Image: Balloons sit on Central Park West before the 90th Macy's Thanksgiving Day Parade in Manhattan, New York

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90th Macy's Thanksgiving Day Parade Floats Through NYC

Thousands of people lined the streets as iconic balloons floated and participants marched and danced in the traditional celebration.

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Participants walk along Central Park West at the start of the Macy's Thanksgiving Day Parade.
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The Charlie Brown balloon floats over Central Park West during the Macy's Thanksgiving Day Parade in New York, Nov. 24, 2016.
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Image: Balloons sit on Central Park West before the 90th Macy's Thanksgiving Day Parade in Manhattan, New York

Balloons sit on Central Park West before the 90th Macy's Thanksgiving Day Parade.
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Image: A marching band makes its way down 6th Avenue during the 90th Macy's Thanksgiving Day Parade in the Manhattan borough of New York

A marching band makes its way down 6th Avenue.
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Image: A Hello Kitty float makes its way down 6th Avenue during the 90th Macy's Thanksgiving Day Parade in the Manhattan borough of New York

A Hello Kitty hovers over revelers at the parade.
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Image: A Santa Claus makes its way down 6th Avenue during the 90th Macy's Thanksgiving Day Parade in the Manhattan borough of New York

Santa Claus waves to the crowd of people lined up along the street.
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The Turkey float and Charlie Brown balloon move across Central Park South.
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Santa Claus waves to the crowd.
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The Red Ranger balloon flies over Central Park West Avenue.
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Performers dance their way through the 2.1 mile long parade route.
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Image: An Angry Bird float makes its way down 6th Avenue during the 90th Macy's Thanksgiving Day Parade in the Manhattan borough of New York

An Angry Bird float makes its way down 6th Avenue.
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Revelers in the adjacent window wave teddy bears out of the window as the Paddington Bear balloon floats by.
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