Thanksgiving Day Parade Floats

Every year, thousands of people come to New York City to watch the Thanksgiving Day Parade with its giant balloons and elaborate floats. Create a 3D float inspired by some of the Parade’s most famous designs.

Sunday, November 19 | 11 am & 12 pm | Ages 6 & older | Sign-up*

*Due to limited space, this program requires you to sign-up for entry. Sign-up in the lobby one hour before the event.

CMOM Musical Parade

After our daily Circle Time where we read stories and sing songs—join us for a dance party and musical parade.

Saturday & Sunday, November 18 & November 19 | 11:30 am & 4:30 pm | Ages 5 & younger | Drop-in

Thanksgiving Day Parade Floats

Every year, thousands of people come to New York City to watch the Thanksgiving Day Parade with its giant balloons and elaborate floats. Create a 3D float inspired by some of the Parade’s most famous designs.
Saturday, November 18 | 11 am, 12, 2, 3, 4, 5 pm| Ages 6 & older | Sign-up*

*Due to limited space, this program requires you to sign-up for entry. Sign-up in the lobby one hour before the event.

Everyone Loves a Parade!

Saturday & Sunday, November 18 & November 19

Thanksgiving Day Parade Floats
Every year, thousands of people come to New York City to watch the Thanksgiving Day Parade with its giant balloons and elaborate floats. Create a 3D float inspired by some of the Parade’s most famous designs.
Saturday, November 18 | 11 am, 12, 2, 3, 4, 5 pm| Ages 6 & older | Sign-up*
Sunday, November 19 | 11 am & 12 pm | Ages 6 & older | Sign-up*

Storytelling: Balloons Over Broadway by Melissa Sweet
Museum Educators share the story of the puppeteer Tony Sarg who invented the idea of the “upside-down puppets.” His idea of helium balloons has become the trademark of Thanksgiving Day parade.
Sunday, November 19 | 11 am & 4 pm | Ages 5 & younger | Drop-in

CMOM Musical Parade
After our daily Circle Time where we read stories and sing songs—join us for a dance party and musical parade.
Saturday & Sunday, November 18 & November 19 | 11:30 am & 4:30 pm | Ages 5 & younger | Drop-in

*Due to limited space, this program requires you to sign-up for entry. Sign-up in the lobby one hour before the event.