Hallmark Channel is contributing a float to the ninety fifth annual Macy’s Thanksgiving Day Parade.
Dubbed “The Heartwarming Holiday Countdown,” the float is a three-dimensional calendar counting down the times of December till Christmas. It’s decked out with among the most iconic symbols of Christmas from snowmen to nutcrackers to stockings hung by a blazing fire. According to the Macy’s web site, if the sweet canes on the float have been actual, they’d have over 32,000 energy.
In a video on Hallmark Channel’s web site, John Piper, the Vice President of Macy’s Parade Studio, explains that each one floats are created on the Macy’s Studio in New Jersey after which transported to Manhattan. Since the floats should journey by the Lincoln Tunnel, they must be dismantled after which reassembled earlier than the parade begins.
Matchbox Twenty singer Rob Thomas will carry out on the Hallmark Channel float. Thomas informed Us Weekly that he was impressed by Hallmark Christmas motion pictures whereas writing his new Christmas album, “Something About Christmas Time.” The album got here out on October 22, 2021.
A monitor from the album, “A New York Christmas,” could be heard within the new Hallmark movie “A Royal Queens Christmas.” The movie will premiere on Saturday, December 11 at 8 p.m. Eastern Time on the Hallmark Channel.
How to Watch the Macy’s Thanksgiving Day Parade
The Macy’s Thanksgiving Day Parade begins at 9 a.m. Eastern Time on Thanksgiving Day — Thursday, November 25. The parade will air on NBC. You may also stream it reside on NBC’s streaming platform Peacock.
This 12 months’s musical performers embody Carrie Underwood, Kristin Chenoweth, and Kelly Rowland. There can even be musical numbers from well-liked Broadway musicals together with “Wicked,” “Six,” and “Annie.”
The lineup of large balloons consists of Pikachu and Baby Yoda. NBC’s Savannah Guthrie, Al Roker, and Hoda Kotb will host the televised protection. Per custom, Santa Clause will shut the parade, formally ringing within the vacation season.
The Hallmark Channel Movies Premiering Thanksgiving Week
It is perhaps Thanksgiving, however the Christmas season has already begun on the Hallmark Channel. Here are all the brand new Hallmark Christmas motion pictures premiering the week of Thanksgiving. All instances Eastern.
‘The Nine Kittens of Christmas’ — November 25, 8 p.m.
Two cat lovers’ paths collide once they’re tasked with discovering good properties for a litter of kittens at Christmastime. Starring Brandon Routh and Kimberley Sustad.
‘Christmas CEO’ — November 26, 6 p.m.
The CEO of a small toy firm will get an enormous enterprise alternative however wants his ex-business companion’s signature to seal the deal. Starring Marisol Nichols and Paul Greene.
‘An Unexpected Christmas’ — November 26, 8 p.m.
A author convinces his ex-girlfriend to faux they’re nonetheless collectively for the vacation season. Stars Tyler Hynes and Bethany Joy Lenz.
‘Making Spirits Bright’ — November 27, 6 p.m.
The son and daughter of two rival vacation adorning households mend a decades-old feud and discover love alongside the best way. Stars Taylor Cole and Carlo Marks.
‘Christmas at Castle Hart’ — November 27, 8 p.m.
A girl travels to Ireland for Christmas, hoping to reconnect together with her Irish heritage. While there, she’s mistaken for an occasion planner and winds up internet hosting the charming Earl of Glasgough’s Christmas occasion. Starring Lacey Chabert and Stuart Townsend.
‘Time for Them to Be Home for Christmas’ — November 27, 10 p.m.
A girl with amnesia investigates the only clue to her forgotten identification: a newspaper clipping and an invite to a Christmas Festival. Her good-looking nurse accompanies her on the journey. Stars Jessy Schram and Brendan Penny.
‘Christmas in Tahoe’ — November 28, 6 p.m.
A expertise booker should ask her musician ex-boyfriend for assist with a view to save her household resort’s Christmas show. Starring Laura Osnes and Kyle Selig.
‘The Christmas Contest’ — November 28, 8 p.m
Exes Laura and Ben discover themselves competing in a contest to win cash for his or her favourite charities. Starring Candace Cameron Bure and John Brotherton.