Macy’s Thanksgiving Day Parade Travel Packages

Thousands of families camp out early in the morning to stand along the parade route, rain or shine. Why not experience the event and your time in NYC in style with us?  Check out Macy’s Thanksgiving Day Parade Travel Packages.

All travel packages includes a comfortable and convenient hotel stay, VIP parade day viewing experience options, Broadway show tickets, and the opportunity to experience the world famous Rockettes at the Radio City Christmas Spectacular.

Macy’s Day Parade is an amazing family experience.  Make plans to join us in November and check Macy’s Day Parade off your bucket list.

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Macy’s Thanksgiving Day Parade Travel Packages – What’s Included?

Our Macy’s Day Travel Packages give you the experience you’ve been dreaming of you’re entire life.  All packages include the following:

  • Three nights in your choice of conveniently located hotel
  • Exclusive parade day experience
  • Parade brunch
  • Experience the parade balloon inflation
  • Orchestra seats to the Radio City Spectacular starring the Rockettes
  • Broadway Show tickets
  • Daily breakfast
  • Additional nights (additional costs apply)
  • On site support – Our team will be there to assist you as needed
  • Book with confidence policy included with every package
  • All inclusive pricing — What you see is what you pay

2022 Hotels Coming Soon



In 2021 the Lotte New York Palace became one of our premier 2021 package hotels.  With a nod to its celebrated history, Lotte New York Palace in Midtown Manhattan stakes its claim as the city’s most iconic hotel. A Madison Avenue jewel that’s forever woven into the fabric of New York City, Lotte New York Palace is both landmark and luxury retreat, beloved by New Yorkers and cherished by visitors.  When booking your trip, you can choose to stay in either the Tower or Palace portion of the Lotte New York Palace.  Perfect for guests wanting to combine comfort and luxury. (Learn More).

Bask in the lights of Broadway from the W NEW YORK – TIMES SQUARE

Soaring above a glittering stretch of Broadway in the heart of Midtown Manhattan, W New York – Times Square is a sultry escape in the center of it all. In 2021, our guests had the option to benefit from the prime location of this hotel and discover the endless attractions of the Big Apple, including the nearby Theater District, Museum of Modern Art, Central Park, and Radio City Music Hall.   Perfect for guests who want comfort, convenience and love being in the middle of the action. (Learn More).

Macy's Thanksgiving Day Parade Travel Packages

Package Pricing

All standard packages are three nights.  Check-in on Wednesday and check-out on Saturday giving you the perfect opportunity to experience the Macy’s Thanksgiving Day parade, as well as, the magic of of the Big Apple.  Additional nights are possible and based on availability.

Packages are quoted per person and based on room occupancy.  Maximum Occupancy is four people.  For larger families, or other custom room or lodging needs, please contact our team and we will be happy to assist you.

Standard Dates 
Check In: Wednesday, November 23, 2021 – Check Out: Saturday, November 26, 2022

Hotel Double
5-Star $3045 per person
4.5 Star $2795 per person
4-Star $2545 per person

Single Supplement: +50%;  Add 3rd or 4th Guest to any room package for only $2,245 per person.

Additional Nights are available:  $395 per night (4-Star); $550 per night (4.5 Star); $675 per night (5 Star).  Select “I want to book additional nights” when checking out online and our team will contact you to extend your stay in New York City once your package is confirmed.

Booking Terms:  Please see below.

Please Note:  New York City recently became the first city to mandate vaccination proof to enter restaurants, gyms, and other indoor spaces.  Vaccinations are your responsibility if required at the time of travel.

Macy's Thanksgiving Day Parade Travel Packages

Package Experience Highlights

Your experience perks may start with your accommodations being located walking distance to Central Park, Times Square, and the Macy’s Thanksgiving Day parade route and VIP parade day brunch and viewing experience, but there is so much more!

On your first evening, make plans to meet our team and also visit the balloon inflation celebration.  This is a wonderful way to kick off your parade experience.  You’ll then spend Thanksgiving morning watching the parade as a VIP (with exclusive indoor seating with outdoor viewing ) and we’ll provide brunch with table seating, breakfast, brunch and lunch items, hot beverages, juices, and open bar.  During your stay in New York City, you’ll also experience the world famous Rockettes with orchestra seats to the Radio City Spectacular and each of our guests receive tickets towards a Broadway Show.

Macy’s Day Parade is an amazing family experience.  Lear more about all of our package experiences below.


VIP Parade Day Viewing and Brunch Experience

Millions of families across the world gather around their living room each year and enjoy the Macy’s Thanksgiving Parade as it makes it’s way through the streets of New York City.  Well, now you have the opportunity to experience this tradition in person and in style.  Bucket List Events offers a VIP Brunch and parade viewing experience your family will talk about for years.  You’ll enjoy views of the parade and have convenient access to the parade route.

Starting the morning of Thanksgiving Day, you’ll enjoy a gourmet breakfast and brunch paired with your favorite beverages of choice.  In addition to brunch, your Bucket List Events parade day experience gives you VIP access to an exclusive indoor area to escape the crowds and elements, take a break and warm up, as well as, an outdoor viewing area where you and your family can enjoy the views of the parade passing by right in front of your eyes.  Enjoy your favorite balloons, floats, and performers outside and steps from the parade route, then warm up inside, get a snack, or refill your drink at your exclusive and reserved table as you enjoy the parade through the magnificent floor to ceiling windows.  This experience provides you with the best of both worlds allowing you to enjoy the parade as you wish.

  • All guests will enjoy a VIP indoor and outdoor parade day experience.  Time to check this event off of your bucket list.
  • From a gourmet breakfast, brunch, and lunch continually served throughout the parade to an open bar serving your favorite cocktails, the entire family will enjoy the tasty food and drink experience as the parade passes.
  • Table seating with reserved seat.  Each guest has a reserved seat from start to finish.  Always have a place to sit, warm up, grab a bite to eat, or take a break from the parade.


Macy's Thanksgiving Day Parade Travel Packages

Balloon Inflation Celebration

Traditionally held on Thanksgiving Eve, the Inflation Celebration is something you’ll want to experience.  We will attend this exciting event which features inflation teams and parade officials prepping the giant balloons and other novelty balloons for the following day’s Macy’s Thanksgiving Day Parade.  This is the perfect set up to the following day as you see your favorite balloons come to life and snap the pictures that will capture these memories forever.

  • The inflation celebration takes place in the streets around the American Museum of Natural History
  • It takes approximately 90 minutes to inflate a large parade balloon
  • Larger balloons can require 100 handlers to anchor the balloons


Macy's Thanksgiving Day Parade Travel Packages

Broadway Show

A trip to New York City isn’t complete without experiencing a Broadway show, some of the best theatrical productions in the world.  From the bright lights of Times Square to the historic theaters and stages, audiences enjoy being entertained day after day, year after year.

For a LIMITED TIME, all guests booking a Macy’s Thanksgiving Day Parade package will receive tickets to a Broadway show.  Whether you choose to attend one of the Tony Award Winning shows, a family favorite like Wicked, a comedy like Book of Mormon, or a classic like Chicago, you will not be disappointed.

  • Guests may choose between on-broadway or off-broadway shows.  Theaters offering 500 or more seats are consider “on-Broadway”
  • Phantom of the Opera is the longest running show on Broadway officially opening in January 1988 and still playing today.
  • The most Tony Awards ever received by a single production was the musical The Producers (2001) with 12 awards, including Best Musical


Macy's Thanksgiving Day Parade Travel Packages

Radio City Christmas Spectacular starring the Rockettes

All guests will experience the magical Radio City Christmas Spectacular staring the world famous Rockettes.  This annual musical holiday stage show combines singing and dancing and features more than 140 performers.  The show is presented at one of the most iconic venues you’ll ever visit, Radio City Music Hall.  We have made arrangements for each our package guests to attend this holiday tradition during their stay in New York.

  • Radio City Music Hall is the largest indoor theater in the world with its marquee measuring a full city block long.
  • Over 3,000 women have performed as Rockettes since the opening night in 1933.
  • The Rockettes do more than 160 kicks per show and up to 650 times per day considering they can perform in up to four shows per day.

Booking Options & Terms

Booking your Macy’s Thanksgiving Day Parade Travel Packages and experiences have never been easier.  You have two options when you’re ready to book.

Book Online:  Check out fast and easy online — You can check out using the form on this page.  First, select your desired hotel.  You’ll then choose your occupancy.  Pricing is determined by how many people are staying in your room.  You can request if you want one or two beds in your room and we will confirm upon booking.   Every package is booked as a three night package, but you can request to add additional nights.  If you choose this option, our team will contact you upon your booking to add those additional nights.  Finally you’ll decide if you want to pay for your package in full or be enrolled in our interest free payment plan (See below to learn more about our payment plans).  If you wish to add multiple rooms with the same occupancy, you can update the quantity before selecting book now.  Select book now once everything looks good and complete the check out process.  You’ll receive a confirmation email once your package has been confirmed and your payment has been processed.

Payment Plan:  If you would like to pay for your Macy’s Thanksgiving Day Parade experience over time, we offer an interest free monthly payment plan option.  A $250 per person deposit is due at the time of booking and your remaining balance is split into equal monthly payments with the final balance due 90 days prior to the event date.  Any bookings after September 1st will require payment in full.  Please select “Enroll me in the payment plan” when booking your trip.  A member of our team will contact you to set up your monthly payment plan once your deposit has been processed and your package has been confirmed.

Book with Confidence Policy included with every package:  If the Macy’s Thanksgiving Day Parade is cancelled or postponed, the value of your package is protected and will be automatically applied to the new dates or to the following year, based on your preference.  You will also have the opportunity to use these funds as a credit towards any other event that Bucket List Events offers between now and the end of 2024.  Don’t wait, our space fills up quickly.  Book today with confidence.

Cancellations:  Bucket List Events understands that flexibility is the key to planning your travel experiences.  Whether life gets in the way and your plans need to change, or if you simply need a flexible payment plan to help you budget your expenses, we keep things flexible with the following cancellation and booking terms.

Cancellation By Customer
Within 48 hours of Booking Full refund, No questions asked for bookings made prior to 90 days out. (For bookings made within 90 days, this doesn’t apply). 
91+ days prior to event date(s) 75% Refund of Monies Paid
0-90 days prior to event date(s) No Refunds will be given for any reason.  No Cancellations Allowed. All sales are final.

Ticket and Travel package pricing is always subject to change until booking.  MyBucketListEvents, LLC is not in any way sponsored by, affiliated with, nor a partner of The Macy’s Thanksgiving Day Parade, Macy’s, or the City of New York and the use of the word “Macy’s Thanksgiving Day Parade” is for descriptive and informational purposes only.

Macy's Thanksgiving Day Parade Travel Packages

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