Macy’s Thanksgiving Day Parade

Protesters angry about the Ferguson grand jury decision at the Macy's Thanksgiving Day Parade. (Credit:  @nevernotever)

6 Arrested, 1 Hit With Summons As Protesters Disrupt Macy’s Thanksgiving Day Parade

The giant balloons included Thomas the Tank Engine, Ronald McDonald and the Pillsbury Doughboy.

11/27/2014

Crews inflate the Snoopy balloon ahead of the 88th Annual Macy's Thanksgiving Day Parade (credit: CBS2)

Balloons Dancing Along West 77th Street Ahead Of Thanksgiving Day Parade

Fan favorites Snoopy and Woodstock were the first to be inflated by crews decked out in necessary rain gear.

11/26/2014

The Macys balloon makes its way down Central Park West during the 87th Macy's Thanksgiving Day Parade in New York on November 28, 2013. There was fear that the iconic balloons could have been grounded if windy conditions had picked up this morning.   (Credit: Timothy Clary/AFP/Getty Images)

Hosts Kevin Frazier, Thea Andrews Preview Macy’s Thanksgiving Day Parade

This year, Kevin Frazier from “Entertainment Tonight” and Thea Andrews of “The Insider” will be your hosts on CBS2.

11/25/2014

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11/24/2014

Cracker Jack float debuting at this year's Macy's Thanksgiving Day Parade. (credit: Glenn Schuck/1010 WINS)

Local Elementary School Students Get First Look At New Thanksgiving Day Parade Floats

The new floats include Cracker Jack, Dora and Friends, GoldieBlox, and Pirate Booty’s Treasure Hunt.

11/18/2014

Prospective clowns attend Clown U. at Lincoln Center in advance of the Macy's Thanksgiving Day Parade. (Credit: Roger Stern/1010 WINS)

Prospective Macy’s Parade Clowns Get A Lesson In The Craft At Lincoln Center

Hundreds of Macy’s employees and other volunteers gathered at Lincoln Center Saturday for a lesson in the art of clowning around.

11/15/2014

This Thomas The Tank Engine float went on a test run ahead of the Macy's Thanksgiving Day Parade. (Credit: CBS2)

New Balloons Go On Test Run Ahead Of Macy’s Thanksgiving Day Parade

Six new balloons set to float down the Macy’s Thanksgiving Day Parade route took a test run on Saturday.

11/09/2014

Organizers for the Macy's Thanksgiving Day Parade take six new balloons for test flight on Nov. 8, 2014 (Credit: Roger Stern/1010 WINS)

New Balloons Take Test Flight Ahead Of Macy’s Thanksgiving Day Parade

The new stars include the Pillsbury Doughboy, Pikachu, Paddington, the Red Power Ranger, Skylander’s Eruptor, and Thomas the Tank Engine.

11/08/2014

Giant Kung Fu Panda balloon floats by during the 86th Annual Macy’s Thanksgiving Day Parade on Thursday, Nov. 22, 2012 (credit: Juliet Papa/1010 WINS)

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11/08/2014

Snoopy At Macy's Parade

Balloons Fly For Macy’s Thanksgiving Day Parade

Despite earlier concerns about the wind, the balloons flew as planned for the Macy’s Thanksgiving Day Parade Thursday.

11/28/2013

SpongeBob Squarepants  floats down Broadway in Times Square as he  joins the giant balloon lineup for the 84th annual Macy's Thanksgiving Day Parade in New York November 25, 2010.  (Photo: TIMOTHY A. CLARY/AFP/Getty Images)

Windy Weather May Ground Giant Balloons At Macy’s Thanksgiving Day Parade

The wet weather will be wrapped up by Thursday, but the winds will still be whipping. The windy forecast means the big character balloons might not be a part of the parade on Thursday.

11/26/2013

Macy's Parade Weather Concerns

Approaching Nor’Easter Threatens Holiday Travel, Macy’s Thanksgiving Day Parade

The storm is expected to hit the region late Tuesday and stretch into Wednesday.

11/25/2013

"Despicable Me" minions running amok on this new Macy's Thanksgiving Day Parade float! (credit: Steve Sandberg/1010 WINS)

Macy’s Unveils Five New Floats For Thanksgiving Day Parade

Artists and engineers are putting the final touches on the 87th Annual Macy’s Thanksgiving Day Parade.

11/19/2013

Rendering of SeaWorld's "A Sea Of Surprises" float for the 87th annual Macy's Thanksgiving Day Parade. (credit: seaworldentertainment.com)

SeaWorld To Keep Float In Thanksgiving Day Parade Despite Protest From PETA

PETA charges that SeaWorld’s “A Sea Of Surprises” float with penguins, kelp and whales is part of its crisis management after the documentary “Blackfish” gave the theme park a black eye.

11/18/2013

Hundreds learn how to be clowns for the Macy's Thanksgiving Day Parade on Saturday, Nov. 16. (credit: Eileen Lehpamer/1010 WINS)

Hundreds Take Part In Clown University For Macy’s Thanksgiving Day Parade

About 200 people attended Macy’s Clown University Saturday taught by the stars of the Big Apple Circus.

11/16/2013

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