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Alexis I. DuPont Tiger Marching Band
Greenville, DE
Tate High School Band
Cantonment, FL
Cardinal Regiment and Cardettes
Athens, TX
Coffman High School Band
Dublin, OH
Tournament of Bands All-Star Band
14 States
Decatur Central High School Marching Band
Indianapolis, Indiana
Bellefontaine High School Band
Bellefontaine, OH

Athens Drive High School Band
Raleigh, NC
Georgia All Select High School Band
The entire State of Georgia
Jerome High School Band
Dublin, OH
Freedom High School Band

Orlando, FL
Colquitt County High School Band
Moultrie, GA
Hartselle High School Band
Hartselle, AL
Albertville High School Band
Albertville, AL

Scioto High School Band
Dublin, OH
Destrehan High School Band
Destrehan, LA
Pennsbury High School Band
Fairless Hills, PA
Middletown – Appoquinimink combined High School Band
Middletown, DE
Brunswick High School Band 
Brunswick, GA
Boardman High School Band
Youngstown, OH

Marching Bands

Academy of Dance Artistry
Warrington, PA

April School of Dance
Kersey, PA

Bodies in Motion
Pennsauken, NJ

Brandywine Tap Company
Wilmington, DE

Broadway Bound Dance Academy
Manahawkin, NJ

Chantel Price Dance Program
Philadelphia, PA

Core Academy of Movement
Hainesport, NJ

Dance 4 Life
Wilmington, DE

Dance by Cami
Pittsburgh, PA

Dance Dimensions
Warminster, PA

Dance Dynamics
Huntingdon Valley, PA

Dance with Celeste
Bensalem, PA

Davy Dance Academy
Annapolis, MD

Dee Dots Dance Academy
Woolwich, NJ

Denise Gucwa's School of Dance
Pottstown, PA

Donna's Danceworks
Philadelphia, PA

Downtown Dance by Miss Megan
Bethlehem, PA

En Pointe
Philadelphia, PA

Fabulous Feet Dance Company
Bellmawr, NJ

Grace and Style Dance
Philadelphia, PA

Halliday Dance
Pennsauken, NJ

Sykesville, MD

Infinity Dance Complex
Pennsauken, NJ

Jane Baron's Academy of Dance
Limerick, PA

Jan's Dance Studio
Cheltenham, PA

KMC Dance
Oxford, PA

Michelle's Studio of Tap
Binghamton, NY

On Edge Movement
Oaks, PA

On Pointe Dance Center
Blackwood, NJ

Pas de Chat
New Holland, PA

Stagelite Centre of Performing Arts
Pequannock, NJ

Step by Step Dance Center
Philadelphia, PA

The Dance Place
Chalfont, PA

Time to Leap
West Chester, PA

TAP Schools


AMP Winter Guard
Camden, NJ
Jeffersonville, PA
Central Bucks East Cheerleaders
Doylestown, PA
Central Bucks West Choir
Doylestown, PA
Compassion Youth Choir
Philadelphia, PA
German American Parade Bike
Philadelphia, PA
Greater Philadelphia Aquatics Club
Greater Philadelphia
Harmony Show Choir
Blackwood, NJ
KMC Dance
Oxford, PA
LuLu Shrine Klownz
Richboro, PA
Mulford Dancers
Mt. Ephraim, NJ
Ocean City Theatre Company
Ocean City, NJ

On Edge Movement Dancers
Oaks, PA
Owen J. Roberts 7-UP’s Show Choir
Pottstown, PA
Pennsylvania School for the Deaf
Philadelphia, PA
Philadelphia, PA
Philly Roller Girls Junior League
Eagleville, PA
Philadelphia Spinners
Philadelphia, PA
Philadelphia Hand Bell Ensemble
Philadelphia, PA
Philadelphia School for Circus Arts
Philadelphia, PA
PowerTaps Cloggers
Woodstock, GA
Power Surge Dancers
Philadelphia, PA
Rancocas Valley Dance Team
Mt. Holly, NJ
Reserve Engine 11
Croydon, PA

Roxey Ballet
Lambertville, NJ
Springfield High School Cheerleaders,

Springfield, PA
Springfield High School Color Guard and Band Members
Springfield, PA
The Philadelphia High School for Creative and Performing Arts
Philadelphia, PA
The Philadelphia Gay Men’s Chorus
Philadelphia, PA
The Boy Scouts of America
Philadelphia, PA
Trinity Valley Community College Cardettes
Athens, TX
United States Postal Service
Philadelphia, PA
Upper Darby Shooting Stars
Drexel Hill, PA
Varsity Spirit All Americans
From all over the Nation
West Chester University Color Guard
West Chester, PA

Special Units & Performers

Allamuchy Township School
Allamuchy, NJ

Ardmore Avenue Elementary School
Lansdowne, PA

Burlington Township Middle School
Burlington, NJ

Charles Kelly Elementary School
Drexel Hill, PA

Cherry Hill Middle School
Elkton, MD

Cook Wissahickon School
Philadelphia, PA

Drexel Hill Middle School
Drexel Hill, PA

Eisenhower Science & Technology Leadership Academy
Norristown, PA

Elsinboro School
Salem, NJ

Garnet Valley High School & Middle School
Glen Mills, PA

Glen Landing Middle School
Blackwood, NJ

Hammonton High School
Hammonton, NJ

Indian Mills Memorial School
Shamong, NJ

Kensington HS for the
Creative & Performing Arts

Philadelphia, PA

Lancashire Elementary School
Wilmington, DE

Mannington Township School
Salem, NJ

Mast Community Charter School
Philadelphia, PA

Odenton Elementary School
Odenton, MD

Our Lady of Grace School
Penndel, PA

Pennsylvania School for the Deaf
Philadelphia, PA

Pocopson Elementary School
West Chester, PA

Post Oak Middle School
Spotsylvania, VA

Robert K. Shafer Middle School
Bensalem, PA

Sayreville Middle School
Parlin, NJ

Souderton Area High School
Souderton, PA

St. Maximilian Kolbe School
West Chester, PA

Stephen Decatur High School
Berlin, MD

Stewart Middle School
Norristown, PA

Wescosville Elementary School
Wescosville, PA

West Chester East High School
West Chester, PA

Willingboro High School
Willingboro, NJ


Food Drive

Eakins Oval 8:30AM-12NOON

All-New! The 6abc Thanksgiving Day Zone on the OVAL at this year’s 6abc/Dunkin’ Donuts Thanksgiving Day Parade. Experience this festive, pop-up open-air space located on Eakins Oval, surrounded by the sights and sounds of the Thanksgiving Day Parade - celebrating its 95th year.

Enjoy stage performances in the Parx Casino Entertainment Zone...take a selfie in the Dunkin’ Donuts Photo booth and refuel with a sample of Dunkin’ Donuts great-any-way-you-drink-it coffee in their Refuel Zone…Stop by the Kids Zone presented by the Franklin Institute, bursting with activities for the whole family, including lots of crafty fun with A.C. Moore. And take a walk on the wild side in the Zoo Zone – featuring live animals from the Philadelphia Zoo

It’s all happening at the 6abc Thanksgiving Day Zone on the OVAL. Make your way to the OVAL…and get in the Zone. Let the fun march on!

6abc TD Zone

Our line-of-march begins at 20th and JFK Boulevard. It proceeds EAST on JFK to 16th Street, turns left onto 16th Street to Arch Street, left on Arch Street to the Benjamin Franklin Parkway. The Parade will then move up the Parkway, then left around Logan Circle. It will end after passing in front of the Philadelphia Museum of Art.

The route is free and open to the public. Bring a blanket – bring a lawn chair or a ladder and make yourself at home along the route to celebrate this long standing National treasure.

Parking Information:
Metered Street parking is FREE on Thanksgiving day; however, No Parking Rules will remain in effect, so please observe and obey NO PARKING ZONES. For a list of available garages in the Philadelphia area, please consult for a list of garages and parking lots around the parade route.

No parking will be in effect beginning on Wednesday, November 26 for the following:
JFK Blvd from 19th Street to 30th Street – BOTH SIDES OF STREET
20th Street from Market Street to B.F. Parkway
Arch Street between 19th & 22nd Street
Race Street between 16th & 17th Street
17th Street from Vine Street to Race Street
Eastbound lanes of Vine street from 15th Street to 17th Street
*Market Street between 20th & 21st will be closed until 8 AM

Parade Map