Osvaldo Rios-Alonso announced this week that he has withdrawn from this Sunday’s National Puerto Rican Day Parade as Padrino International. “It has never been my intention to divide a community,” said Rios-Alonso in a statement.


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