Your How-To Guide to Being a Macy’s Thanksgiving Day Parade Superfan

Emojis, Snapchats and Apps, Oh My! The countdown to the Macy’s Thanksgiving Day Parade is on! Are you ready? Whether you’re watching from home or live along the parade route, here’s how you can fully immerse yourself in Parade action this year. With live coverage and behind-the-scenes looks at the inflation of the balloons, dance rehearsals, performances, floats, and more, we’ve got you covered. Also, share your Parade excitement with Macy’s Parade apps, emojis, and a vote for Macy’s in a BIG contest!

We can’t wait to celebrate the Macy’s Thanksgiving Day Parade with you! This year, you can follow the Parade on Macy's social media channels for a behind-the-scenes look and all the latest updates.

  Instagram (@macys)

  Twitter (@macys)

  Snapchat (macyssnaps)

Follow Macy’s feeds on Instagram, Twitter and Snapchat to watch floats, balloons and performers getting ready for the Parade. If that’s not enough action for you, get extra festive and check out our Thanksgiving Day Parade Emojis and Macy’s Parade Time Traveler App to share your excitement!

Macy’s Thanksgiving Day Parade Emojis

Share our beloved Parade characters and balloons, featuring your favorite phrases by using our Macy’s Thanksgiving Day Parade emojis! Available now through iOS and Google Play stores.

Macy’s Parade Time Traveler App

Don’t forget to download our all-new Macy’s Parade Time Traveler App that will take you on a time portal journey, viewing the Parade as it was in past eras. You can also create your very own Parade by capturing balloons in your nearest Macy’s store. Available now through iOS and Google Play stores.

Calling all Superfans!

If you haven’t heard, Macy's Thanksgiving Day Parade has been nominated in USA TODAY’s latest 10Best Readers' Choice travel award contest as a contender for Best Holiday Parade! Of course Macy’s should win the top spot for Best Holiday Parade!

Help us win – vote now! And keep voting once a day for the run of the contest.

Voting ends Monday, Dec. 5, 2016 at 11:59 a.m. EST. Winners will be announced on 10Best on Friday, Dec. 9, 2016 at 12 p.m. EST, then later on USA TODAY.

 

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