The 60th annual Puerto Rican Day Parade hit Fifth Avenue in Manhattan on Sunday, bringing the celebration of the Caribbean island to the streets of New York City.

Politicians including Mayor Bill de Blasio, Manhattan Borough President Gale Brewer and Congresswoman Nydia Velazquez participated in the parade, that honored big names like olympian Laurie Hernandez and actress Jeimy Osorio.

Scroll down for photos from the festivities:

A participant marches on Fifth Avenue during the
A participant marches on Fifth Avenue during the 60th annual Puerto Rican Day Parade on Sunday, June 11, 2017. (Credit: Getty Images / Stephanie Keith )
Participants walk along Fifth Avenue during the Puerto
Participants walk along Fifth Avenue during the Puerto Rican Day Parade on Sunday, June 11, 2017. (Credit: Getty Images / Stephanie Keith)
Participants march in the Puerto Rican Day Parade
Participants march in the Puerto Rican Day Parade in Manhattan on Sunday, June 11, 2017. (Credit: Getty Images / Stephanie Keith)

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A participant walks on Fifth Avenue during the
A participant walks on Fifth Avenue during the Puerto Rican Day Parade on Sunday, June 11, 2017. (Credit: Getty Images / Stephanie Keith)
Spectators wave flags during the Puerto Rican Day
Spectators wave flags during the Puerto Rican Day Parade on Sunday, June 11, 2017. (Credit: Getty Images / Stephanie Keith)
Spectators cheer alongside Fifth Avenue during the Puerto
Spectators cheer alongside Fifth Avenue during the Puerto Rican Day Parade in Manhattan on Sunday, June 11, 2017. (Credit: Getty Images / Stephanie Keith)
Mayor Bill de Blasio participates in the Puerto
Mayor Bill de Blasio participates in the Puerto Rican Day Parade marching up Fifth Avenue on Sunday, June 11, 2017. (Credit: Getty Images / Stephanie Keith)
Participants hold up flags during the Puerto Rican
Participants hold up flags during the Puerto Rican Day Parade in Manhattan on Sunday, June 11, 2017. (Credit: Getty Images / Stephanie Keith)

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A young spectator holds up a flag during
A young spectator holds up a flag during the Puerto Rican Day Parade on Sunday, June 11, 2017. (Credit: Getty Images / Stephanie Keith)
Participants march on Fifth Avenue during the Puerto
Participants march on Fifth Avenue during the Puerto Rican Day Parade on Sunday, June 11, 2017. (Credit: Getty Images / Stephanie Keith)
A woman marches and dances down Fifth Avenue
A woman marches and dances down Fifth Avenue during the Puerto Rican Day Parade on Sunday, June 11, 2017. (Credit: Charles Eckert)
Participants wave an oversized Puerto Rican flag during
Participants wave an oversized Puerto Rican flag during the 60th annual Puerto Rican Day Parade on Sunday, June 11, 2017. (Credit: Charles Eckert)
Supporters of Oscar López Rivera, the leader of
Supporters of Oscar López Rivera, the leader of the FALN separatist group that pushed for Puerto Rico's independence and was behind a series of bombings in New York and other U.S. cities in the 1970s and 1980s, march in the 60th annual Puerto Rican Day Parade on Sunday, June 11, 2017. (Credit: Charles Eckert)

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Mayor Bill de Blasio marches in the 60th
Mayor Bill de Blasio marches in the 60th annual Puerto Rican Day Parade in Manhattan on Sunday, June 11, 2017. (Credit: Charles Eckert)
Oscar López Rivera rides on a float during
Oscar López Rivera rides on a float during the Puerto Rican Day Parade on Sunday, June 11, 2017. (Credit: Charles Eckert)
Manhattan Borough President Gale Brewer marches in the
Manhattan Borough President Gale Brewer marches in the 60th annual Puerto Rican Day Parade in Manhattan on Sunday, June 11, 2017. (Credit: Charles Eckert)
A spectator holds a sign chastising Gov. Andrew
A spectator holds a sign chastising Gov. Andrew Cuomo and the food company Goya for not attending the 60th annual Puerto Rican Day Parade on Sunday, June 11, 2017. (Credit: Charles Eckert)
Supporters of Oscar López Rivera march down Fifth
Supporters of Oscar López Rivera march down Fifth Avenue during the Puerto Rican Day Parade on Sunday, June 11, 2017. (Credit: Charles Eckert)
Activists march in the 60th annual Puerto Rican
Activists march in the 60th annual Puerto Rican Day Parade in Manhattan on Sunday, June 11, 2017. (Credit: Charles Eckert)
Supporters of Oscar López Rivera march in the
Supporters of Oscar López Rivera march in the 60th annual Puerto Rican Day Parade in Manhattan on Sunday, June 11, 2017. (Credit: Charles Eckert)
Spectators get ready to wave their flags as
Spectators get ready to wave their flags as the 60th annual Puerto Rican Day Parade kicks off on Fifth Avenue in Manhattan on Sunday, June 11, 2017. (Credit: Ivan Pereira)
Spectators gather along Fifth Avenue during the Puerto
Spectators gather along Fifth Avenue during the Puerto Rican Day Parade on Sunday, June 11, 2017. (Credit: Charles Eckert)
A participant dances during the 60th annual Puerto
A participant dances during the 60th annual Puerto Rican Day Parade in Manhattan on Sunday, June 11, 2017. (Credit: Charles Eckert)
Rep. Nydia Velazquez (D-Brooklyn) marches in the 60th
Rep. Nydia Velazquez (D-Brooklyn) marches in the 60th annual Puerto Rican Day Parade in Manhattan on Sunday, June 11, 2017. (Credit: Charles Eckert)
Participants march down Manhattan's Fifth Avenue during the
Participants march down Manhattan's Fifth Avenue during the 60th annual Puerto Rican Day Parade on Sunday, June 11, 2017. (Credit: Charles Eckert)
Spectators cheer and wave flags during the Puerto
Spectators cheer and wave flags during the Puerto Rican Day Parade on Sunday, June 11, 2017. (Credit: Charles Eckert)
New York City Council Speaker Melissa Mark-Viverito, center,
New York City Council Speaker Melissa Mark-Viverito, center, marches with fellow council members in the 60th annual Puerto Rican Day Parade in Manhattan on Sunday, June 11, 2017. (Credit: Charles Eckert)
Participants wave an oversized Puerto Rican flag during
Participants wave an oversized Puerto Rican flag during the 60th annual Puerto Rican Day Parade in Manhattan on Sunday, June 11, 2017. (Credit: Charles Eckert)
Mayor Bill de Blasio attends the Puerto Rican
Mayor Bill de Blasio attends the Puerto Rican Day Parade on June 11, 2017. (Credit: Ivan Pereira)
Attendees of the Puerto Rican Day Parade gather
Attendees of the Puerto Rican Day Parade gather along Fifth Avenue on Sunday, June 11, 2017. (Credit: Ivan Pereira)