Macy's Thanksgiving Day parade reveals new floats

Author: , WFMZ.com Reporter
Published: Nov 15 2011 07:00:00 PM EST   Updated On: Nov 16 2011 04:52:25 PM EST

Thanksgiving is eight days away, but Macy's gave a sneak peek of one of its most cherished traditions today.

They revealed the newest additions that will appear in the 85th annual Thanksgiving Day parade.

Five new floats are being worked on in the Macy's parade studio in New Jersey, including a 35-foot elf named is Gazer.

The floats will be taken apart, so they can fit through the Lincoln Tunnel next week.