Here is the lineup used for the 76th Annual Macy's Thanksgiving Day Parade, which took place in 2002.


Novelty Balloons



Specialty Units

  • New York City Highway Patrol District Motorcycle Police Brigade
  • "A Holiday Treat For Children Everywhere" Banner
  • Central Parks Enforcement Mounted Patrol
  • Doodlebug (Central Park Conservacy)
  • Planters' NUTmobile - 1st time (Planters)
  • "The United States" Circus Wagon (Big Apple Circus)
  • Big Red Shoe Car (McDonald's Corporation)
  • "If You Haven't Seen Macy's. You Haven't Seen New York" Banner
  • New York Police Department Mounted Unit
  • 1922 Macy's REO Truck (Macy's)
  • Pikamobile (The Pokemon Company)

Toy Floats

Marching Bands

  • Prospect High School Marching Band
  • Turpin High School Marching Band
  • Miles College Marching Band
  • Kamiak High School Show Band & Color Guard
  • Cisco Jr. College Band & Belles
  • James F. Byrnes High School Marching Band
  • Quantico Marine Band
  • Stone High School Marching Band
  • New York Police Department Marching Band
  • Salem High School Marching Band
  • Piscataway High School Marching Band
  • Highland High School Marching Band
  • Lafayette High School Marching Band

Guest Stars

Bold indicates their float appearance.

  • Miss America 2002 Shauntay Hinton (Tom Turkey)
  • Snoopy (Pep Rally)
  • Play (Teddy Bear's 100th Anniversary Workshop)
  • The Cast and Muppets of Sesame Street with International Friends (Sesame Street)
  • Liza Huber and Eric Martsolf (Wedding Bell-Y Laughs Limo)
  • Justin Guarini (Road To The Future)
  • no secrets (Kids' Candy Creation Lab)
  • Mario (World of Greendog)
  • The Cast of Good Morning Miami (Westward Ho!)
  • Josh Groban (Mother Earth)
  • Jamie-Lynn Sigler (Doodlebug)
  • The Wiggles (Jolly Polly Pirate Ship)
  • Michael Feinstein (Carousel of Imagination)
  • Ronald McDonald, Grimace and the Hamburglar (Big Red Shoe Car)
  • Joe Lawrence (Marion-Carole Showboat)
  • The Cast of American Dreams (Marion-Carole Showboat)
  • Macy's Holiday Bears (1922 Macy's REO Truck)
  • Michael Cavanaugh (Statue of Liberty)
  • Natural (Big Apple)
  • Matthew Lawrence (Rocking Tortoise)
  • Andy Lawrence (Mr. Snail)
  • Baha Men with Jeff Corwin & Matt Gallant (Amazing Creatures of the Wild)
  • Lee Ann Womack (Waterfall City)
  • Barney, Baby Bop & B.J. (Barney's Playtime in the Park)
  • Ashanti (M&M's Network)
  • F. Murray Abraham and the Cast of A Christmas Carol (A Christmas Carol)
  • Judy Kaye and the Stars of Percy, The Poor Little Penguin (Santaland Express)
  • Raggedy Ann (Rocking Horse)
  • Santa Claus and Mrs. Claus (Santa's Sleigh)

Broadway Musicals

  • Hairspray
  • Oklahoma
  • The Producers
  • Thoroughly Modern Millie


Gallery: 2002 Macy's Thanksgiving Day Parade

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