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How to Watch The Macy’s Thanksgiving Day Parade 2023

Updated: Dec 1, 2023

Get Front Row Seats to the Macy’s Thanksgiving Day Parade 2023

The Macy’s Thanksgiving Day Parade is an iconic American tradition broadcasting nationwide since 1924. With its showstopping Broadway musical numbers, giant character balloons, colorful floats overflowing with celebrities, and marching bands, the T-Day parade delights over 3.5 million spectators in New York City and over 50 million viewers tuned in at home.

If you can’t make it to the Big Apple to catch the spectacle live, we’ve got you covered on exactly how to live stream the Macy’s Thanksgiving Day parade online or on mobile from the comfort of your living room.

Stream The Parade on NBC

**NBC** has been the official broadcaster of the Macy’s parade for over 60 years. Tune your TV into your local NBC channel on the morning of Thanksgiving Day, November 23rd 2023 from 9 AM to 12 PM in all US time zones to watch the extravaganza in real time.

You can also live stream on or the NBC app by authenticating with your TV provider login. The NBC app offers streaming access across devices like Roku, Fire TV, Android and Apple mobile devices.

Alternative Ways to Watch

Don’t have cable but still want to stream the parade live? Over-the-top streaming services like Sling TV, Hulu + Live TV, fuboTV and YouTube TV carry NBC in their channel packages, allowing you to watch the official broadcast feed over the internet.

Most of these services offer free trial periods, giving you a way to tune in without paying. Just be sure to cancel before the trial ends if you want to avoid charges.

Pull Up a Seat for the Thanksgiving Spectacle

However you opt to live stream it, watching the iconic Macy’s T-Day parade from home gives you front row seats without braving the Manhattan crowds or weather. With so many viewing options at your fingertips, no reason to miss a single float or balloon this Turkey Day!


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