LGBTQ community grateful for public Macy's Thanksgiving Day Parade kiss

LGBTQ community grateful for public Macy's Thanksgiving Day Parade kiss

There were VIP tickets on sale prior to the event, but they have since sold out, meaning anyone without a ticket will have to find themselves a spot at the parade.

"Get ready for an awesome parade, but put on every layer you have in your household, wear every glove you can find, every scarf, hand warmers, whatever you got, you're going to need it tomorrow", de Blasio said. I have never watched the parade, because I think getting up early on a day off is a sin, but we can all watch a livestream from the comforts of our homes below.

Dragon Ball's Goku will make his premiere (in balloon form, and also Super Saiyan Blue form) at the 92nd Macy's Thanksgiving Parade today. They'll be joined by 12 marching bands, 26 floats, and musicians like John Legend, Rita Ora, and Diana Ross.

New York City has issued an extreme cold weather alert and is urging anyone going outside to wear hats, scarves, gloves and layered clothing and to keep their fingertips, earlobes, and noses covered to prevent frostbite.

According to the musical's producers, this is the first LGBTQ kiss in the parade's history. ‍ (@GingerKat222) November 22, 2018So, the Thanksgiving Day parade just showcased the musical The Prom, which culminated in two women sharing a kiss. Brynn Cartelli, thank you-singing in this cold weather with me.

Deepika Padukone and Ranveer Singh leave for their Bengaluru reception
The first glimpse of them was as though they had walked out from the realms of a historical land towards their future together. Hindustan Times writes that the couple even flew Bhai Narinder Singh from Golden Temple, Amritsar to officiate the ceremony.

Kelly Clarkson is one of the only singers who performed live during the 2018 Macy's Thanksgiving Day Parade!

The 21 degrees (-6 Celsius) at the start made it one of the coldest Thanksgivings in the city in decades.

Police Commissioner James O'Neill said thousands of officers would be stationed along the parade route.

The Daily Mail says that the NYPD will be using seven anemometers measuring wind speed all throughout the parade route to alert officials when there are gusts of 23 miles per hour, at which time they will have to lower the large balloons. CBS News reported that the Thanksgiving Day parade balloons were last grounded in 1971.

The floats and marchers stepped off from Central Park West and 77th Street at 9 a.m.

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