Macys Thanksgiving Day Parade - 5 Fast Facts

WATCH LIVE: How to watch the Macy’s Thanksgiving Day parade

Turkey Day is here, and the Macy’s Thanksgiving Day parade is a tradition for many families. 

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Since 1924, thousands have flocked the New York City streets to watch the festivities, and this year will be no different.

In addition to the dozens of marching bands, balloons and floats set to appear, many celebrities will also participate. Diana Ross, John Legend, Kane Brown, Martina McBride, Pentatonix, Leona Lewis, Ella Mai, Rita Ora, Sugarland, and Anika Noni Rose are all scheduled to perform.

Not able to make it to NYC? Just catch the livestream. Watch the fun on NBC’s website or Verizon's YouTube channel below. It all kicks off at 9 a.m. EST on Thursday, Nov. 22.

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