By SFCToday Staff

Borough President Adams’ “Embrace Your Hyphen” campaign celebrates Americans who honor their diversity, and today’s International Day of Friendship was the signature event.

This family friendly event “consists of a series of cultural identity-oriented festivities that begins with a Unity Parade of Flags, featuring the flags of 195 nations.”

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The parade is “led by Borough President Adams…[and includes] representatives from more than 80 countries as well as a number of dancers, drummers, and stilt walkers…”

“The festivities at Brooklyn Borough Hall and Columbus Park run through the day and feature a series of cultural and artistic performances from a wide variety of groups represented in the borough, as well as a taste of international cuisine.”

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