Macy’s Thanksgiving Day Parade 2017 Line-Up Has Been Announced

With Halloween behind us, it's time to look forward to the next upcoming holiday, THANKSGIVING!  On Wednesday, the incredible line up for the 2017 Macy's Thanksgiving Day Parade was announced and boy, are there some awesome appearances scheduled for this year's event. Last year, Macy's went big in celebration of their 90th anniversary, however, this year, it looks like they are topping themselves once again.  The Macy's Thanksgiving Day Parade has been an annual event and tradition since 1924 and draws around 3 million spectators along the parade route with...

A Look At The Macy’s Thanksgiving Day Parade Through The Years

This Thanksgiving, Macy's will celebrate it's 90th Thanksgiving Day Parade.  The parade, which has been an annual event since 1924, is expected to draw an estimated 3 million spectators and 50 million television viewers, according the retail store.  The holiday tradition has only grown in size and spectacle each year. In its early years, the event consisted of a parade of zoo animals from the Central Park Zoo.  The animals were said to scare small children so, the idea arose to use puppets and balloons instead.  Puppets and balloons eventually gave way to floats and...
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