Notification issued 10/8/17 at 9:00 AM. In celebration of the Columbus Day holiday, two parades will take place in Manhattan. – Sunday, 10/8: Hispanic Columbus Day parade between 12:00 PM and 5:00 PM, along 5th Avenue between East 43rd Street and East 78th Street. – Monday, 10/9: Columbus Day Parade between 11:00 AM and 3:00 PM, along 5th Avenue from East 47th Street to East 78th Street. Expect traffic delays, road closures, and large crowds in these areas during parade times.