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100th 6abc Dunkin' Thanksgiving Day Parade

Watch LIVE! Thanksgiving Day

When to Watch

Thursday, November 28th 8:30am - Noon

100 Days of Dunkin’ Sweepstakes

100 Grand Prize winners (1 winner a day for the next 100 days) will receive one $100 Dunkin' gift card to commemorate the 100 day countdown to the 100th annual 6abc’s Dunkin' Thanksgiving Day Parade.

The 100th 6abc Dunkin' Thanksgiving Day Parade

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    Special Guests

    The 100th 6abc Dunkin' Thanksgiving Day Parade

    Marching Bands

    A.I Dupont High School Tiger Marching Band Delaware

    Bainbridge High School Marching BandGeorgia

    Ben Davis Marching GiantsIndiana

    Brunswick Marching PiratesGeorgia

    Colquitt County High SchoolGeorgia

    East Hills Middle School BandPennsylvania

    Freedom Patriot BandPennsylvania

    Gulf Coast High School Marching SharksFlorida

    Guntersville High School Crimson GuardAlabama

    Jackson High School Marching BandOhio

    Jacket Pride Marching BandLouisiana

    Kingsway Regional Marching BandNew Jersey

    Mary G. Montgomery High School BandAlabama

    Morgantown High School Marching BandWest Virginia

    Pennsbury High School BandPennsylvania

    Pride of Portage Marching BandIndiana

    Spirit of Twin Lakes High School BandIndiana

    Tournament of Bands All-Star Marching BandVarious States

    University of New Hampshire Marching BandNew Hampshire

    West Chester University Golden Rams Marching BandPennsylvania

    White Knoll High School BandSouth Carolina

    The 100th 6abc Dunkin' Thanksgiving Day Parade

    TAP Schools

    A Step in TimePennsylvania

    Academy of Dance Artistry Pennsylvania

    Anointed Movement Dance SchoolPennsylvania

    April School of DancePennsylvania

    Beth Jacobsen School of DancePennsylvania

    Core Academy of MovementNew Jersey

    Creative Movement Dance StudioVirginia

    Cricket's Performimg ArtsPennsylvania

    Dance Dynamics Pennsylvania

    Dance with CelestePennsylvania

    Dee Dots Dance Academy New Jersey

    Donna's Dance WorksPennsylvania

    Edge Dance CenterNew Jersey

    En Pointe Pennsylvania

    Exquisite Techniques Dance SchoolPennsylvania

    Feet of Faith Dance Company Pennsylvania

    Halliday Dance New Jersey

    Hershey School of DancePennsylvania

    KMC Dance Pennsylvania

    Little Stars Dance Studio Delaware

    Main Line School Night Pennsylvania

    On Pointe Dance Center New Jersey

    Pottstown Dance Theatre Pennsylvania

    Spring Mill Dance Academy Pennsylvania

    Step by Step Dance Expressions Pennsylvania

    Temple Tappers Pennsylvania

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    C.C.’S SCHOOL OF DANCE ARTS Pennsylvania



    Danse4nia ConservatoryPennsylvania

    Feet of Faith Dance Company Pennsylvania

    GeTek’Nek School of Performing Arts Pennsylvania

    Girl Scouts – Dance PatrolPennsylvania

    Janice’s Danceworks Pennsylvania

    Kathy’s Dance CenterNew Jersey

    Laurel Arts Dance Center Pennsylvania

    Limitless Performing ArtsPennsylvania

    Modern Motion Dance School New Jersey

    Pennsylvania Academy of Dance Arts Pennsylvania

    Phlex Phitness Cheer Program Pennsylvania

    Stepping Stone Dance Studio Pennsylvania

    Studio Eight Performing Arts Center Pennsylvania

    Summers Dance Center Pennsylvania

    The Fun Dolls Pennsylvania

    Uniquely Gifted Dance Team Pennsylvania

    Worldwide Unique Star Dance Studio Pennsylvania

    Dance Arts Conservatory Pennsylvania

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    Special Units and Performers

    Harmony Show Choir, NJ

    KMC Dance, PA

    Garnett Valley Dance Team, PA

    Parade Celebration Choir, PA

    Betsy Daily School of Performing Arts, PA

    Upper Darby Shooting Stars, PA

    Power Surge, PA

    AMP Colorguard, NJ

    Philadelphia Eagles Cheerleaders, SWOOP, Eagles Drumline & Pep Band, PA

    Pennsylvania Ballet, PA

    Mulford Dancers, NJ

    Varsity Spirit All Americans, TN

    Philadelphia High School for the Creative and Performing Arts, PA

    Quinn Center for Performing Arts, PA

    Blazen Diva’s Drill Team, ID

    Trinity Valley College Cardettes, TX

    Lancerettes High Kick Team, OH

    Morton’s Dance, PA

    First Dance Academy, NJ

    Releve Dance Academy, PA

    Santa Claus, PA

    Mrs. Claus, PA

    Mayor Kenney

    Cavalcade of Cars

    Ginger Zee From GMA

    US Postal Service Letters to Santa

    Double Decker Bus with Eagles Players

    Calisthenics Revolution

    Mickey Mouse & Minnie Mouse


    Clown Groups

    American Heritage Vehicles

    Our Beloved Philadelphia Mascots

    The Phillie Phanatic






    Miss America's Outstanding Teens & Misses in 5


    PA Ballet Wrapped Double Decker Bus

    Darby Fire Company

    Philabundance Truck

    Garrison Carida: Local Chapter of The 501st Legion

    Pilgrims and Native Americans

    The Wheelman

    Philadelphia Fire Dept

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    Youth Choirs

    Allamuchy Township Allamuchy, NJ

    Allentown Central Catholic High SchoolAllentown, PA

    Avon Grove Intermediate School West Grove, PA

    Burlington Township Middle School Burlington, NJ

    Christa McAuliffe Middle School Jackson, NJ

    Connexions: A Community Based Arts School Baltimore, MD

    Cook-Wissahickon Philadelphia, PA

    Dorothy L. Bullock Elementary SchoolGlassboro, NJ

    East Hills Middle SchoolBethlehem, PA

    East Pennsboro Area High School Enola, PA

    Eisenhower Science & Technology Leadership AcademyNorristown, PA

    Glassboro Intermediate SchoolGlassboro, NJ

    Hammonton High School Hammonton, NJ

    Hammonton Middle School Hammonton, NJ

    JT Lambert Intermediate School East Stroudsburg, PA

    Laurel Springs School Laurel Springs, NJ

    Mannington Elementary Salem, NJ

    Marlton ElementaryUpper Marlboro, NJ

    Northwestern Lehigh Middle School New Tripoli, PA

    Pocopson ElementaryWest Chester, PA

    Post Oak Middle School Spotsylvania, PA

    Riverside Elementary SchoolMoosic, PA

    Robert K. Shafer Middle School Bensalem, PA

    Salem Christian School Macungie, PA

    Silver Springs Martin Luther School Plymouth Meeting, PA

    St. Gregory the Great AcademyHamilton, NJ

    St. Ann School Wilmington, DE

    St. Joseph the Worker School Orefield, PA

    St. Michael the Archangel Regional School Clayton, NJ

    St. Peter Cathedral SchoolWilmington, DE

    The Center School Somerset, NJ

    Tunbridge Public Charter School Baltimore, MD

    Willingboro High School Willingboro, NJ

    Woodbury Junior – Senior High Woodbury, NJ

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    Thanksgiving Day Parade Zone 2019 – Presented by American Heritage Credit Union

    Thanksgiving Day Parade Zone 2019 –
    Presented by American Heritage Credit Union

    • Make memories on Thanksgiving morning in the Parade Zone presented by American Heritage Credit Union, an open-air festival right in Eakins Oval!

    • Step inside American Heritage Credit Union’s “Money Machine,” and grab as much real money as you can…you might be surprised at how much cash you can get!

    • Make your artistic mark on a massive community art wall!

    • Learn about how American Heritage Credit Union can help get you on the right financial track this holiday season, and moving into the New Year.


    • Savor a special moment at the Dunkin’ Refuel Zone! FREE coffee samples and fun giveaways

    • Take a photo in the Dunkin’ Photo Booth – a memento from Thanksgiving 2019!

    • Dance the morning away in the Entertainment Zone presented by Parx Casino – enjoy high-energy performances by the 747 Dance Band!

    • Experience the power of RAM Trucks and tour the latest models, plus take a spin of the prize wheel!

    • Stop by to take a “selfie” and for games and giveaways at Forman Mills’ booth!

    NRG will be spreading good energy and holiday cheer with photo opportunities and special giveaways, some featuring NRG ambassador Carson Wentz! Be sure to stop by for a chance to win passes to watch the Parade in the stands!

    • Extra! Extra! Stop by The Inquirer booth to “read all about it,” plus get a premium giveaway!

    • Get your game on with Radio One – stop by for a round of bean-bag toss!

    • Hungry? Enjoy food from Thy Kingdom Crumb food truck, plus other crowd favorites including Philly Pretzel Factory!

    • Interact with LIVE animals at the Philadelphia Zoo’s booth!

    • Enjoy fun for the whole family: face painters and balloon artists for the kids!

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    Parade Map

    Parade Route

    Our line-of-march begins at 19th and JFK Boulevard. It proceeds EAST on JFK to 16th Street, turns left onto 16th Street and travels to the Benjamin Franklin Parkway. It turns left onto the Parkway The Parade will then move up the Parkway, continue left around Logan Circle. It will proceed up the south side lanes of the Parkway and 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 Info

    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 aeround the parade route, please consult

    No parking

    No parking will be in effect beginning on Wednesday, November 27 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 from 19th to 21st will be closed from 4:00 AM - 11:00 AM on parade day

    The 100th 6abc Dunkin' Thanksgiving Day Parade

    Special thanks to our corporate sponsors!