On Thursday, November 24, starting at 8:45 am, the 96th annual Macy’s Thanksgiving Day Parade will kick off stay in NYC and on NBC TV, and can stream on Peacock from 9 am-noon in all time zones, to mark the standard begin of the vacation season with the sound of “5, 4, 3, 2, 1 . . . Let’s Have A Parade!” Established in 1924, the occasion, which has solely been cancelled thrice in its practically ten-decade historical past (from 1942-44, throughout WWII), attracts roughly three-and-a-half million spectators to the parade route in Manhattan and one other 50+ million viewers nationwide.
The procession runs a size of two-and-a-half miles, from 77th Road and Central Park West to Columbus Circle, then south down 6th Avenue to Herald Sq., culminating in entrance of Macy’s flagship retailer at 34th Road and seventh Avenue. For those who plan to go in particular person, please be suggested that viewing is restricted on 6th Avenue between West 34th-38th Streets and on West 34th Road between 6th-7th Avenues, within the tv broadcast space.
Together with greater than 5000 volunteers, sixteen large character helium balloons, one other 40 novelty and heritage inflatables, 28 floats, twelve marching bands, greater than 700 clowns, and Santa Claus, who closes the Thanksgiving Parade and launches the Christmas season, are ten efficiency teams – Ballet Hispánico, Huge Apple Circus, Boss Youngsters, Fusion Winter Guard, Kilgore Rangerettes, Phantom Limb, The Sigma Gamma Rho Centennial Steppers, St. John’s Dance Crew, and Spirit of America Cheer and Spirit of America Dance Stars – that can entertain the crowds alongside the way in which.
Featured among the many 2022 line-up of luminaries on the Macy’s 34th Road stage and for the nationwide broadcast viewers is a roster of stars from Broadway’s A Stunning Noise, Some Like It Scorching, Disney’s The Lion King, and Lea Michele and the solid of Humorous Lady, together with the long-lasting Radio Metropolis Rockettes presenting a signature synchronized dance quantity from their annual Christmas Spectacular. Different particular superstar company showing and performing on this 12 months’s parade embrace Paula Abdul; Huge Time Rush; Blanco Brown; Cam; Jordan Davis; Blue’s Clues & You! host Josh Dela Cruz; Gloria, Sasha, and Emily Estefan; Jimmy Fallon & The Roots; Fitz and the Tantrums; Kirk Franklin; Mario Lopez and household; Ziggy Marley; Miss America 2022 Emma Broyles; the solid of Muppets of Sesame Road; Sean Paul; the solid of Peacock’s Pitch Excellent: Bumper in Berlin (Adam Devine, Sarah Hyland and Flula Borg); Joss Stone; Trombone Shorty & Orleans Avenue; Jordin Sparks; Dionne Warwick; and Betty Who.
Serving as hosts are NBC’s TODAY Present anchors Hoda Kotb (for the 5th time), Savannah Guthrie (in her 11th 12 months), and Al Roker (now marking his 28th 12 months). And if you happen to missed it stay, or need to watch all the thrill once more, it will likely be re-broadcast from 2-5 pm, in all time zones, on NBC, which has been the Parade’s official nationwide broadcast associate for 70 years, since 1952.