Hundreds of individuals lined the streets of Manhattan, braving a record-low 19 levels to observe the 92nd annual Macy’s Thanksgiving Day Parade Thursday.
The occasion featured 59 balloons, 1,000 clowns and three,000 marching band members, stated NBC, which televised the occasion.
The casts of the New York stage musicals My Honest Woman, The Promenade, Summer season and Imply Women, in addition to the Radio Metropolis Rockettes and Kelly Clarkson, carried out early within the community’s broadcast.
Among the many different celebrities who took half within the occasion had been Dangerous Bunny, Barenaked Women, Bazzi, Ally Brooke, Kane Brown, Brynn Cartelli, Jack & Jack, John Legend, Leona Lewis, Ella Mai, Tegan Marie, Martina McBride, Rita Ora, Carly Pearce, Pentatonix, Sugarland, Ashley Tisdale, Mackenzie Ziegler and Johnny Orlando.
Anika Noni Rose and the Muppets of Sesame Avenue additionally made an look, as did Diana Ross who loved the festivities with relations reminiscent of Rhonda Ross, Tracee Ellis Ross, Chudney Ross, Ross Naess, Evan Ross and his spouse, Ashlee Simpson-Ross. The standard vacation occasion concluded with the arrival of Santa Claus
At Central Park, the temperature dropped to 19 levels at 11 a.m. EST, setting the document for the bottom throughout a parade, in keeping with the Nationwide Climate Service. Earlier than the occasion started in 1924, the temperature at Central Park hit 15 levels in 1871 in addition to 19 in 1901 and 1876.
The earlier document for a low through the parade was 21 levels in 1930, 1938 and 1972.
New York Metropolis has issued an excessive chilly climate alert. To forestall frosbite, town urged anybody going exterior to put on hats, scarves, gloves and layered clothes and to maintain their fingertips, earlobes, and noses lined to stop frostbite.