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Your 2019 Macy's Thanksgiving Day Parade Guide!

NYC Top of the RockIt's hard to believe that Thanksgiving is a little over a week away.  And perhaps there is no Thanksgiving Day tradition greater than the Macy's Thanksgiving Day Parade.  If you're heading to NYC this Thanksgiving or simply watching from the comforts of home while cooking your turkey, we've got your Macy's Thanksgiving Day Parade 2019 Guide with all the details you need to know.


TimeOut New York has posted their annual Macy's Thanksgiving Day Parade 2019 guide 

and the acts this year look spectacular.  Below are some frequently asked questions about the parade.


When is the Macy’s Thanksgiving Day Parade?

Thanksgiving Day, of course! This year, Thanksgiving falls on Thursday, November 28.


Where is the Macy’s Thanksgiving Day Parade?

The Macy’s Thanksgiving Day Parade starts at 77th St and Central Park West and heads down to 34th Street to Macy's Herald Square.


What time does the Macy’s Thanksgiving Day Parade start?

The parade kicks off promptly at 9am and ends at noon in all time zones.


If I'm not in NYC, how can I watch the parade?

The Macy’s Thanksgiving Day Parade is the nation’s biggest and most anticipated holiday celebration. Broadcast nationally on NBC, with millions of families nationwide tuning in to watch the excitement unfold, the TODAY Show’s Savannah Guthrie, Hoda Kotb and Al Roker will host the three-hour broadcast from 9am—noon (in all time zones).

What is the parade line-up this year?

The 2019 Macy's Thanksgiving Day Parade includes acts like Celine Dion, Chris Young, Idina Menzel and more!  And your favorite Snoopy Balloon and even Olaf from Disney's Frozen will be in balloon form for all to admire!  (Fun fact - did you know the Olaf balloon will be over five stories tall and take 90 handlers to walk in the parade?) 


You can view the full list of balloons, floats, and performers on the Macy's Thanksgiving Day Parade website.  




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