Puerto Rican Day Parade 2017: See photos from the Fifth Avenue festivities

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:

amNY.com staff