The highlight of the celebration has been the Majestic Parade of Thanksgiving held the Saturday prior to Thanksgiving. The parade route travels through downtown and along the historic waterfront in Plymouth, Massachusetts. World championship marching and musical units make this much more than a parade. This truly has been a unique showcase of music, song and dance and a tribute to the arts. Throughout the years, music from around the world has entertained and delighted more than 200,000 people who have gathered in celebration. World championship marching and musical units make this much more than a parade.
Majestic Parade of Thanksgiving
The Majestic Parade of Thanksgiving has attracted some of the finest Senior & Alumni Drum & Bugle Corps. Military Units, Fife & Drum Corps, festive Mummers String Bands, Dance Troupes, incredible Marching Bands, Bagpipe Bands, unique Performance units, Equestrian units, Reenactment Units, Color Guards, Civic Organizations, Floats, amazing vehicles and many very special guests!!
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Honorary Marshals for the parade have included: The Lord Mayor of Plymouth England, The Director of Operations of the United States Marine Corps General Huly, Meteorologist Bruce Schwoegler, Author Reverend Peter Gomes of Harvard University and even Mickey and Minnie Mouse themselves that joined us from Walt Disney World in celebration of their 70th Birthday.
The excitement began to build each year as the festive pink and white banners were hung at the beginning of November to adorn the two mile parade route as Plymouth prepared to play host to the world. The parade has attracted audiences of about 200,000 in the past and has also been broadcast live to more than 200,000 homes in the Adelphia network. Wish You All Happy Thanksgiving.