Ariana Grande performs at iconic Macy’s Thanksgiving Day Parade
Ariana Grande donned her winter woollies and fluffy earmuffs for the ‘87th Annual Macy’s Thanksgiving Day Parade’ in New York yesterday, alongside fellow celebs Jimmy Fallon, Austin Mahone and
Grande performed her rendition of the Wham! hit ‘Last Christmas’ dressed in a powder blue coat, white gloves and adorable earmuffs while sharing the float with her fellow Nickelodeon star, Dora.
“Happy Thanksgivinggg my loves… Wishing you a beautiful holiday with your families and loved ones. I am so thankful for you,” she tweeted earlier in the day.
Happy Thanksgivinggg my loves... Wishing you a beautiful holiday with your families and loved ones. I am so thankful for you.
— Ariana Grande (@ArianaGrande) November 28, 2013
Ariana wasn’t the celeb surrounded by iconic characters for the parade, with Jimmy Fallon being escorted on his float by several furry friends from ‘Sesame Street’!
According to E! News, Elmo, Cookie Monster, The Count and Big Bird all joined in for a special performance of ‘Somebody Come and Play.’
Mahone also braved the NYC chill to sing his hit ‘Banga Banga’ and took to Twitter following his performance.
“That was so much fun!!! My face is frozen tho…” he wrote.
That was so much fun!!! My face is frozen tho... ❄️
Prior to the parade, Austin spoke to MTV News US about how excited he was to be involved in such an iconic celebration.
“It’s important because so many people have performed on floats at the Thanksgiving Day Parade. This thing has been going on for centuries,” he said.
Other famous faces who turned out for the festivities included Fifth Harmony, Pete Wentz, Cher Lloyd and Kristin Chenoweth.