Macy’s Thanksgiving Day Parade is the official start of the holiday season, in New York City and around the USA. Here’s everything you need to know:
See the balloons get inflated tonight, before the parade tomorrow morning. The helium starts flowing at 3pm. Macy’s Balloonfest 2015.
As many as three million spectators, dozens of larger-than-life balloons, hundreds of marching bands, floats and clowns.
New balloons for Macy’s Thanksgiving Day Parade 2015 include Angry Birds’ Red and Scrat, the prehistoric squirrel from the Ice Age movies.
Best viewing spots include a NYC insider secret spot overlooking Columbus Circle.
Where’s Santa? Free Macy’s mobile app to track Santa, your favorite balloon, float or marching band.
Restaurants in Manhattan serving Thanksgiving dinner for $70 or less.
Restaurants in Brooklyn serving Thanksgiving dinner for $70 or less.
National restaurant chains serving Thanksgiving dinner for $25 or less.