Frequently Asked Questions
Who puts on the Celebrate Israel Parade?
The Celebrate Israel Parade is a project of the Jewish Community Relations Council of New York City.
Who are Robert Stearns and Eagles' Wings
Eagles' Wings is a para- church organization led by Dr. Robert Stearns that has been asked to mobilize Christian involvement for the Celebrate Israel parade. Please visit the Eagles' Wings website for more information.
Can I march in the parade with my own group?
All Christian marchers must march with the Eagles' Wings sponsored group by clicking here
How do I talk to my Pastor/Church about bringing a group?
If you would like to become a coordinator for your church, please visit the coordinator page. Here, you will be able to download the appropriate information that will equip you to speak with your pastor, do announcements at your church, and take registrations on site at your church.
Why do I need to purchase a T shirt to Register?
All groups in the parade are required to wear matching T shirts which is required by the parade organizers, the JCRC. In order to march in this year's Christian group, you must purchase a T Shirt in advance for the price of $10 each. T shirts are $10.00 each and will be available from 1pm to 3pm on June 5th at the lineup position: 53rd St between 5th and Madison. why do I need to purchase a T shirt?
When Will I Get my T Shirt?
All T shirts will be shipped to you before the event. ANY ORDERS PLACED AFTER MAY 15th WILL NOT BE GARUNTEED FOR DELIVERY BY THE JUNE 5th MARCH DATE!!!
Where do we meet on the day of the parade?
The official meeting place and time for the Eagles' Wings group will be announced soon. Please visit the 2019 event information page by clicking here.
Can I bring my children to march in the parade?
Parade organizers do not allow strollers under any circumstances. If you would like your children to participate, they must be able to walk the length of the parade route which is approximately 20 blocks.
What should I bring to the parade?
We suggest that all marchers bring the following:
-Israel flags, noisemakers, tambourines, and banners
-DO NOT BRING BACKPACKS OR STROLLERS! The NYPD will not let you march!
Can I use my T shirt from the 2014, 2015, or 2016 Parade?