Blog

Our Nation's Thanksgiving Tradition Returns to the City

Maybe it’s us, but the city seems to shine and sparkle a little brighter during the holiday season. This month, join New York City, and the nation, in celebrating our official welcome to this magical time of year at the annual Macy’s Thanksgiving Day Parade. This quintessential New York experience is a tradition that has withstood the test of time, each year proving more spectacular and more magical than the last with new memories for you and your family to create. This year on November 28, stake out your spot to watch the world’s largest parade take wing. With thousands of spectators, famous floats, and mesmerizing live performances, the parade is a truly special experience that wraps up everything there is to love about New York in one fabulous morning. If you’re in the city, get up early for a spot in one of the designated spectator zones to watch the action in person. Prefer to experience the magic from the comfort of your own bed? Stay with us and enjoy the fun and excitement of the parade all from your cozy hotel room. Maybe it’s us, but the city seems to shine and sparkle a little brighter during the holiday season.