1. The annual Macy’s Thanksgiving Day Parade kicked off in New York, putting a festive mood in the air in a city still coping with the aftermath of Superstorm Sandy.
2. The weather was a sunny 47 degrees Fahrenheit (8.3 Celsius). The popular Macy’s Thanksgiving Day Parade is attended.
3. Macy’s donated tickets and transportation to this year’s Thanksgiving Day Parade to 5,000 people from neighbourhoods.
4. A float makes its way down 6th Avenue
5. Santa Claus rides on his sleigh down Central Park West during the 86th Macy’s Thanksgiving Day Parade in New York
6. Children wave to Santa Claus as he rides on his sleigh down Central Park West
7. New York City Police officers photograph Santa Claus as he passes them on his sleigh
8. A new Hello Kitty balloon soars over the parade
9. British band The Wanted – Nathan Sykes, Siva Kaneswaran, Max George, Jay McGuiness and Tom Parker – attend the parade
10. Other celebrities taking part in the parade included Whoopi Goldberg…