Posts Tagged April Fools’ Day Parade

Trump’s Kool-Aid, New York

On Monday, April 1, 2019, Joey Skaggs’ 34th Annual April Fools’ Day Parade and 3rd Annual Trumpathon went off without a hitch! Marching from 5th Avenue and 59th Street to Trump Tower at 57th Street in Manhattan, paraders wearing Donald Trump masks carried protest signs and toasted the President with his own Kool-Aid. A police squadron cheerfully escorted the parade.

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Skaggs Nostalgia: Three recent articles

Banksy’s recent remote control self-shredding painting prank at Sotheby’s on Friday, October 5, 2018 inspired some reminiscing about art pranks that preceded him. MutualArt writes about Skaggs’ 1968 Hippie Bus Tour to Queens, and ABS-ANC has some fun remembering Skaggs’ long running April Fools’ Day Parade. A

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Announcing NYC’s 33rd Annual April Fools’ Day Parade

The New York April Fools’ Committee Is Proud to Announce: NEW YORK CITY’S 33rd ANNUAL APRIL FOOLS’ DAY PARADE “TAKE A KNEE!” New York’s irreverent April Fools’ Day Parade poking fun at the past year’s displays of hype, hypocrisy, deceit, bigotry, and downright foolishness, returns! For the

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April Fools’ Day Parade in Heat Street

Prankster Behind NYC April Fools’ Day Parade Says This Year’s Event Will Mock Trump, by Jillian Kay Melchior, March 28, 2017 For more than three decades, prankster Joey Skaggs has rejoiced in ensnaring the national media into covering fake news of his own invention. But this April

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