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2014-10-09 08:24:20

Motown music themed float to be unveiled at Parade Preview October 15 at the Parade Company WARREN, Mich., Oct. 9, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Parade goers of all ages lining Woodward Avenue at this year's America's Thanksgiving Parade® presented by Art Van Furniture will definitely be dancing in the street! To celebrate the 55(th) anniversary of Art Van Furniture and Motown, the Midwest's No. 1 furniture and mattress retailer commissioned a new Motown float to put fans on cloud nine along...

2014-10-02 08:26:00

GoldieBlox will inspire the next generation of engineers as they bring the magic of STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering, and Math) to life on a new float debuting this November OAKLAND, Calif. and NEW YORK, Oct. 2, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- GoldieBlox, the award-winning toy company out to inspire girls today announced with Macy's, that they will bring the magic of design and engineering to life in the 88th Annual Macy's Thanksgiving Day Parade(®). Appropriately named "The Girl-Powered Spinning...

2014-06-16 12:27:24

LOS ANGELES and NEW YORK, June 16, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- This Thanksgiving, the legendary Red Mighty Morphin Power Ranger will make his epic debut as he morphs into a giant helium balloon for the 88(th) annual Macy's Thanksgiving Day Parade® on Thursday, Nov. 27. Marking the first-ever Power Ranger balloon, the Red Ranger will captivate millions of spectators and television viewers nationwide as he flies across the skies of New York during the holiday event....

2014-06-16 12:26:49

DETROIT, June 16, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- The Parade Company is pleased to announce Meryl Davis and Charlie White, American Ice Dancing Gold Medalists, as Co-Grand Marshals for the 88(th) America's Thanksgiving Parade® presented by Art Van. The Michigan pair, who were the first Americans to bring home an Olympic Ice Dancing gold medal at this year's Winter Olympics in Sochi, will be celebrated along the parade route as it travels down Woodward Avenue on Thanksgiving morning....

2014-06-10 12:27:00

LaDeva M. Davis "Honor Float" Center Piece PHILADELPHIA, June 10, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- This year's Wawa Welcome America, Inc. Independence Day Parade will honor the 60th Anniversary of the Supreme Court's decision in Brown vs. the Board of Education to desegregate schools in America. Highlighting this momentous occasion will be the Lights - Camera - Action Float. At the float's "center piece" will be the sparkle of Educator LaDeva M. Davis, Dance Director at the...

2014-06-06 08:20:26

DETROIT, June 6, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- The Ford Fireworks will light up the sky, Monday, June 23, at 10:06 p.m., with views of the Detroit River in downtown Detroit. Created and produced by The Parade Company, this annual event now in its 56(th) year, attracts hundreds of thousands of spectators for one of the most anticipated summer nights in Detroit. "We are extremely grateful for Ford Motor Company's continued support of The Parade Company and look forward to working together on...

2013-11-21 23:32:32

MapMuse has updated their Restaurants Open on Thanksgiving Interactive Map that includes over 5,000 independent restaurants plus over 31 National Restaurant Chains that will be open on Thanksgiving Day. Go to mapmuse.com/thanksgiving. Reston, VA (PRWEB) November 21, 2013 MapMuse today announced the 2013 release of their Restaurants Open on Thanksgiving Locator, a free web tool that connects Thanksgiving celebrants who would like to avoid the cooking and clean-up while enjoying the...


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maffling
  • To stammer.
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  • A simpleton.
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