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Hometown Heroes Ceremony and Parade

2021 Hometown Heroes Ceremony and Parade

July 7, 2021

Mayor Bill de Blasio and First Lady Chirlane McCray hosted a ticker tape parade up the Canyon of Heroes to thank and honor the essential workers who uplifted New Yorkers through the COVID-19 pandemic and to celebrate the Summer of New York City. There was a performance by The Marching Cobras and DJ Mary Mac played music.


  • DJ Mary Mac
  • The Marching Cobras Drumline & Dancers


  • Emblem Health
  • Liberty Coca-Cola

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