The nation’s favorite holiday event marches on once again, as Macy’s Thanksgiving Day Parade® takes to the streets of New York City for the 92nd year of unparalleled spectacle. Set to enthrall more than 3.5 million spectators lining the streets of Manhattan and more than 50 million viewers on television, the world-famous Parade is ready to bring families together in celebration of the start of the holiday season. The lineup will feature 16 giant character balloons; 43 novelty balloons, heritage balloons, balloonicles, balloonheads and trycaloons; 26 floats; 1,200 cheerleaders and dancers; more than 1,000 clowns; and 12 marching bands. The star power along the parade route and in homes across the country will feature some of the nation’s most exciting performers including John Legend, Leona Lewis, Martina McBride, Rita Ora, Pentatonix and Diana Ross, as well as a special appearance by the one-and-only Santa Claus.