CLEVELAND, Ohio (WJW ) – The Puerto Rican culture was celebrated in Cleveland on Sunday.

The 53rd Annual Puerto Rican Parade of Greater Cleveland stepped off at 11 a.m.

The parade is part of a larger festival of events. You can see pictures from the event below.

According to the event’s website, the celebration of Puerto Rican arts and culture 
has taken place in the city each summer since the late 60s and organizers say the goal is to educate the community about the rich Puerto Rican culture.

You can learn more about the annual event, here.