Here’s how to watch Macy’s Thanksgiving Day Parade

Thanksgiving is just around the corner, which means it’s time for food, family, prep for Black Friday and the 2021 Macy’s Thanksgiving Day Parade. This year, the three-hour show will be hosted by Savannah Guthrie, Hoda Kotb and Al Roker on NBC and Ana Jurka and Carlos Adyan, accompanied by Freddy Lomelí on Telemundo. The star-filled roster of cast members includes Kim Petras, Kristin Chenoweth, Carrie Underwood, and more.

Whether you’re home for the holidays, hosting a meal-filled gathering, or planning to order takeaway from the comfort of your sofa, Macy’s 95th Annual Thanksgiving Day Parade is well worth a visit. There are many ways to see the parade this year, with NBC, the official broadcaster for the event, and CBS broadcasting their own coverage of the day, watching Macy’s Thanksgiving Day Parade live on TV or streaming it at your time.

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After last year’s parade, which was greatly reduced due to COVID-19, this year’s lineup will include 15 giant balloons with characters and 28 floats, including a giant grogu from Disney’s The Mandalorian and Ada Twist from Netflix Ada twist. We will also see the return of larger crowds and teams of balloonists as opposed to the utility vehicles that were used in the 2020 parade.

You definitely won’t want to miss out on enjoying all that Macy’s Thanksgiving Day Parade has to offer this year, so here’s how to check it out.

Grogu Hover In A Test Flight
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When is the Macy’s Thanksgiving Day Parade? The 95th Macy’s Thanksgiving Day Parade will air on Thursday, November 25th from 9:00 am to 12:00 pm ET and then re-airing from 2:00 pm to 5:00 pm

Where to See Macy’s Thanksgiving Day Parade: NBC is the official broadcaster for the parade, but CBS will also broadcast the parade on their network.

Where to stream the Macy’s Thanksgiving Day Parade: The parade will be available for streaming peacock, as well as Parent +, and streaming platforms that offer live TV services such as Hulu.


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