The Snowstars are novelty balloons from the Macy's Thanksgiving Day Parade.

History with the Macy's Parade

The Snowstars first appeared in 1987 where they appeared after Baby Shamu. In 1997, they were removed from the Parade along with Circus Balls, Eben Bear, and the new Petula Pig balloons

The balloons were retired shortly after the 2000 Parade, and haven't been seen in the Parade since, but are currently available for rent from the Smith Special Productions official website.


  • In 1997, They were removed from the parade after the Cat in the Hat Incident (Along with Eben Bear, Petula Pig, and a few novelty balloons).


  • In 1988, one of the Snowstar's bottom points was deflated.


Gallery: Snowstars

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