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Thanksgiving Parade 2021


Why New York Hilton Midtown is the best hotel on the Macy’s Thanksgiving Day Parade Route

There are many reasons to enjoy New York City during Thanksgiving, but the biggest draw is the Macy’s parade!

If you are lucky enough to be in the Big Apple for this legendary Thanksgiving Day tradition,

be sure to book a room at New York Hilton MidtownThis vibrant and upscale hotel is located directly on the parade route

at the corner of 54th and 6th Avenues. That means you can ditch the crowds and enjoy the impressive lineup

of marching bands, dancers and balloon floats directly from your own cozy guest room.

There are a variety of Thanksgiving packages available, with partial and full parade view rooms.

With people vying for the best viewing spot along the parade route, having a private room quite appealing!

Most viewing spots along the parade route are on a first-come-first-served basis.

There are no designated seating or handicapped areas.

5 Reasons to Stay at New York Hilton Midtown During Thanksgiving

Location Location Location
Location is always key and New York Hilton Midtown is premier!
The hotel is conveniently located along the Macy’s Thanksgiving Day parade route. You really can’t get a better viewing spot in all of Manhattan so this is a no-brainer.


On Wednesday before the parade, families can walk from the hotel to the American Museum of Natural History to watch balloons get inflated. The “inflation ceremony” is open to the public from 3 to 10 pm. Once the parade is over, you will continue to enjoy being centrally located to partake in all the attractions New York City offers. Times Square, Radio City Music Hall, Fifth Avenue shopping and Broadway are all within walking distance of New York Hilton Midtown.


Fact: The Macy’s parade has been held annually since 1924. It was suspended from 1942 to 1944 because the need for rubber and helium during World War II.

Dedicated Thanksgiving Concierge
If you have any questions during your stay, there will be a dedicated Thanksgiving information desk on Wednesday, the day before Thanksgiving, from 1 to 7 pm. The concierge will also be of assistance should you have any additional questions.

Thanksgiving Lunch and Dinner

Treat yourself to a traditional Thanksgiving meal with all of the standard fixings. More information coming soon)

Our Restaurants Are Open On Thanksgiving
Throw in the cooking towel and indulge your epicurean fantasies during your stay at New York Hilton Midtown. Thanksgiving Day dining options include an option to have breakfast delivered to your room (for a fee). No need to go out and find something to eat before or during the parade; hang out in your comfy jammies a bit longer and enjoy this special service.


Minus5 Ice Bar: Fun for the whole Family!

Enjoy a frosty drink and celebrate the art of ice! Eighty tons of ice complete this winter wonderland, and everything from the walls, benches, chandeliers and glasses are made from ice. Some of the yummy sounding cocktails include the Freezing Apple, Frosty Mojito and Iceman. Kids are welcome until 8 pm and delicious mocktails have been designed just for them!

In-Room Spa Treatments!
Running around a large city can tire out your muscles! Why not enjoy a massage right in your own room? New York Hilton Midtown offers convenient in-room spa services. Some of the services offered include massages, haircuts and professional make-up applications.  See the spa menu with pricing here.

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