People generally use sidewalks to get from point A to point B, but sometimes the sidewalk itself is the destination. I was reminded of that when I stumbled upon the Mexican Day Parade in Manhattan on September 19th.  Thousands of people lined up along the sidewalks to watch the parade go by.   

Waiting for the parade to start.



Photo courtesy of V.


On a side street, parade participants are putting on their finishing touches. (Photo courtesy of V.)


Mr. and Mrs. Azteca (photo courtesy of V.)