Nothing kicks off the holiday season quite like the Macy’s Thanksgiving Day Parade. Between the larger than life floats, festive music and top-notch performances, the 84th Thanksgiving parade gets even the biggest grinches in the holiday spirit. The action kicks off today at 9am EST live from New York City!
If you’re in New York City and want to catch the Macy’s Thanksgiving Day Parade live, the official parade website has the Macy’s Thanksgiving Day Parade Route:
The Parade will begin at 77th Street and Central Park West, marching south on Central Park West. It will then turn east onto Central Park South. When the Parade reaches 7th Avenue, the procession will turn south at the corner of Central Park South and march to 42nd Street. It will then travel east along 42nd Street from 7th to 6th Avenues. At 6th Avenue, the Parade will veer south and march to 34th Street. At 34th Street, the procession will head west to Herald Square, ending at 34th Street and 7th Avenue.
This year, the Macy’s Thanksgiving Day Parade will feature 15 giant character balloons, 1600 cheerleaders, 27 floats, a dozen marching bands and 800 clowns. Catch the Macy’s Thanksgiving Day Parade on NBC! Have a great Thanksgiving 2010!
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