The 5 most popular Macy's Thanksgiving Day Parade character balloons
Macy's Thanksgiving Day Parade balloon favorites
Thanksgiving is right around the corner, and that means it's time for the annual Macy's Thanksgiving Day Parade. According to Entertainment Weekly's November Pop Culture Index, 54% of those surveyed plan on tuning in to watch the festivities on NBC starting at 9 a.m. ET on Nov. 22. Keep clicking to find out the character balloons fans look forward to seeing most each year.
1. Charlie Brown
Though Charlie Brown is typically unlucky in just about every aspect of his comic-strip life, he's always a welcome addition to the Macy's Thanksgiving Day Parade.
Pop culture fans give a thumbs up to the lasagna-loving cat.
3. Mickey Mouse
It just wouldn't be Thanksgiving without Mickey Mouse, pictured here giving a salute in a nautical getup.
4. Big Bird
The Sesame Street favorite always dons a seasonal sweater for the Macy's Thanksgiving Day Parade.
Are your Spidey senses tingling? Look for a new Spider-Man balloon to be unveiled at the Macy's Thanksgiving Day Parade this year.