Latest Macy's Thanksgiving Day Parade Stories

2011-08-09 06:30:00

NEW YORK, Aug. 9, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Macy's magical elves are appearing by the thousands in cities across the country in celebration of the upcoming 85th Anniversary of Macy's Thanksgiving Day Parade®. However, due to a whimsical twist of fate, in their jubilation and rush to spread the word on this wondrous milestone of America's Parade, the elves left Santa's workshop without a speck of color. Once they realized their error, the elves took refuge at various...

2011-04-15 06:00:00

HOLLYWOOD, Calif., April 15, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- DreamWorks Animation SKG, Inc. (Nasdaq: DWA) and Macy's today announced that KUNG FU PANDA's Po will embark on the first-ever U.S. tour of an official Macy's Thanksgiving Day Parade® balloon, beginning this Friday, April 15th. Po is scheduled to make a six-city, cross-country tour of awesomeness, culminating in his debut visit to Los Angeles to mark the opening of KUNG FU PANDA 2 this Memorial Day weekend. (Logo:...

2010-11-26 00:01:47

Holiday travel concerns, the new Harry Potter film and Black Friday dominate Thanksgiving chatter, according to SMS surveys conducted by Snackable Media's Predicto.com, America's largest premium mobile community. New York, NY (PRWEB) November 24, 2010 The Wednesday before Thanksgiving is the biggest travel day of the year. For those flying to visit their loved ones, one complication will be impossible to avoid at airports this holiday "“ the TSA's institution of pat-downs and body...

2010-11-19 10:02:00

Traditional Holiday TV Special, Hosted by John O'Hurley & David Frei, Features Over 160 Breeds NEW YORK, Nov. 19, 2010 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The NBC Thanksgiving Day special "The National Dog Show Presented by Purina®," will crown one of America's great show dogs as its 2010 champion on Thanksgiving Day while offering family-oriented features and introducing six new American Kennel Club-sanctioned breeds. The holiday special (noon - 2 p.m. in all time zones)...

2010-11-18 06:15:00

CARNEGIE, Pa., Nov. 18, 2010 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- You have seen him on Spiderman, One Tree Hill, True Blood and much more. Now see him up close and personal. Mt. Lebanon's own Hollywood heartthrob Joe Manganiello is coming home for the WPXI TV Channel 11 My Macy's Parade and a Meet and Greet to benefit The Salvation Army. Get to know Joe after the parade at the WPXI TV and 96.1 KISS Salvation Army Red Kettle drive on Saturday, November 27th from 2:00 to 3:00 pm at the Homestead...

2010-11-11 06:00:00

NEW YORK, Nov. 11, 2010 /PRNewswire/ -- Today, the incredible talent roster of the Macy's Thanksgiving Day Parade® hit the perfect note as Macy's announces the addition of international superstar, Kylie Minogue, to the cast of stars set to perform in the annual procession. Having enthralled millions of fans around the world with extraordinary performances, Kylie is poised to create a commotion with this special Thanksgiving Day performance. The 84th edition of America's...

2010-11-09 08:00:00

UNIVERSAL CITY, Calif., Nov. 9, 2010 /PRNewswire/ -- In celebration of the highly anticipated home entertainment release of the animated comedy blockbuster Despicable Me, Universal Studios Home Entertainment is launching "Minion Madness," a groundbreaking points-based reward and social marketing program spotlighting the film's endearingly mischievous characters, from now through January 2011. The program enables fans to earn points and participate in up to 25 sweepstakes entries each day...

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  • A cant or whining mode of speaking, especially in preaching or praying; the chant or recitative characteristic of the old Presbyterians in Scotland.
  • To make a rushing, whistling, or sighing sound; emit a hollow murmur; murmur or sigh like the wind.
  • To breathe in or as in sleep.
  • To utter in a whining or monotonous tone.
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