Images: Phila., NYC Thanksgiving parades

Published: Nov 22 2012 01:06:29 PM EST   Updated On: Nov 22 2012 02:14:17 PM EST

The 86th annual Macy's Thanksgiving Day Parade in New York and the 93rd annual Thanksgiving parade in New York took place Thursday.

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The Elmo balloon takes flight through downtown Philadelphia during the city's 93rd annual Thanksgiving parade.

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