The 92nd Annual Macy's Thanksgiving Parade will be held on Thanksgiving Day (Thursday, November 22, 2018) in New York City, starting at 9:00 AM EST and ending at 12:00 PM EST.

New Balloons/Novelty Balloons/Balloonicles

Returning Character Balloons

(At the moment, this is not been confirmed by Macy's, but here are the possible returnees:

  • Charlie Brown
  • Diary of a Wimpy Kid
  • Sinclair Oil's Dino
  • The Grinch (and Max)
  • Jett from Super Wings
  • Olaf
  • PAW Patrol's Chase
  • Pikachu
  • Ronald McDonald
  • SpongeBob SquarePants
  • Trolls

Returning Novelty Balloons

(At the moment, these Novelty Balloons have not been confirmed by Macy's, but here are the possible returnees:

  • Blue & White Macy's Stars
  • Pumpkins
  • Harold the Fireman
  • Candy Cane
  • Charlie, Kit & C.J. Holiday Elves
  • Macy's Golden Starflakes

New Floats

  • Kalahari Resorts and Conventions 

Returning Floats

(At the moment, these floats have not been confirmed to return by Macy's, but here are the possible returnees:)

  • Tom Turkey
  • 1-2-3 Sesame Street
  • The Big Apple
  • Big City Cheer (Spirit of America)
  • Building A Better World (Girl Scouts of the USA)
  • Fun House (Krazy Glue)
  • The Aloha Spirit (King's Hawaiian)
  • O Christmas Tree (Balsam Hill)
  • Snoopy's Doghouse
  • McDonald's Big Red Shoe Car
  • Shimmer and Shine
  • Universal Playground
  • Everybody's Favorite Bakeshop (Entenmann's)
  • Parade Day Mischief (Sour Patch Kids)
  • Harvest in the Valley (Green Giant)
  • Singing Christmas Tree (Delta Airlines)
  • Santa's Sleigh

Marching Bands

  • Macy's Great American Marching Band
  • NYPD Marching Band
  • The Ohio State University Marching Band
  • James Madison University Marching Royal Dukes
  • Riverside City College Marching Tigers
  • Cicero-North Syracuse High School Marching Band
  • Park Vista High School Marching Band
  • Woodland High School Marching Band
  • Homewood High School Patriot Marching Band
  • Grants Pass High School Marching Band
  • Keller High School Marching Band
  • Lafayette High School Mighty Lion Marching Band

Performance Groups

  • Spirit of America Cheer
  • Spirit of America Dance Stars


Coming November 1, 2018

Broadway Musicals

Coming November 1, 2018