Thousands queue to watch the inflation of the balloons for the Macy's Thanksgiving Day Parade

  • 5 years ago
Thousands of people braved the cold on Wednesday (November 27) to watch the inflation of the balloons for the Macy's Thanksgiving Day Parade in New York City.

The event draws about 1 million people over the course of the seven-hour window, all captivated by the opportunity to see the giant balloons take shape and come to life.

Sandbags and netting are used to anchor the balloons in place.