YAI Arts and Culture Macy’s Thanksgiving
DESIGNATED SECTION IS FULL - WE ARE NOW TAKING APPLICATIONS FOR A WAITING LIST
YAI Arts and Culture Macy’s Thanksgiving Day Parade Designated Area
YAI Arts and Culture provides a secure viewing area along the parade route for the annual Macy’s Thanksgiving Day Parade. YAI Arts and Culture, assisted by volunteers, supports people with intellectual and developmental disabilities, people with physical disabilities and their family, friends and other New Yorkers in enjoying the parade in a designated space to ensure an enjoyable viewing experience.
Thursday November 28, 2019
THE SECTION IS NOW FULL.
To be added to our waiting list, or for further information contact Ulli Fenninger at 212.273.6181 or ulli.fenninger [at] yai.org
No. There is a limited amount of space within the designated area, please limit bringing lightweight folding seats to those that need it.
The exact location of our designated area will be determined 10 days before the event. People who have registered will be notified of the location of the designated area.
The parade takes place from 9am - 12pm. Typically Santa, the last float, passes the YAI Arts and Culture area at approximately 11:30am.
We strongly recommend you arrive by 8am. After 8am the pathways from 5th Avenue may be closed. YAI volunteers will be stationed at the designated area beginning at 7am.
Yes. The YAI Arts and Culture entry points are also the exit points. They are open and typically free of crowds for you to leave at any time.