Macy's Thanksgiving Day Parade in New York: Pictures

The Paddington balloon floats down Central Park West in the Macy's Thanksgiving Day Parade in New York, Thursday. Photo by Gary Hershorn
The Paddington balloon floats down Central Park West in the Macy's Thanksgiving Day Parade in New York, Thursday. Photo by Gary Hershorn
A clown with balloons skates past a New York City police officer at the start of the Macy's Thanksgiving Day Parade in New York, Thursday. Photo by Gary Hershorn
A clown with balloons skates past a New York City police officer at the start of the Macy's Thanksgiving Day Parade in New York, Thursday. Photo by Gary Hershorn
A float depicting the animated "Peanuts" characters Snoopy and Woodstock proceeds along 6th Ave as spectators watch from buildings during the 89th Macy's Thanksgiving Day Parade in the Manhattan borough of New York, Thursday. REUTERS/Carlo Allegri
A float depicting the animated "Peanuts" characters Snoopy and Woodstock proceeds along 6th Ave as spectators watch from buildings during the 89th Macy's Thanksgiving Day Parade in the Manhattan borough of New York, Thursday. REUTERS/Carlo Allegri
Santa Claus proceeds down Central Park West in the Macy's Thanksgiving Day Parade in New York, Thursday. Photo by Gary Hershorn
Santa Claus proceeds down Central Park West in the Macy's Thanksgiving Day Parade in New York, Thursday. Photo by Gary Hershorn
Dancers move down Central Park West during the Macy's Thanksgiving Day Parade, Thursday, in New York. AP Photo/Bryan R. Smith
Dancers move down Central Park West during the Macy's Thanksgiving Day Parade, Thursday, in New York. AP Photo/Bryan R. Smith
Members of the New York Police Department's Emergency Service Unit stand guard before the 89th Macy's Thanksgiving Day Parade in the Manhattan borough of New York, Thursday. REUTERS/Andrew Kelly
Members of the New York Police Department's Emergency Service Unit stand guard before the 89th Macy's Thanksgiving Day Parade in the Manhattan borough of New York, Thursday. REUTERS/Andrew Kelly
The Toothless balloon floats down Central Park West in the Macy's Thanksgiving Day Parade in New York, Thursday. Photo by Gary Hershorn
The Toothless balloon floats down Central Park West in the Macy's Thanksgiving Day Parade in New York, Thursday. Photo by Gary Hershorn
The Red Mighty Morphin Power Ranger balloon floats down Central Park West in the Macy's Thanksgiving Day Parade in New York, Thursday. Photo by Gary Hershorn
The Red Mighty Morphin Power Ranger balloon floats down Central Park West in the Macy's Thanksgiving Day Parade in New York, Thursday. Photo by Gary Hershorn
The Skylanders Eruptor balloon floats down Central Park West in the Macy's Thanksgiving Day Parade in New York, Thursday. Photo by Gary Hershorn
The Skylanders Eruptor balloon floats down Central Park West in the Macy's Thanksgiving Day Parade in New York, Thursday. Photo by Gary Hershorn
A boy watches the Macy's Thanksgiving Day Parade on Central Park West in New York, Thursday. Photo by Gary Hershorn
A boy watches the Macy's Thanksgiving Day Parade on Central Park West in New York, Thursday. Photo by Gary Hershorn
Balloons go down 6th Avenue for the 89th annual Macy's Thanksgiving Day Parade as seen from above street level on Thursday, in New York. Ben Hider/Invision/AP
Balloons go down 6th Avenue for the 89th annual Macy's Thanksgiving Day Parade as seen from above street level on Thursday, in New York. Ben Hider/Invision/AP
The "Hello Kitty" balloon proceeds high above spectators along 6th Ave during the 89th Macy's Thanksgiving Day Parade in the Manhattan borough of New York Thursday. REUTERS/Carlo Allegri
The "Hello Kitty" balloon proceeds high above spectators along 6th Ave during the 89th Macy's Thanksgiving Day Parade in the Manhattan borough of New York Thursday. REUTERS/Carlo Allegri
Spectators and clowns throw confetti at each other on Central Park West during the Macy's Thanksgiving Day Parade in New York, Thursday. Photo by Gary Hershorn
Spectators and clowns throw confetti at each other on Central Park West during the Macy's Thanksgiving Day Parade in New York, Thursday. Photo by Gary Hershorn
The Pillsbury Doughboy balloon floats down Central Park West in the Macy's Thanksgiving Day Parade in New York, Thursday. Photo by Gary Hershorn
The Pillsbury Doughboy balloon floats down Central Park West in the Macy's Thanksgiving Day Parade in New York, Thursday. Photo by Gary Hershorn
New York Police Department officers stand watch from a building as a float proceeds high above spectators along 6th Ave during the 89th Macy's Thanksgiving Day Parade in the Manhattan borough of New York, Thursday. REUTERS/Carlo Allegri
New York Police Department officers stand watch from a building as a float proceeds high above spectators along 6th Ave during the 89th Macy's Thanksgiving Day Parade in the Manhattan borough of New York, Thursday. REUTERS/Carlo Allegri
The Snoopy and Woodstock balloon floats down Central Park West as a police helicopter hovers in the sky during the Macy's Thanksgiving Day Parade in New York, Thursday. Photo by Gary Hershorn
The Snoopy and Woodstock balloon floats down Central Park West as a police helicopter hovers in the sky during the Macy's Thanksgiving Day Parade in New York, Thursday. Photo by Gary Hershorn
People watch the Macy's Thanksgiving Day Parade along Central Park West in New York, Thursday. Photo by Gary Hershorn
People watch the Macy's Thanksgiving Day Parade along Central Park West in New York, Thursday. Photo by Gary Hershorn
The Harold the Policeman balloon floats down Central Park West in the Macy's Thanksgiving Day Parade in New York, Thursday. Photo by Gary Hershorn
The Harold the Policeman balloon floats down Central Park West in the Macy's Thanksgiving Day Parade in New York, Thursday. Photo by Gary Hershorn
The "Skylanders Eruptor" balloon moves by people on balconies during the 89th Macy's Thanksgiving Day Parade in the Manhattan borough of New York, Thursday. REUTERS/Andrew Kelly
The "Skylanders Eruptor" balloon moves by people on balconies during the 89th Macy's Thanksgiving Day Parade in the Manhattan borough of New York, Thursday. REUTERS/Andrew Kelly
A float depicting the animated film character "Arlo" from the movie "The Good Dinosaur" proceeds high above spectators along 6th Ave. in New York, Thursday. REUTERS/Carlo Allegri
A float depicting the animated film character "Arlo" from the movie "The Good Dinosaur" proceeds high above spectators along 6th Ave. in New York, Thursday. REUTERS/Carlo Allegri
The Wiggleworm balloon floats down Central Park West in the Macy's Thanksgiving Day Parade in New York, Thursday. Photo by Gary Hershorn
The Wiggleworm balloon floats down Central Park West in the Macy's Thanksgiving Day Parade in New York, Thursday. Photo by Gary Hershorn
The Elf on the Shelf balloon floats down Central Park West in the Macy's Thanksgiving Day Parade in New York, Thursday. Photo by Gary Hershorn
The Elf on the Shelf balloon floats down Central Park West in the Macy's Thanksgiving Day Parade in New York, Thursday. Photo by Gary Hershorn
Spectators react as they watch the Macy's Thanksgiving Day Parade make it's way down New York's Sixth Avenue Thursday. AP Photo/Tina Fineberg
Spectators react as they watch the Macy's Thanksgiving Day Parade make it's way down New York's Sixth Avenue Thursday. AP Photo/Tina Fineberg
The Harold the Fireman balloon floats down Central Park West in the Macy's Thanksgiving Day Parade in New York, November 26, 2015.
The Harold the Fireman balloon floats down Central Park West in the Macy's Thanksgiving Day Parade in New York, November 26, 2015.
A float depicting the animated character "Thomas the Train" proceeds along 6th Ave as spectators watch from buildings during the 89th Macy's Thanksgiving Day Parade in the Manhattan borough of New York, Thursday REUTERS/Carlo Allegri
A float depicting the animated character "Thomas the Train" proceeds along 6th Ave as spectators watch from buildings during the 89th Macy's Thanksgiving Day Parade in the Manhattan borough of New York, Thursday REUTERS/Carlo Allegri
The Diary of a Wimpy Kid balloon floats down Central Park West in the Macy's Thanksgiving Day Parade in New York, Thursday. Photo by Gary Hershorn
The Diary of a Wimpy Kid balloon floats down Central Park West in the Macy's Thanksgiving Day Parade in New York, Thursday. Photo by Gary Hershorn
The Ronald McDonald balloon floats down Central Park West in the Macy's Thanksgiving Day Parade in New York, Thursday. Photo by Gary Hershorn
The Ronald McDonald balloon floats down Central Park West in the Macy's Thanksgiving Day Parade in New York, Thursday. Photo by Gary Hershorn
Spectators watch as the balloon of Spongebob Squarepants is moved down Central Park West during the Macy's Thanksgiving Day Parade, Thursday, in New York. AP Photo/Bryan R. Smith
Spectators watch as the balloon of Spongebob Squarepants is moved down Central Park West during the Macy's Thanksgiving Day Parade, Thursday, in New York. AP Photo/Bryan R. Smith
Police stand guard as people watch the Macy's Thanksgiving Day Parade in New York, Thursday. AP Photo/Andres Kudacki
Police stand guard as people watch the Macy's Thanksgiving Day Parade in New York, Thursday. AP Photo/Andres Kudacki
Santa Claus proceeds down Central Park West in the Macy's Thanksgiving Day Parade in New York, Thursday. Photo by Gary Hershorn
Santa Claus proceeds down Central Park West in the Macy's Thanksgiving Day Parade in New York, Thursday. Photo by Gary Hershorn