Archive for November 2013

Thanksgiving Day Parade 2013: A Preview of Chicago's Parade

Thanksgiving Day Parade 2013: A Preview of Chicago's Parade
Here’s your preview of Chicago’s 80th annual Thanksgiving Day Parade. This year’s full-scale extravaganza will showcase a dozen giant character balloons, marching bands, festive floats, cultural groups, equestrian groups, theatrical performances, celebrity guests and more. The parade will step off on Thursday, November 28 from 8 a.m. to 11 a.m. Chicago’s Thanksgiving Day parade, which... Read more »

Macy's Great Tree Lighting: Kicks off Chicago's Holiday Season

Macy's Great Tree Lighting: Kicks off Chicago's Holiday Season
For 106 years the lighting of the “Great Tree” has signaled the holiday season in Chicago. The tradition continues at Macy’s State Street store (111 N. State Street) tomorrow, November 2 with a day of holiday related events and activities surrounding the lighting of the “Great Tree.” The hallowed tradition started in an era much... Read more »
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