MIAMI (CBSMiami) — Coconut Grove’s annual parody parade, known as the King Mango Strut, has been canceled due to COVID-19 concerns.

The parade, which started in 1982 as a satiric send up of the Orange Bowl parade, pokes fun at some of the biggest stories of the year.

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Hundreds of people march in costume while drawing hilarious attention to key issues and of course, political figures.

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There are also marching bands and thousands of people usually attend the annual event which would make social distancing quite difficult.

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A release issued by organizers states simply, “See you at a safer time at the 39th Strut in 2021.”