Big Balloons, colorful floats and famous stars will fill the streets of New York City Thursday for the 92nd annual Macy's Thanksgiving Day Parade. Hosted on the national holiday by Savannah Guthrie, Hoda Kotb and Al Roker, the three-hour event will air at 9 a.m. in all time zones. An encore presentation will air at 2 p.m. Watch the parade live online Thursday by clicking here and logging in with your TV provider. Special musical guests are expected to include Barenaked Ladies, John Legend, Leona Lewis, Martina McBride, Rita Ora, Pentatonix, the cast and Muppets of "Sesame Street" and Diana Ross and her family. Macy's Thanksgiving Parade Through the Years Getty Images Also watch for an expected performance by the Radio City Rockettes, as well as appearances from beloved balloons including Charlie Brown, Olaf, the Pillsbury Doughboy and the Elf on the Shelf. … [Read more...] about How to Watch the Macy’s Thanksgiving Day Parade
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A boy who’s been in love with the Macy’s Thanksgiving Day Parade for years was just granted the wish of his lifetime: he’s going to sit front row at the parade on Thursday. Alex Harris has been obsessed with the parade since he began watching it at 4 years old. Now 10, he knows everything there is to know about the parade: he’s read books about the event’s history and watched old videos on YouTube, his mom says. Winds May Ground Some Thanksgiving Day Parade Balloons This could be one of the coldest Thanksgivings ever in New York City, and organizers of the Macy's Thanksgiving Day Parade are preparing for winds. Roseanne Colletti reports. (Published 3 hours ago) Every year, he closely follows the announcements of who will be performing and what balloons will be making their big debut. Alex even re-enacts the parade with a collection of toys and homemade confetti each Thanksgiving, commentating along with Savannah Guthrie and Al Roker. When … [Read more...] about Boy Who Loves Macy’s Thanksgiving Day Parade Gets the Surprise of His Life
By Bob D'Angelo Turkey Day is quickly approaching, and the Macy’s Thanksgiving Day Parade is a tradition for many families. >> Read more trending news Since 1924, thousands have flocked to the New York City streets to watch marching bands, floats and celebrities participate in the festivities, and this year will be no different. “This year’s Macy’s Thanksgiving Day Parade will redefine spectacle with a jaw-dropping mix of must-see entertainment for millions of spectators,” Susan Tercero, executive producer of the affair, said in a statement. “Featuring an amazing line-up of high flying balloons, dazzling animated floats, world-class marching bands and performance groups ... the Macy’s Parade will once again herald the arrival of the holiday season.” >> John Legend, Martina McBride, Ella Mai to perform in parade Recommended for you Recommended for you Recommended for you … [Read more...] about Macy’s Thanksgiving Day Parade: What time, what channel, who is performing?
As thousands of people flock over the holiday for a glimpse of the Macy’s Thanksgiving Day Parade, NYPD will be on scene to make sure everyone remains safe. But, part of the security detail involves four legged NYPD partners. According to police officials, officers — both in uniform and in plain clothes — as well as K9s will provide security during the holiday event. However, new members of the K9 department will be on the scene with a special and precise skill. Though the department already has explosive detecting K9s, the police department said it has purchased explosive odor pursuit dogs, also known as Vapor Wake dogs, which have an odor detection capability far greater than the labs, NYPD Counterterrorism Chief James Waters said. These Are the Most Popular Dog Names in NYC, Study Finds Pexels/CC Vapor Wake dogs are trained to detect bodyworn explosives on a moving person. These four dogs were purchased last year, and although they were … [Read more...] about Police Dogs Ready to Bring Special Skill to Protect Crowd at Macy’s Thanksgiving Day Parade, NYPD Says
Fred Astaire Dance Studio performers to represent Houston during famous Thanksgiving Day Parade in New York By Amber Elliott Published 10:58 am CST, Friday, November 9, 2018 Husband and wife duo Faith Pangea and Richard Kaszas Husband and wife duo Faith Pangea and Richard Kaszas Photo: TK Stephanie Schlueter, owner of the Fred Astaire Dance Studio corrects the head position of instructor Amber Osborn as she dances with Jhondarr Lopez, both of The Woodlands, during a training session at the dance studio. less Stephanie Schlueter, owner of the Fred Astaire Dance Studio corrects the head position of instructor Amber Osborn as she dances with Jhondarr Lopez, both of The Woodlands, during a training session at the dance ... more Photo: Z-David Hopper Stephanie Schlueter, owner of the Fred Astaire Dance Studio, watches dance instructors Skylor … [Read more...] about Local dancers to perform during 2018 Macy’s Thanksgiving Day Parade