Al Roker leaves hospital after missing Thanksgiving Day Parade: ‘So very thankful’

Al Roker is “so very thankful” to have made it home for Thanksgiving with his family. The “Today” meteorologist shared a health update with fans via social media on Thursday after missing out on the Macy’s Thanksgiving Day Parade for the first time in 27 years. A cheery Roker, 68, posted a video of himself … Read more

Al Roker misses first Macy’s Thanksgiving Day Parade in 27 years

Al Roker was noticeably absent from the 2022 Macy’s Thanksgiving Day Parade in New York City on Thursday for the first time in 27 years. Meteorologist Dylan Dreyer filled in for the longtime presenter during the “Today” show’s coverage of the parade on Thursday, amid Roker’s ongoing health battle. Savannah Guthrie and Hoda Kotb continued their tradition of hosting from … Read more

Macy’s parade lineup includes ‘Bluey’ balloon; cast of Broadway’s ‘Funny Girl’ set to appear

NEW YORK — The debut of a giant “Bluey” balloon, Lea Michele and the Broadway cast of “Funny Girl” and the legendary Dionne Warwick are some of the highlights slated for this year’s Macy’s Thanksgiving Day Parade. This year’s parade – the 96th annual – will feature 16 giant character balloons, 28 floats, 40 novelty … Read more