Welcome to 17th of May Parade Committee - Brooklyn

About Us

Norwegian-American 17th of May Committee of Greater New York Mission statement

The purpose of the Norwegian-American 17th of May Committee of Greater New York, INC. shall be to encourage and develop a deep appreciation of the ideals of independence and freedom that the 17th of May, Constitution day of Norway, embodies and to keep alive the cultural heritage of Norway. Rain of shine, on the 17th of May of each year, or the Sunday closest to this date (excluding Mother's Day). The Committee shall make arrangements for and sponsor a parade. 



Bay Ridge, Brooklyn

The parade steps off at 80th street and 3rd Avenue, turns right at Bay Ridge Avenue up to 5th Avenue, makes a left on 5th and continues until 67th Street, marching continues along 67th along the park and up to the reviewing stand between 6th and 7th. 


Norwegian Day Parade Fundraiser

April 22nd from 4-8pm at the Salty Dog 

$20 per person 

Raffle, 50/50, light refreshments and cash bar.

Swedish Meatballs with Ellen Lindstorm performing!!

For more info contact arlenerutuelo@gmail.com 


Do you have or know of a band interested in marching in the parade?

Contact Parade Chair- John Hobbesland at hubba63@verizon.net 

Contact John Hobbesland @ hubba63@verizon.net 


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17th of May Parade - Brooklyn