Macy’s Thanksgiving Day Experience

A behind the scene experience from the Macy's Thanksgiving Day Parade in New York City.


Drew Ramos

Drew Ramos and his sister, Jacy Ramos participated in the Macys Thanksgiving Day Parade in New York City with the Big Apple Circus.

The Macy’s Thanksgiving Day Parade is a beloved tradition for Americans of all ages, across the country.  Every year, ___ viewers tune in to watch the stream of bands, Broadway acts, Grammy-winning vocal artists, and of course balloons and floats.  It is the herald of the Christmas Season, and provides entertaining background watching for families bustling around, getting ready at home for their Thanksgiving Feast.  But who among us has ever been an integral part of the parade itself?  The Ledger’s own Drew Ramos, cub reporter, had the chance this year to march in the parade.  Follow his firsthand account of the experience of this once in a lifetime opportunity!