The History of the Macy's Thanksgiving Day Parade in New York City

Now in its 91st year, the Macy's Thanksgiving Day Parade is one of New York City's largest and oldest holiday traditions. Each year, over 3.5 million people watch in person, while another 50 million watch from home around the world. In this video from the History Channel, learn all about the 91-year history of the Macy's Thanksgiving Day Parade. This year's parade is on Thanksgiving Day, Thursday, November 23rd.

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