Columbus Day!

Happy Columbus Day!

So, what is Columbus Day?

Established as a U.S. federal holiday in 1937, the second Monday of each October is commemorated as Columbus Day to celebrate Christopher Columbus’ arrival in the Americas.

How is Columbus Day celebrated?

Throughout the country, Columbus Day is celebrated with things like festivals, food and family-friendly activities. One of the most famous Columbus Day celebrations is the annual parade in New York, which honors Italian Americans’ contributions to NYC.

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