The 2014 New York City Annual Thanksgiving Parade takes place today – Thursday 27th November 2014 – kicking off at 77th Street and Central Park West at 9 a.m New York time
An estimated 8,000 NYC Thanksgiving Parade participants, giant character balloons, large scale novelty balloons, floats, cheerleaders, clowns, marching bands and new ballonicles (a hybrid of cold-air balloon and vehicle). This year’s New York Thanksgiving parade will see the debut of six new character balloons, the biggest class of new balloons ever, which include Paddington bear, a redesigned Pikachu, Pillsbury Doughboy, the red Power Ranger, Thomas the Tank Engine and Eruptor from the Skylanders game franchise.
For Macy’s New York City Thanksgiving Day Parade 2014, more than 3.5 million people are expected to line the streets of New York to watch the NYC Thanksgiving Parade. Meanwhile, 50 million viewers are expected to tune in to watch the New York City Thanksgiving Parade live from 9am to noon in all time zones. Watch the live NBC online webcast of the 2014 NYC Thanksgiving Parade HERE
EarthCam offers a live webcast stream of the Macy’s Thanksgiving parade starting point – Columbus Circle in downtown Manhattan – so you should be able to see all the LIVE webcast action early on your computer or mobile phone – anywhere around the Globe View the Columbus Circle Streaming Webcam in Manhattan – HERE