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Thanksgiving Day Parade

Nick Jonas, Lucy Hale And Sting Take Over The Macy's Thanksgiving Day Parade

The Huffington Post | Jessica Goodman | Posted 11.27.2014 | Entertainment

The 88th Macy's Thanksgiving Day Parade ran through New York City on Thursday, bringing Snoopy, Hello Kitty and Spider-Man along with it. Hosted by "T...

Behind The Macy's Balloons (PHOTOS)

Ken Hamm | Posted 01.26.2015 | New York
Ken Hamm

The Macy's Thanksgiving Day Parade balloons have been riding high since 1927 when Felix the Cat first took to the skies. As a kid I was fascinated by how these enormous titans were flown through the the narrow streets of NYC, and now as an adult I am fascinated by how they are created. VP of Macy's Parade Studios, John Piper was kind enough to give me an behind the scenes look at the making of these holiday icons. Enjoy the photos!

6 Fun Facts About The Macy's Thanksgiving Day Parade

Scholastic Parent and Child | Posted 01.27.2014 | Parents
Scholastic Parent and Child

When you tune into the Macy's Thanksgiving Day parade this year with your kids, share these fun facts about the legendary event.

Joan Jett Kicked Off Thanksgiving Parade Float Because She's A Vegetarian

The Huffington Post | Kiki Von Glinow | Posted 11.16.2013 | Celebrity

New York's Macy's Thanksgiving Day Parade is seeing quite the squabble as Joan Jett has been ousted from the parade's South Dakota float due to her ve...

LOOK: After Sandy, Parade Aims To Lift New Yorkers' Spirits

Reuters | Posted 01.21.2013 | New York

(Adds quotes) By Jonathan Allen NEW YORK, Nov 21 (Reuters) - Giant helium balloons rose above the treetops along New Yo...

MAP: This Year's Macy's Parade Route

The Huffington Post | Cavan Sieczkowski | Posted 11.21.2012 | New York

Hello Kitty, Papa Smurf and The Elf on the Shelf will all make their way down Sixth Avenue when the 86th annual Macy's Thanksgiving Day Parade kicks o...

Daniel Radcliffe Sings His Heart Out At The Thanksgiving Day Parade

Posted 11.25.2011 | Home

Daniel Radcliffe sang his heart out at the Macy's Thanksgiving Day Parade Thursday, with a selection from his Broadway musical, "How to Succeed in Bus...

Tim Burton Balloon Revealed

Posted 11.25.2011 | Home

Tim Burton's stitched-up, outcast of the balloon crowd made its way across Manhattan Thursday in the Macy's Thanksgiving Day Parade. Burton first caug...

Macy's Thanksgiving Day Parade 2011: How And Where To Watch

Posted 01.23.2012 | New York

The 85th annual Macy's Thanksgiving Day Parade is Thursday, and New Yorkers who can brave the cold (well, the perfect 55 degree weather) can go and se...

PHOTOS: Amazing Shots Of Thanksgiving Day Parade Balloons Rising!

Posted 01.23.2012 | Entertainment

While the march from 77th street to Macy's Herald Square on Thanksgiving morning is the main attraction, real New Yorkers get an exciting private show...

Hot to Trot: The Tradition Before the Tradition

Ben Falik | Posted 01.23.2012 | Detroit
Ben Falik

On Thanksgiving in Detroit, a powerful parade of people pour into the streets of downtown. But there are no floats. They are part of the parade before the parade, the kickoff before kickoff: the Turkey Trot.

Every Movie Is Released This Week

Posted 11.21.2011 | Home


Macy's Thanksgiving Day Parade Ratings Highest In Years

Huffington Post | Danny Shea | Posted 05.25.2011 | Media

NBC had a little extra to be thankful for this year: the Macy's Thanksgiving Day Parade saw its highest ratings in three years. The parade, broadcast...

SLIDESHOW: Macy's Thanksgiving Day Parade

Posted 05.25.2011 | Home

More than a million spectators viewed the 82nd annual Macy's Thanksgiving Day parade which wound its way along 2.5 miles from New York's Central Park ...