The 64th Annual Macy's Thanksgiving Day Parade was held on November 22, 1990, in New York City and shown to viewers live on NBC that same day from 9:00 a.m. to 12 p.m. It was hosted by Willard Scott and Deborah Norville.


Heritage Balloons

Novelty Balloons



  • Scott Bakula
  • Brian Boitano
  • Elayne Boosler
  • Garth and Sandy Brooks
  • Ronald McDonald (Along with the Marching Band)
  • Judy Kaye
  • The Radio City Rockettes
  • Raven-Symone
  • Cathy Rigby
  • Marisa Ryan
  • Chelsea Hertford
  • Kermit the Frog and Miss Piggy Riding in a Rolls Royce (To Pay Tribute to Jim Henson's Passing)
  • Patti LaBelle
  • Joyce Brothers
  • Nicole Dubuc
  • Jean LcClerc
  • The Cast of Square One Television: Reg E. Cathey, Larry Cedar, Cynthia Darlow, Cristobal Franco, Arthur Hoawrd, Luisa Leschin, and Beverly Mickins (To Promote Square One Television)
  • Paddington Bear
  • Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles: Michelangelo, Donatello, Raphael, and Leonardo (To Promote Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles (1990 Film))
  • Bert and Ernie
  • Robert Vincent Smith
  • Fred Travalena
  • The Wizard of Oz: Dorothy, Tin Man, Scarecrow, Cowardly Lion, and the Wicked Witch (To Celebrate The Wizard of Oz's 50th Birthday)
  • Robert Urich
  • Marjorie Vincent
  • Kyndra Joy Casper
  • Jann Carr
  • The Cast of Tiny Toon Adventures - Buster Bunny, Babs Bunny, Dizzy Devil and Plucky Duck with Bugs Bunny from Looney Tunes (To Promote Tiny Toon Adventures)
  • The Boys
  • Walter Willison
  • Katarina Witt
  • Barbie and the Sensations
  • Luis Daniel Ponce
  • Paul Hipp
  • Patty Loveless
  • Barry Manilow

Performer Groups

Marching Bands

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Gallery: 1990 Macy's Thanksgiving Day Parade

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