Macy’s Balloon INFLATION 2019 Route Map for the Thanksgiving Day Parade

Wednesday, November 27, 2019

Get a sneak peek at their legendary giant balloons as they come to live on Thanksgiving Eve!

Inflation begins at 1:00 pm and ends at 8:00 pm on Wednesday, November 27. Guests can join the line that begins on 73rd Street and Columbus Avenue, then head to 77th and 81st Streets between Central Park West and Columbus Avenue to check out all of the balloons.

Keep in mind how yours truly has been to this event a number of times in the past and it gets mighty crowded.

Learn more about this year’s parade on this special page featuring the parade route map.