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Hundreds celebrate 43rd Puerto Rican People's Day Parade in Humboldt Park

1 month ago   |   By ABC

Hundreds of people lined up for blocks along Humboldt Park's Division Street for Chicago's 43rd Annual Puerto Rican People's Day Parade.
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Puerto Rican Day Parade returns in first major Chicago parade since start of pandemic

Puerto Rican Day Parade returns in first major Chicago parade since start of pandemic

1 month ago   |   By WGN TV

CHICAGO - Large crowds gathered in the city's Humboldt Park neighborhood for the return of the Puerto Rican Day Parade, a large celebration of the city's rich Puerto Rican culture.
People came from Indiana, Florida and San Lorenzo, Puerto Rico itself to celebrate the parade on Chicago's West Side.
"I'm coming from Puerto Rico to come see the parade over here," one paradegoer said.
Despite a year made incredibly difficult by the COVID-19 pandemic that devastated the Puerto Rican community, residents banded together in a show of resilience in harder times, as well as celebration of heritage...
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