RANKEvent/
management company
Management phone/
event website
Estimated attendance/
2011 event date(s)
Estimated attendance
in 2010
1
Macy's Thanksgiving Day Parade
Macy's Parade & Entertainment Group
(212) 494-5432
macys.com/parade
3,750,000
Nov. 24
3,500,000
2
West Indian American Day Parade
West Indian American Day Carnival Association
(718) 467-1797
wiadcacarnival.org
3,000,000
Sept. 5
n/d
3
New York's 43rd Annual Village Halloween Parade
Village Halloween Parade Inc.
(845) 758-5519
halloween-nyc.com
2,000,000
Oct. 31-Nov. 1
2,000,000
4
New York City Pride March
Heritage of Pride
(212) 807-7433
nycpride.org
1,700,000
June 26
1,500,000
5
New York International Auto Show
Greater New York Auto Dealers Association
(718) 746-5300
autoshowny.com
1,000,000
April 22-May 1
1,000,000
5
Times Square New Year's Eve
Times Square Alliance & Countdown Entertainment
(212) 768-1560
timessquarenyc.org
1,000,000
Dec. 31-Jan. 1
1,000,000
7
Tribeca Film Festival
Tribeca Enterprises
(212) 941-2400
tribecafilm.com/festival
430,000
April 20-May 1
410,000
8
Lunar New Year Parade
Better Chinatown Society
(917) 660-2402
betterchinatown.com
400,000
Feb. 17
n/d
8
Mermaid Parade
Coney Island USA
(718) 372-5159
coneyisland.com/programs/mermaid-parade
400,000
June 18
n/d
10
Big Apple Barbecue Block Party
Union Square Hospitality Group
(646) 747-0584
www.bigapplebbq.org
130,000
June 11-12
125,000