The annual parade, the longest running Thanksgiving Day parade in the country, has been a tradition for many families across the region.
There were 23 marching bands from across the nation, 15 balloons, 16 floats, 30 performances, as well as fan favorites from music, stage and screen right here in Philadelphia!
Rick, Cecily and Ginger Zee danced (to stay warm) in the broadcast booth.
The Philadelphia Flyers' beloved mascot, Gritty, experienced his very first Thanksgiving this year, and he spent it with us on the parade route!
And other members of the Action News team were on hand, riding along the parade route with American Idol finalist Michael J. Woodard on the 6abc float.
And it's always the most wonderful time of the year, as Santa and Mrs. Claus arrived in Philadelphia.
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