Here is the lineup used for the 57th Annual Macy's Thanksgiving Day Parade, which took place in 1983.



Specialty Units

Toy Floats

Guest Stars

  • Eddie Albert
  • Lynn Anderson
  • Nick Ashford
  • Hinton Battle
  • Jon 'Bowzer' Bauman
  • Fraggle Rock Characters: Gobo Fraggle, Mokey Fraggle, Red Fraggle, Wembley Fraggle, Boober Fraggle, Uncle Traveling Matt, and Fraggles
  • Peter Billingsley
  • Betty Buckley
  • Hanna-Barbera Characters: Yogi Bear, Boo-Boo Bear, Snagglepuss, Huckleberry Hound, The Smurfs, Captain Caveman, Scooby-Doo, and All-Star (From the Upcoming Hanna-Barbera Series: The Snorks)
  • Mary Jo Catlett
  • Teri Copley
  • Strawberry Shortcake
  • John Hillner
  • The Shirt Tales: Tyg Tiger, Pammy Panda, Digger Mole, Rick Raccoon, Bogey Orangutan and Kip Kangaroo
  • Leonard Frey
  • Cissy Houston
  • Joey Lawrence
  • Matt McCoy
  • Lara Jill Miller
  • Marni Nixon
  • Charley Pride
  • Lou Rawls
  • Alfonso Ribeiro
  • Glenn Scarpelli
  • Valerie Simpson
  • Tommy Tune
  • Various Characters From United Media Comic Strips: Garfield, Odie, Marmaduke, Snoopy, and Woodstock
  • Twiggy
  • Margaret Whiting
  • Vanessa Williams
  • Hattie Winston
  • Samural E. Wright

Performance Groups

  • The Radio City Rockettes

Marching Bands

  • Warren County High School Pioneer Band
  • City of Coventry Drum Corps
  • McDonald's All-American Marching Band
  • Albertville High School Aggie Band
  • Acadiana High School Marching Band
  • Mililani High School Marching Band
  • Miami Sr. High School Marching Band
  • Liberty Baptist College Flames Marching Band
  • Queen's University Marching Band
  • Waseca High School Marching Jay Band
  • Liberty High School Grenadier Band
  • Eastbrook High School Marching Band


Gallery: 1983 Macy's Thanksgiving Day Parade

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