CUCNY Curated – Macy’s Thanksgiving Parade Balloon Inflation

CUCNY Curated – Macy’s Thanksgiving Parade Balloon Inflation

Held near the American Museum of Natural History, this event has to be almost as fun as the Macy’s Thanksgiving Parade. Bring the kids and the young at heart!

Inflation takes place between 3-10PM. The gigantic characters take shape a bit later in the evening.

Are you interested in forming a CUCNY group excursion? Contact Jennifer Shaw at [email protected]

A cool 360-degree video of the balloon inflation can be found here.

Fun facts
Q. How many balloon will be inflated? A. Over 60 balloons – with a few smaller ones for good measure.

Q. How much helium doe sit take to inflate all of those balloons? A. About 300 thousand standard cubic feet

Q. How long does it take to fill each balloon? A. 1 to 1 1/2 hours per baloon