Thanksgiving is a great holiday to spend with your family, and New York City offers a lot of great family activities. From the Macy's Thanksgiving Day Parade to shopping to walking parks and much more, this is a great time of the year. You can even start catching some of the Christmas magic in NYC with Holiday windows. Learn more below for all the NYC Thanksgiving fun:
For the family, couple, and individuals, this is one of the best ways to celebrate Thanksgiving in NYC. The Macy's Thanksgiving Day Parade is an annual tradition that has been held since 1924. It is the second oldest Thanksgiving Day parade in the US with millions of spectators and thousands of participants.
Highlights: musical performances, floats, and humongous helium balloons with some of your favorite characters! For more information from Macy's, check out the following links:
Every year, the shops dazzle with creative Holiday Windows. Come see the magic of our yearly Holiday Hike:
Outside of the traditional shops, there are special outdoor holiday shops that open up which are fun to explore for various items you may not find elsewhere. We encourage you to check out the following holiday markets: