Broadcast Information

Join Grand Marshal Ronald McDonald®, Santa Claus, giant inflatable balloons, the nation’s best marching bands, thousands of performers by tuning into the 2017 McDonald’s Thanksgiving Parade – Chicago’s Parade – on Thanksgiving morning.

McDonald’s Thanksgiving Parade
Thursday, November 23, 2017
8am – 11am CST
Live from Downtown Chicago

CHICAGOLAND
Tune into Chicago’s Very Own WGN Channel 9.

NATIONWIDE
WGN America broadcasts the Parade coast to coast in over 73 million households.

Live:
8:00am – Central Standard Time
9:00am – Eastern Standard Time
7:00am – Mountain Standard Time

Tape delayed for West Coast audiences only:
9:00am – Pacific Standard Time

ONLINE STREAMING
Watch online at WGNTV.com.