November 24, 2010
Oneida float in Macy's parade 2010
Oneida Indian Nation float in Macy's Thanksgiving Day Parade
The 84th annual Macy’s Thanksgiving Day Parade and will again feature The Oneida Indian Nation’s float, "The True Spirit of Thanksgiving." The float includes a 30-foot-tall White Pine “Tree of Peace” growing from the back of Turtle Island. Featured will be Iroquois dancers and Oneida members dressed in traditional regalia, as well as Native American singer Crystal Shawanda (Ojibwa). The 84th annual Macy’s Thanksgiving Day Parade will aired live to nationally on NBC from 9 a.m. to noon. The tribe’s float is expected to appear on TV at about 10:40 a.m.Comment: For more on the subject, see Oneidas Don't Care About Peace?! and Oneida Float in Macy's Parade.