Planners of the Macy's Thanksgiving Day Parade in New York drastically revised their plans this year because of the coronavirus, including reducing the route to a single block.
Traditional Macy's Thanksgiving Day Parade in New York scaled down, live on TV due to #COVID19 pandemic
Yes, the Macy's Thanksgiving Parade is still happening, but it'll be a bit different. Instead of traveling the traditional 2.5-mile-route through New York City's Midtown, the Thanksgiving Day parade will take place in front of Macy's department store.
The Macy's Thanksgiving Day Parade has been a tradition for decades — not only for New York City but for a TV-watching nation as well. Here's how the event will be different this year because of the coronavirus pandemic.
JUST IN: Macy's announced that its annual Thanksgiving Day Parade in New York City will shift to "a television only special presentation" for the first time in its more than 90-year history
? BALLOON DOWN: High winds in New York City tossed around balloons during the Macy's Thanksgiving Day Parade. Ronald McDonald, in particular, didn't fare well and had his leg torn during the procession
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