The Macy's Thanksgiving Day Parade 2022 Lineup Is Here!
This iconic Thanksgiving tradition kicks off the holidays each year, and it's slated to return to the streets of NYC this year with lots of new balloons and entertainment!
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Pinkfong Baby Shark, celebrating his first swim down the parade route.
The Wondership, floating into the Big Apple in a lighter-than-air way, just like a giant loaf of Wonder Bread. More than 900 foam slices of the famous fluffy bread will rise into the sky for parade-goers to see along the way.
Who is performing at the Macy’s Thanksgiving Day Parade this year?
In addition to Macy's Thanksgiving Day Parade’s signature mix of giant helium balloons, floats, celebrities, clowns and Santa, you can expect to see many musical performances. Plus, Kilgore College Rangerettes, Big Apple Circus, Spirit of America Dance Stars, Spirit of America Cheer and the Sigma Gamma Rho Centennial Step Team will perform.
Stay tuned! The line-up of musical acts is yet to be announced!
These marching bands will perform:
Benedict College Marching Tiger Band of Distinction
Bourbon County H.S. Marching Colonels
Carmel H.S. Marching Greyhounds
Clovis North Educational Center Bronco Band
Delfines Marching Band
Macy's Great American Marching Band
NYPD Marching Band
Tarpon Springs Outdoor Performance Ensemble
The Pride of Dakotas Marching Band
The Queer Big Apple Corps
University of Missouri's Marching Mizzou
Vandegrift H.S. Viper Marching Band & Vision Dance Company
Will the Macy’s Balloon Inflation event take place?
Yes! Parade fans can check out the giant balloons as they get inflated on the Upper West Side on Wednesday, Nov. 23.
Will grandstand seating be available this year?
No. Limited seating areas are not available to the general public and tickets are not for sale.
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