Things to Do India Day Parade dances through Manhattan despite rain By amNY.com staff August 19, 2018 3:54 PM Print Share fbShare Tweet gShare Email Paying homage to the Indian community, performers and community groups marched down Madison Avenue on Sunday with actor/politician Kamal Haasan, who served as the grand marshal of the 2018 India Day Parade. Organized by the Federation of Indian Associations of New York, New Jersey and Connecticut, the 2018 edition of this annual procession featured colorful dress, joyful music and revelers of all ages. Scroll down to see fun from the parade. Photo Credit: Charles Eckert Performers cheer before the start of the 38th Indian Day Parade. Photo Credit: Charles Eckert Drummers play traditional Indian music before the parade starts. Photo Credit: Charles Eckert Drummers put on a show. Photo Credit: Charles Eckert Members representing advocacy group Skilled Immigrants in America hold up signs. Photo Credit: Charles Eckert A young participant smiles as she proudly marches. Photo Credit: Charles Eckert Performers dance to traditional Indian music. Photo Credit: Charles Eckert People proudly march in the parade. By amNY.com staff Share on Facebook Share on Twitter Comments Comments section is temporarily on hold. Here’s why.