Ring in the holiday season with the 2019 Chicago Thanksgiving Day Parade! Enjoy gigantic balloons, the nation’s finest marching bands, majestic horses, festive floats, incredible performance groups, celebrities, and an appearance from Santa Claus! The parade starts at 8:00am Thanksgiving morning, Thursday, November 28 on State Street in downtown Chicago. Individual Sponsorships for the VIP Experience are available at www.chicagothanksgivingparade. Can’t make it down to State Street? Enjoy #ChiParade at home by watching the live broadcast on WGN 9 Chicago or WGN America.