Balloons Fly, Spirits Soar, At Macy’s Thanksgiving Day Parade

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The Macys balloon makes its way down Central Park West during the 87th Macy's Thanksgiving Day Parade in New York on November 28, 2013. There was fear that the iconic balloons could have been grounded if windy conditions had picked up this morning. AFP PHOTO / TIMOTHY CLARY (Photo credit should read TIMOTHY CLARY/AFP/Getty Images)
Macy's Hosts Annual Thanksgiving Day Parade In New York City
Macy's Hosts Annual Thanksgiving Day Parade In New York City
NEW YORK, NY - NOVEMBER 28: Members of a marching band attend the Macy's Thanksgiving Day Parade on November 28, 2013 in New York City. Despite earlier concerns about the wind, the balloons flew as planned for the parade. (Photo by Kena Betancur/Getty Images)
Macy's Hosts Annual Thanksgiving Day Parade In New York City
Macy's Hosts Annual Thanksgiving Day Parade In New York City
NEW YORK, NY - NOVEMBER 28: A Santa's Elf balloon floats above the street during the Macy's Thanksgiving Day Parade on November 28, 2013 in New York City. Despite earlier concerns about the wind, the balloons flew as planned for the parade. (Photo by Kena Betancur/Getty Images)
Macy's Hosts Annual Thanksgiving Day Parade In New York City
Macy's Hosts Annual Thanksgiving Day Parade In New York City
NEW YORK, NY - NOVEMBER 28: The Uncle Sam balloon floats above the street during the Macy's Thanksgiving Day Parade on November 28, 2013 in New York City. Despite earlier concerns about the wind, the balloons flew as planned for the parade. (Photo by Kena Betancur/Getty Images)
Quantum Of The Seas Godmother Kristin Chenoweth Sails Down The Streets Of New York Onboard Royal Caribbeans New Float
Quantum Of The Seas Godmother Kristin Chenoweth Sails Down The Streets Of New York Onboard Royal Caribbeans New Float
NEW YORK, NY - NOVEMBER 28: Quantum Of The Seas Godmother Kristin Chenoweth sails down the streets of New York onboard Royal Caribbeans new float, "A World at Sea," as part of the 87th Annual Macy's Thanksgiving Day Parade festivities on November 28, 2013 in New York City. (Photo by Rob Kim/Getty Images)
Macy's Hosts Annual Thanksgiving Day Parade In New York City
Macy's Hosts Annual Thanksgiving Day Parade In New York City
NEW YORK, NY - NOVEMBER 28: The Papa Smurf balloon floats above the street during the Macy's Thanksgiving Day Parade on November 28, 2013 in New York City. Despite earlier concerns about the wind, the balloons flew as planned for the parade. (Photo by Kena Betancur/Getty Images)
Macy's Hosts Annual Thanksgiving Day Parade In New York City
Macy's Hosts Annual Thanksgiving Day Parade In New York City
NEW YORK, NY - NOVEMBER 28: The Elf on a Shelf balloon floats above the street during the Macy's Thanksgiving Day Parade on November 28, 2013 in New York City. Despite earlier concerns about the wind, the balloons flew as planned for the parade. (Photo by Kena Betancur/Getty Images)
Sonic The Hedgehog - Thanksgiving Day Parade
Sonic The Hedgehog - Thanksgiving Day Parade
NEW YORK, NY - NOVEMBER 28: The Sonic the Hedgehog balloon is seen during the 87th Annual Macy's Thanksgiving Day Parade on November 28, 2013 in New York City. (Photo by Andrew Toth/Getty Images for Sega of America)
Sonic The Hedgehog - Thanksgiving Day Parade
Sonic The Hedgehog - Thanksgiving Day Parade
NEW YORK, NY - NOVEMBER 28: The Sonic the Hedgehog balloon is seen during the 87th Annual Macy's Thanksgiving Day Parade on November 28, 2013 in New York City. (Photo by Andrew Toth/Getty Images for Sega of America)
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The Hello Kitty balloon floats down Central Park West during the 87th Macy's Thanksgiving Day Parade in New York November 28, 2013. There was fear that the iconic balloons could have been grounded if windy conditions had picked up this morning. AFP PHOTO / TIMOTHY CLARY (Photo credit should read TIMOTHY CLARY/AFP/Getty Images)
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The Abe Lincoln balloon floats down Central Park West during the 87th Macy's Thanksgiving Day Parade in New York November 28, 2013. There was fear that the iconic balloons could have been grounded if windy conditions had picked up this morning. AFP PHOTO / TIMOTHY CLARY (Photo credit should read TIMOTHY CLARY/AFP/Getty Images)
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Singer Ariana Grande makes her way down Central Park West during the 87th Macy's Thanksgiving Day Parade in New York November 28, 2013. AFP PHOTO / TIMOTHY CLARY (Photo credit should read TIMOTHY CLARY/AFP/Getty Images)
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The How To Train Your Dragon balloon floats down Central Park West during the 87th Macy's Thanksgiving Day Parade in New York on November 28, 2013. There was fear that the iconic balloons could have been grounded if windy conditions had picked up this morning. AFP PHOTO / TIMOTHY CLARY (Photo credit should read TIMOTHY CLARY/AFP/Getty Images)
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The Buzz Lightyear balloon floats down Central Park West during the 87th Macy's Thanksgiving Day Parade in New York on November 28, 2013. There was fear that the iconic balloons could have been grounded if windy conditions had picked up this morning. AFP PHOTO / TIMOTHY CLARY (Photo credit should read TIMOTHY CLARY/AFP/Getty Images)
87th Annual Macy's Thanksgiving Day Parade
87th Annual Macy's Thanksgiving Day Parade
<> on November 28, 2013 in New York City.
87th Annual Macy's Thanksgiving Day Parade
87th Annual Macy's Thanksgiving Day Parade
<> on November 28, 2013 in New York City.
Macy's Hosts Annual Thanksgiving Day Parade In New York City
Macy's Hosts Annual Thanksgiving Day Parade In New York City
NEW YORK, NY - NOVEMBER 28: Residents in an appartment block watch as giant balloons float past during the Macy's Thanksgiving Day Parade on November 28, 2013 in New York City. Despite earlier concerns about the wind, the balloons flew as planned for the parade. (Photo by Kena Betancur/Getty Images)
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The Spiderman balloon makes its down Central Park West during the 87th Macy's Thanksgiving Day Parade in New York November 28, 2013. There was fear that the iconic balloos could have been grounded if windy conditions had picked up this morning. AFP PHOTO / TIMOTHY CLARY (Photo credit should read TIMOTHY CLARY/AFP/Getty Images)
Macy's Hosts Annual Thanksgiving Day Parade In New York City
Macy's Hosts Annual Thanksgiving Day Parade In New York City
NEW YORK, NY - NOVEMBER 28: Residents in an appartment block watch as giant balloons float past during the Macy's Thanksgiving Day Parade on November 28, 2013 in New York City. Despite earlier concerns about the wind, the balloons flew as planned for the parade. (Photo by Kena Betancur/Getty Images)
Macy's Hosts Annual Thanksgiving Day Parade In New York City
Macy's Hosts Annual Thanksgiving Day Parade In New York City
NEW YORK, NY - NOVEMBER 28: The Uncle Sam balloon floats above the street during the Macy's Thanksgiving Day Parade on November 28, 2013 in New York City. Despite earlier concerns about the wind, the balloons flew as planned for the parade. (Photo by Kena Betancur/Getty Images)
Macy's Hosts Annual Thanksgiving Day Parade In New York City
Macy's Hosts Annual Thanksgiving Day Parade In New York City
NEW YORK, NY - NOVEMBER 28: Santa Claus waves during the Macy's Thanksgiving Day Parade on November 28, 2013 in New York City. Despite earlier concerns about the wind, the balloons flew as planned for the parade. (Photo by Kena Betancur/Getty Images)
Macy's Hosts Annual Thanksgiving Day Parade In New York City
Macy's Hosts Annual Thanksgiving Day Parade In New York City
NEW YORK, NY - NOVEMBER 28: Santa Claus waves during the Macy's Thanksgiving Day Parade on November 28, 2013 in New York City. Despite earlier concerns about the wind, the balloons flew as planned for the parade. (Photo by Kena Betancur/Getty Images)
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