Madison Scouts Take Big Apple, Macy's Parade by Storm

The Madison Scouts marched in the 88th Macy's Thanksgiving Day Parade in New York City last week. This is their story.

  1. Tuesday, Nov. 25: Madison Scouts members old and new traveled from around the world to Rockland Community College in Suffern, New York. With more than 420 making up the ensemble, members were between the ages of 15 and 75 years old, and they hailed from 40 states and six different countries.
  2. Heading to NYC for the Macy's Day Parade. #MadisonScouts #MacysDayParade #DCI #RounDtrip #ThanksGiving
    Heading to NYC for the Macy's Day Parade. #MadisonScouts #MacysDayParade #DCI #RounDtrip #ThanksGiving
  3. Leaving for New York!! 馃寙馃寙 #Macys #MadisonScouts
    Leaving for New York!! 馃寙馃寙 #Macys #MadisonScouts
  4. Off to NY!!!!! #madisonscouts #madguard #macysthanksgivingparade #wawa #mynwa #singlefatboy #singleslimjim
    Off to NY!!!!! #madisonscouts #madguard #macysthanksgivingparade #wawa #mynwa #singlefatboy #singleslimjim
  5. 426 Scouts in one place. #chills #macys2014 #corpsofbrothers
    426 Scouts in one place. #chills #macys2014 #corpsofbrothers
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  7. Santa Claus is Comin' to Town! #macys2014 #corpsofbrothers
  8. Wednesday, Nov. 26: Rehearsal day. Temperatures dropped and more than a few inches of snow fell on Suffern, New York, keeping rehearsals inside Rockland Community College facilities.
  9. 鉂勶笍鉂勶笍鉂勶笍鉀勶笍鉀勶笍鉀勶笍 #MadisonScouts #Macys
    鉂勶笍鉂勶笍鉂勶笍鉀勶笍鉀勶笍鉀勶笍 #MadisonScouts #Macys
  10. #macys2014 #corpsofbrothers #scoutsgiving
    #macys2014 #corpsofbrothers #scoutsgiving
  11. Tubas for days #madisonscouts #macysparade
    Tubas for days #madisonscouts #macysparade
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  13. You'll Never Walk Alone - Macy's Rehearsal
  14. Thursday, Nov. 27
  15. 1 a.m.: Wake up call! Parade day dawned early. The corps departed for a rehearsal in the heart of Manhattan at 2 a.m.
  16. 2014 Macy's Thanksgiving Day Parade. Here we go! #madisonscouts #macys #corpsofbrothers
    2014 Macy's Thanksgiving Day Parade. Here we go! #madisonscouts #macys #corpsofbrothers
  17. Believe. #macysparade #scoutsgiving
    Believe. #macysparade #scoutsgiving
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  19. Madison Scouts Macy's Thanksgiving Day Parade POV
  20. 6 a.m.: Corps members retreated to a nearby church to rest and relax before the start of the parade.
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