Thanksgiving is a holiday in several countries
around the world. In America, Thanksgiving
is celebrated on the fourth Thursday of November.
Families get together and eat a big meal
which includes turkey. Because many people
travel to their hometowns for Thanksgiving,
it is one of the busiest travel periods of
Over 40 million people travel during the
long Thanksgiving weekend. There is also a big
parade with many floats in New York City
on Thanksgiving morning.
It's a tradition for many people
to watch it on TV.