It simply would not be Thanksgiving with out Macy’s Thanksgiving Day Parade!
The cherished annual custom will probably be again as soon as once more to kick off the vacation season — and we have all the data you want to know forward of the occasion so you possibly can plan accordingly. As the parade makes it method by the streets of New York City, viewers will probably be handled to 4 new balloons, 5 new floats, 12 marching bands, and 25 performers — together with the Queen of Christmas herself: Mariah Carey, who will sing her traditional vacation tune “All I Want for Christmas Is You” forward of Santa’s arrival at Macy’s.
“My childhood dream is coming to life! I’m going to be opening for the one and only, SANTA CLAUS,” Carey wrote on Instagram after the information was introduced.
Read on for extra particulars on the Macy’s Thanksgiving Day Parade 2022:
What time does it begin?
The 96th Macy’s Thanksgiving Day Parade kicks off Thursday, Nov. 24, at 9 a.m. ET native time.
How can I watch it?
You can watch the parade on NBC beginning at 9 a.m. ET/PT. If you do not have cable, you can even watch the reside broadcast streaming on Peacock from 9 a.m. to midday in all time zones.
Who is internet hosting the parade?
Today present co-anchors Savannah Guthrie, and Hoda Kotb will probably be returning as hosts for the parade. Al Roker was additionally set to participate till final week, when he revealed he had been hospitalized for multiple blood clots.
Kotb addressed his absence at the begin of the parade broadcast: “For the past 27 parades, at this moment, we’d turn to Al Roker, our Today show colleague and our best pal, but, as a lot of you have heard, Al’s recovering and he’s recovering very well from a recent medical issue. We just want to say we love you, Al. Wonder if you’re watching? But, we wish you a full recovery.”
Peter Kramer/NBC/NBCU Photo Bank by way of Getty Images The Macy’s Thanksgiving Day Parade is right here
Who will probably be performing this 12 months?
As ordinary, there is a packed slate of performers. The 2022 lineup consists of Paula Abdul, Jordin Sparks, Dionne Warwick, Betty Who, Big Time Rush, Gloria Estefan along with her daughter Emily and grandson Sasha, Sean Paul, Jimmy Fallon and the Roots, and Fitz and the Tantrums. The stars from Peacock’s upcoming sequence Pitch Perfect: Bumper in Berlin — Adam Devine, Sarah Hyland, and Flula Borg — may even make an look.
Broadway followers will probably be handled to a efficiency from Lea Michele and the forged of Funny Girl. The casts of The Lion King, Some Like It Hot, and A Beautiful Noise, may even do numbers from their respective reveals, as will the Radio City Rockettes.
For the grand finale, Mariah Carey will belt out her iconic Christmas anthem, “All I Want for Christmas Is You,” simply earlier than Santa Claus and his sleigh land in entrance of Macy’s on thirty fourth Street in Manhattan.
Bruce Glikas/WireImage Lea Michele in Broadway’s ‘Funny Girl’
Are there any new balloons and floats to watch out for?
There certain are! Four balloons will probably be making their first journey down the parade route, together with Bluey, Diary of a Wimpy Kid, Striker, the U.S. Soccer Star, Dino and Baby Dino, and Stuart the Minion.
Spectacular new floats embody Geoffrey’s Dazzling Dance Party by Toys “R” Us, Baby Shark by Pinkfong and Nickelodeon, People of First Light by Macy’s, the Wondership by Wonder, and Supersized Slumber by Netflix, which can have fun the magical world of the upcoming Netflix film Slumberland.
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