3. Why do we watch the famous parade on Thanksgiving Day?
In North America they have a special event – the well-known parade that is held on Thanksgiving Day. It is extremely popular over there and those who cannot attend the event usually watch it on TV. Every year more than 3 million citizens enjoy the show in New York City. It all started in 1924. That’s how Macy’s workers wanted to welcome Christmas period. On that day the employees wore various costumes like clowns, knights and cowboys. The parade started in Harlem and finished in Herald’s Square. The event was amazing – lots of people, music, fun and even animals.