2013 MACY'S THANKSGIVING DAY PARADE®

Saturday, November 23rd- Friday, November 29th, 2013

 

ELIGIBLE PARTICIPANTS:

  • Captains, Co-Captains and Officers who will be a SENIOR in the 2013-2014 school year
  • Must attend a UCA or UDA Summer camp in order to be eligible

SPECTATORS:

REGISTRATION :
This is a sell-out each year! Registration is on a first-come, first-served basis

  • If you attend a camp in May or June, deposit deadline is July 5, 2013
  • If you attend camp in July deposit deadline is August 2, 2013
  • If you attend camp in August or September, deposit deadline is August 15, 2013

HOW TO REGISTER:

HOW TO TELL THE NEWSPAPER:

  • Complete the press release template with your information and send to your local newspaper! Macy's Press Release

THE PARTICIPANT GROUND PACKAGE INCLUDES:

  • Once-in-a-lifetime participation in the 87th Annual Macy’s Thanksgiving Day Parade

  • Six (6) nights accommodations at the centrally located Hilton New York
  • Hilton New York baggage gratuity for one (1) suitcase only
  • Hotel taxes (city, state, occupancy)
  • Statue of Liberty Harbor Cruise
  • Empire State Building admission
  • Broadway Show Ticket
  • Radio City Music Hall Christmas Spectacular ticket – featuring the Rockettes
  • 7-Day New York City Subway Metro Pass
  • Professionally – choreographed performance routine
  • Five (5) coupon breakfasts, five (5) coupon lunches, six (6) coupon dinners
  • Commemorative travel bag
  • Commemorative Macy’s Thanksgiving Day Parade Pin
  • Commemorative sweatshirt
  • Parade Costume/uniform to also include rain jacket and toe warmers
  • Performance team jacket with commemorative parade patch
  • Commemorative footage of the weeks activities
  • Staff chaperone 1:20 participant ratio
  • Event Staff on-site 24 hours a day

    Note: We reserve the right to alter and adjust the itinerary, hotel, performances, and / or Broadway show in order to accommodate the total group.

WHAT THE TRIP COSTS A PARTICIPANT:

Quad: $1,850.00 per person
  4 to a room / 2 beds
Triple: $2,150.00 per person
  2 to a room / 1 bed & 1 roll away bed
Double: $2,555.00 per person
  2 to a room / 1 bed

*Does not include airfare or transportation to and from hotel and airport



WHAT THE PACKAGE DOES NOT INCLUDE:

Transportation:

  • Via plane, train, and/or automobile to/from New York City
  • To and from the Hilton New York

Optional Activities:

  • These are sightseeing excursions not listed in the itinerary such as ice-skating at Rockefeller Center, carriage rides in Central Park, etc. These are optional and at participant's or spectator's expense.

Meals:

  • Participant's lunch on arrival day, breakfast or lunch of departure day.

Cancellation Insurance:

  • Trip cancellation and baggage insurance can be purchase through www.insuremytrip.com

Miscellaneous:

  • Items of personal nature
  • Medical treatment if necessary

Clothing Items:

  • Clothing Items:

    • Each Participant will be required to purchase and bring the following items as a part of the production/performance event
      • One (1) pair of athletics/dance shoes (color to be determined)
      • One (1) pair black sweatpants (no stripes)
      • One (1) black turtleneck to be worn under sweatshirt of NBC rehearsal 

Read Jackie's Blog from the 2011 Macy's Thanksgiving Day Parade!

Ashley's Blog from the 2010 Thanksgiving Day Parade!


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