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91st Annual Macy's Thanksgiving Day ParadeNov 23, 9am - 12pmCentral Park West

For 91 years, Macy's Thanksgiving Day Parade has been the official kick-off to the holiday season! Every year, this Emmy Award winning tradition is seen by more than 3.5 million people in New York and 50 million people at home, all tuned in to see giant balloons, one-of-a-kind floats, amazing performances and much, much more.

Stay tuned for announcements about this year's featured performers. They'll be accompanied by some of the finest marching bands and performance groups in the US. Tune in for your favorite floats or go see them in person!


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Macy's Parade Balloon InflationNov 22, 1pm - 8pmEnter at 74th Street and Columbus Avenue
Don't miss the Macy's Giant Balloon Inflation from 1pm to 8pm on the day before Thanksgiving. You can enter the special balloon inflation areas surrounding the Museum of Natural History beginning at 79th Street and Columbus Avenue. This annual Thanksgiving tradition may not be as well-known to the public as the actual parade, but it is definitely as much a crowd attraction.

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Learn about weekend street closures 
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Areas surrounding the Museum of Natural History
Visit the website paradequestions@macys.com
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Modern Survival SkillsNov 26, 1 pm - 2:30 pmPelham Bay Nature Center - Bruckner Boulevard and Wilkinson Avenue

Our Urban Park Rangers are well versed in outdoor lore. Learn tips and tricks that will enhance your knowledge of the natural world, and might just save your life. Whether you are preparing for an extended journey through the woods or just want to be more prepared for any situation, an outdoor skills program is the perfect fit for you. 

All programs are family friendly, but are recommended for ages 8 and older. 

Pelham Bay Nature Center
Visit the website (718) 319-7258
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