As usual, this year’s Macy’s Thanksgiving Day Parade broadcast, airing November 23 on NBC, will be packed with musical performances.
Andy Grammer, 98 Degrees, Flo Rida, Goo Goo Dolls, Bebe Rexha and Sabrina Carpenter are among the many artists who’ll be riding on floats and singing during the event. Others on the bill include Motown legend Smokey Robinson, Wyclef Jean and numerous country stars, including Cam, Lauren Alaina and Dustin Lynch.
In addition, Top Chef stars Tom Colicchio and Padma Lakshmi will ride floats, as will the Muppets, and Miss America 2018, Cara Mund. They’ll be fighting for viewers’ attention with 1,000 clowns, 1,100 cheerleaders and dancers, 12 marching bands, 17 giant balloons and 26 floats.
The 91st Annual Macy’s Thanksgiving Day Parade, hosted by Matt Lauer, Savannah Guthrie and Al Roker, get underway at 9 a.m. in all time zones. The show will encore at 2 p.m.