Parade of Big Balloons in Downtown Springfield

SPRINGFIELD, Mass. (WGGB) – The holiday season officially kicked off in Springfield with the annual Parade of Big Balloons.

Main Street in downtown Springfield was lined with thousands of people as they watched the countless bands and balloons march by.

ABC40′s very own Julia Dunn and Tom Lewis emceed the event.

The parade is held every year on the day after Thanksgiving and is put on by The Spirit of Springfield.

You can check out all the pictures from the parade on our WGGB Springfield Facebook Page!