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Tompkins Square Halloween Parade Cancelled Due To City's Insurance Demands

NEW YORK (CBSNewYork) – A popular city tradition that draws thousands of people to the East Village each year has been canceled.

Dogs of all shapes and sizes have been dressing up for the Tompkins Square Halloween Parade for 28 years, reports CBS2’s Reena Roy. 278 more words


30 years after the Tompkins Square Park Riots

This weekend the East Village commemorated the three decade anniversary of the Tompkins Square Park Riots with two days of concerts and speeches in the once-notorious East Village park. 765 more words

Notes From A Polite New Yorker

Photos from the 2018 Corgi Run at Tompkins Square Park

Zoe, the French bulldog.

PomPom is very shy.

There was a distinct lack of corgis at the Corgi Run.

There were lots of good dogs at the dog park. 17 more words


Who Let the Dogs Out?

Parade day arrived and the morning was spent getting ready.  All the contestants put on their best, favorite costumes.  They got their people awake, showered them, fed them, put them in their costumes and trotted on down to Tomkins Park. 184 more words

A Howling Good Time at Tompkins Square Park

     Every year for the last 27 years, our four legged friends have dragged their owners out to the grandest display of dog fashion and creativity in the… 327 more words


Is There Anything Cuter Than Dogs Dressed in Halloween Costumes?

Every year, Tompkins Square Park hosts a Halloween Dog Parade, with this year being its 27th annual parade. The park is located on East 10th Street and Avenue A in Alphabet City. 391 more words