Macy's will once again kick off the holiday season in Big Apple. The 93rd Annual Macy’s Thanksgiving Day Parade is set for November 28th in New York City, and they've landed an all-star lineup for this year's festivities.
Artists confirmed for this year’s parade include Natasha Bedingfield, Black Eyed Peas, Chicago, Ciara, Josh Dela Cruz, Debbie Gibson, Idina Menzel, Lea Michele Ozuna, Billy Porter, Kelly Rowland, TLC, Chris Young, Chris Janson, Tenille Townes and more.
Line-up will also feature 16 giant character balloons; 40 novelty balloons, heritage balloons, balloonicles, balloonheads and trycaloons; 26 floats; 1,200 cheerleaders and dancers; more than 1,000 clowns; and 11 marching bands.
New giant balloons joining the line-up this year include Astronaut Snoopy by Peanuts Worldwide, Green Eggs and Ham by Netflix, and SpongeBob SquarePants & Gary by Nickelodeon. In celebration of his 75 th birthday, a heritage balloon and fan favorite will return to the Parade as Smokey Bear once again takes to the skies over Manhattan.