The Annual Ecuadorian Festival And Parade Of Newark

The annual Ecuadorian Festival and Parade of Newark, which was held on August 13th, 2017, commemorated the “Primer Grito de la Independencia”.  The parade ran along Ferry Street and concluded on Clover Street in Newark and the celebration continued with a festival of personalities, politicians, and members of our community, as well as numerous sponsors from all over the tri-state area.  The parade and festival was attended by thousands of people celebrating with their family and friends who all shared their love and pride for Ecuadorian culture.  The day was highlighted not only by the wonderful parade, but also with great music, cosines, arts and culture, and numerous other activities for family members of all ages.  Inca kola has been a proud and longtime sponsor of the parade and festival and the Ecuadorian community.