PHOTOS: Thanksgiving Day Parade in Philly Marches On For Another Year

One of America's oldest Thanksgiving parades marches through Center City once again.

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Members of the Marching Warriors make their way down J.F.K. Boulevard, in Philadelphia, during the 98th annual Thanksgiving day parade, Thursday, Nov. 23, 2017. (NBC10 Photo/ Joseph Kaczmarek)
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Handlers walk the Clifford the Big Red Dog balloon down J.F.K. Boulevard, in Philadelphia, during the 98th annual Thanksgiving day parade, Thursday, Nov. 23, 2017. (NBC10 Photo/ Joseph Kaczmarek)
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Handlers walk the Toy Soldier balloon down J.F.K. Boulevard, in Philadelphia, during the 98th annual Thanksgiving day parade, Thursday, Nov. 23, 2017. (NBC10 Photo/ Joseph Kaczmarek)
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Santa Claus and Mrs. Claus wave to spectators during the 98th annual Thanksgiving day parade, Thursday, Nov. 23, 2017. (NBC10 Photo/ Joseph Kaczmarek)
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Handlers walk the Gingerbread Man balloon down J.F.K. Boulevard, in Philadelphia, during the 98th annual Thanksgiving day parade, Thursday, Nov. 23, 2017. (NBC10 Photo/ Joseph Kaczmarek)
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Members of the Thompson High School Marching Band make their way down J.F.K. Boulevard, in Philadelphia, during the 98th annual Thanksgiving day parade, Thursday, Nov. 23, 2017. (NBC10 Photo/ Joseph Kaczmarek)
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Spectators watch the 98th annual Thanksgiving day parade in Philadelphia, Thursday, Nov. 23, 2017. (NBC10 Photo/ Joseph Kaczmarek)
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Members of Garrison Cardida of the 501st Legion wave to spectators in Philadelphia during the 98th annual Thanksgiving day parade, Thursday, Nov. 23, 2017. (NBC10 Photo/ Joseph Kaczmarek)
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Handlers walk the Penguins of Madigascar balloons down 16th Street, in Philadelphia, during the 98th annual Thanksgiving day parade, Thursday, Nov. 23, 2017. (NBC10 Photo/ Joseph Kaczmarek)
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Members of the Varsity Spirit All-Amercian perform during the 98th annual Thanksgiving day parade, Thursday, Nov. 23, 2017. (NBC10 Photo/ Joseph Kaczmarek)
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Handlers walk the Very Hungry Caterpillar balloon down J.F.K. Boulevard, in Philadelphia, during the 98th annual Thanksgiving day parade, Thursday, Nov. 23, 2017. (NBC10 Photo/ Joseph Kaczmarek)
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Spectators watch the 98th annual Thanksgiving day parade in Philadelphia, Thursday, Nov. 23, 2017. (NBC10 Photo/ Joseph Kaczmarek)
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Members of the Pennsbury High School Band perform during the 98th annual Thanksgiving day parade, Thursday, Nov. 23, 2017. (NBC10 Photo/ Joseph Kaczmarek)
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Spectators watch the 98th annual Thanksgiving day parade in Philadelphia, Thursday, Nov. 23, 2017. (NBC10 Photo/ Joseph Kaczmarek)
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Santa Claus and Mrs. Claus wave to spectators during the 98th annual Thanksgiving day parade, Thursday, Nov. 23, 2017. (NBC10 Photo/ Joseph Kaczmarek)
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Members of the Turpin Marching Band make their way down J.F.K. Boulevard, in Philadelphia, during the 98th annual Thanksgiving day parade, Thursday, Nov. 23, 2017. (NBC10 Photo/ Joseph Kaczmarek)
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Spectators watch the 98th annual Thanksgiving day parade in Philadelphia, Thursday, Nov. 23, 2017. (NBC10 Photo/ Joseph Kaczmarek)
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Miss America's Outstanding Teen, Jessica Baeder, waves to spectators in Philadelphia during the 98th annual Thanksgiving day parade, Thursday, Nov. 23, 2017. (NBC10 Photo/ Joseph Kaczmarek)
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Spectators watch the 98th annual Thanksgiving day parade in Philadelphia, Thursday, Nov. 23, 2017. (NBC10 Photo/ Joseph Kaczmarek)
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Members of the Varsity Spirit All-Amercian make their way down J.F.K. Boulevard, in Philadelphia, during the 98th annual Thanksgiving day parade, Thursday, Nov. 23, 2017. (NBC10 Photo/ Joseph Kaczmarek)
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Spectators watch the 98th annual Thanksgiving day parade in Philadelphia, Thursday, Nov. 23, 2017. (NBC10 Photo/ Joseph Kaczmarek)
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A young spectator reacts when she sees Santa Clause during the 98th annual Thanksgiving day parade in Philadelphia, Thursday, Nov. 23, 2017. (NBC10 Photo/ Joseph Kaczmarek)
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Handlers walk the Octonauts Submarine balloon down J.F.K. Boulevard, in Philadelphia, during the 98th annual Thanksgiving day parade, Thursday, Nov. 23, 2017. (NBC10 Photo/ Joseph Kaczmarek)
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Members of the Thompson High School Marching Band make their way down J.F.K. Boulevard, in Philadelphia, during the 98th annual Thanksgiving day parade, Thursday, Nov. 23, 2017. (NBC10 Photo/ Joseph Kaczmarek)
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Clowns make their way down J.F.K. Boulevard, in Philadelphia, during the 98th annual Thanksgiving day parade, Thursday, Nov. 23, 2017. (NBC10 Photo/ Joseph Kaczmarek)
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Handlers walk the Penguins of Madigascar balloons down 16th Street, in Philadelphia, during the 98th annual Thanksgiving day parade, Thursday, Nov. 23, 2017. (NBC10 Photo/ Joseph Kaczmarek)
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Spectators watch the 98th annual Thanksgiving day parade in Philadelphia, Thursday, Nov. 23, 2017. (NBC10 Photo/ Joseph Kaczmarek)
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