Parade Information







Message from Chairman


Our next Annual Parade will be held on Sunday, May 21, 2017 starting at 1:30 p.m. (RAIN OR SHINE). The theme for 2016 was: “Saluting Norwegian Immigrants"

The 2016 line-up was:

Group 1 – Honor Contingent: line-up on 3rd Avenue 83rd to 84th Street
N.Y.C.P.D. Mounted Police
N.Y.P.D. Honor Guard
N.Y.C.P Police Guard
N.Y.P.D. Viking Assn.
N.Y.F.D. Viking Assn.
Norwegian Seamen WWII Veteran -
Krigsseilere – Karl Aksel Andresen
*Transit Pride Pipes & Drums
17th of May Parade Committee
Honorary Marshals
  - Civic, Sons of Norway and Church
Group II Sons of Norway:  line-up on 85th St.  between   3rd Ave. & Ridge Blvd. 

International Lodge Officers
Third District Lodge Officers

District Three:
Zone 4 (Upstate New York)
Hudson Valley #432
Troll #476
*OLPH RidgemenAlumni

Zone 3 (New Jersey, Staten Island, Northern Pennsylvania)
Bernt Balchen #566
Nor-Bu #427
Nansen #410
Fredheim #242

Zone 2 (New England)
Norumbega #506
* NYC All-City Marching Band

Zone 1 (Brooklyn, Long Island, Manhattan)
Loyal #252
Henrik Ibsen #393
Færder #109
Brooklyn #243
Norden Lodge #407
Lillehammer #636
Garborg #265

Zone 6 (Pennsylvania)
Fredriksten #125
*Celtic Cross Pipes & Drums Corp

Group III:  Church Group line-up on 85h Street between 3rd & 4th Avenues.

Our Saviour's Lutheran Church
Zion Lutheran Church - Staten Island
Bethlehem Lutheran Church and Bay Ridge           
Center for Older Adults
Lutheran Elementary School
59th Street Lutheran Brethren Church
The First Evangelical Free Church
      (66th Street Church)
Leif Ericson Day School
The Norwegian Seamen’s Church
Norwegian Christian Home and Health Care       Center
Eger Lutheran Nursing Home 7 services
*Clann Eireann Pipe Band

Group IV – Civic Group:  line-up on 84thStreet between 3rd & 4thAvenues. 

Brooklyn Norwegian's on Facebook:
   1st Social Media Group marching
Norwegian Immigration Association [NIA]
Miss Norway of Greater New York
Miss Heritage of Greater New York
Little Miss Norway & Junior Cadets
*Ft. Hamilton HS Marching Regiment
Sporting Club Gjoa
BarnKlubber Elsa Rix #1
Our Lady of Perpetual Help Twirlers
Scandinavian East Coast Museum
Brooklyn Home Reporter & Spectator Newspaper
Danish Athletic Club
Transportation Alternative South Brooklyn Committee-Harbor Ring
Democrats For Change
Bay Ridge Resource Training Center
Reaching Out Community Services Inc.
The Guild for Exceptional Children
United Military Veterans of Kings County

Group V – Bands:  line-up on 84th Street between 3rd Ave. & Ridge Blvd.

-OLPH RidgemenAlumni
-NYC All-City Marching Band
-Celtic Cross Pipes & Drums Corp
-Clann Eireann Pipe Band
-Ft. Hamilton HS Marching Regiment




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