The Greater Hartford Puerto Rican Parade

The Hartford Puerto Rican Parade features nearly 3,000 marching participants and is the largest parade in the City of Hartford and the Hartford region. Among the participants, you will see our honorees and delegates, local school groups, school bands, cultural groups from different countries showcasing their pride, Hartford Police Officers and Hartford Firefighters, the CT National Guard, music groups, entertainers, faith groups, Paso Fino Horses, clowns, media groups (radio, TV, print), sponsors, and elected officials.

Past Parade Pictures

Participate in the Parade:

Upon approval of your application and receipt of payment, all contingents will receive parade permits, wristbands, and, if applicable, referral to float staff for design and construction of float. We look forward to celebrating another parade with you.

Participate in the Parade - Online Registration

 

Download Parade Application


Alternatively, you can send the completed Participation form to us before May 8, 2020 along with your check payable to:

CICD Puerto Rican Parade, Inc.
c/o 2020 Hartford PR Parade
80 Cedar Street, Hartford, CT  06106

 

Sponsorship Opportunities:

Isla Level Investment                                                                $10,000.00

• Lead sponsor of the Parade & Festival
• Premium stage speaking opportunity during the Festival
• Prominent mention in promotional announcements advertising on radio/TV/social media campaigns during the eight weeks preceding the event
• 2 Radio Interviews with the Parade Organizers two weeks before the event
• Exclusive visit of 2020 Miss Puerto Rico of Greater Hartford Queens.
• Promotional messages to air on WTNH, WCTX & WTNH.com – tagged with sponsors audio, message and logo.
• Sponsored social media posts encouraging people to attend the Parade and tune-in to NEWS 8 to watch tagging your social pages.
• Your logo featured adjacent to all news stories highlighting the Parade and the causes it supports: promoting leadership and education, celebrating traditions and being involved in community services. All stories posted to category on WTNH.com.
• NEWS 8 team will feature your business and employees showcasing your commitment to the Puerto Rican community in a content package air on CT Style at 12:30pm and CT Style Express in the 9am newscast the week leading up to the Parade.
• Logo on signage near the NEWS 8 broadcast desk
• Lead sponsor identification in the live Parade coverage on NEWS 8
• 15 VIP tickets to attend all parade and festival events
• Sponsor logo on all printed, social media and web marketing materials
• Logo on CICD PR Parade website for one year linked to sponsor website
• Float or company vehicle in Parade (provided by sponsor)
• Banner placed on stage (provided by sponsor)
• Exhibitor booth and table at the Festival
• 1 Full Page Black and White Ad in the event 2020 Maria C. Sanchez Gala on 3/14/20
• 5 VIP Tickets to the 2020 Maria C. Sanchez Gala on 3/14/20
• Prominent mention on social

Coquí Level Investment                                                             $7,500.00           

• Prominent mention in promotional announcements advertising on radio/TV/social media campaigns during the six weeks preceding the event
• 12 VIP tickets to attend all events
• Sponsor logo on all printed, social media and web marketing materials
• Logo on CICD PR Parade website for one year linked to sponsor website
• Float or company vehicle in Parade (provided by sponsor)
• Exhibitor booth and table at Festival

Flamboyán Level Investment                                                    $5,000.00           

• Prominent mention in promotional announcements during the four weeks advertising radio/TV campaigns.
• 10 tickets for all VIP Events
• Sponsor logo in all printed, social media and web marketing materials
• Logo on CICD PR Parade website for one year linked to sponsor website
• Banner placed on stage (provided by sponsor)
• Float or company vehicle in Parade (provided by sponsor)
• Exhibitor booth and table at the Festival

Amapola Bronze Investment                                                                 $2,500.00        

• Logo placement in promotional announcements during the two weeks advertising TV campaigns.
• Company mention on all printed, social media and web marketing materials.
• Sponsor name on CICD PR Parade website for one year linked to sponsor website
• 6 tickets for all VIP Events
• Float or company vehicle in Parade (provided by sponsor)
• Exhibitor booth and table at the Festival

El Morro Investment                                                                       $1000.00

• 2 tickets for all VIP Events
• Company name mention on all printed, social media and web marketing materials
• Sponsor name on CICD PR Parade website for one year linked to sponsor website
• Float or company vehicle in Parade (provided by sponsor)

To confirm your participation, complete your registration, select your support level and make your payment.

Alternatively, you can send the completed Sponsorship form to us before March 8, 2020 along with your check payable to:

CICD Puerto Rican Parade, Inc.
c/o MCS Banquet
80 Cedar Street, Hartford, CT  06106
2017 Maria C. Sanchez Banquet

Sponsorship Online Registration