Macy’s Thanksgiving Day Parade
Watching the balloons being inflated has become as big a Thanksgiving tradition as the parade itself.
If you plan on using your car to get to the annual Macy’s Thanksgiving Day Parade, there are some things to keep in mind before you get out.
The storm that is blowing through the Tri-State area is expected to leave behind some blustery winds Thanksgiving morning, threatening to ground the magical Macy’s giant balloons.
Burton says that he has “always had a fascination with balloons” and that he was honored to be given the opportunity to design one for the parade.
A high-kicking Kung Fu Panda and a diary-toting Wimpy Kid will join the giant balloon lineup for the 84th annual parade.
Kermit, Snoopy, the Kool-Aid man … they’re all there and ready to go. On Wednesday the Macy’s Thanksgiving Day Parade balloons were inflated and on standby for Thursday’s big event.
Students and local Boy and Girl Scout troops from New Jersey got a tour Tuesday of the Macy’s Parade Studio in Hoboken where the floats are assembled.
This year’s Macy’s Thanksgiving Day Parade will have some big names to go along with the big balloons.