Here's some Thanksgiving trivia questions for you! Think you know all the answers?
Question 1: How many days did the first Thanksgiving celebration last?
Question 2: When did Thanksgiving become a national holiday?
Question 3: What did the first Macy's Thanksgiving Day Parade feature?
B. Zoo animals
C. Sky lanterns
Answer 1: It was three days! The more the pilgrims invited Native American allies to eat with them, the more they realized they needed to extend the feast.
Answer 2: 1863. The woman behind Mary Had a Little Lam, Sara Josepha Hale, convinced President Abraham Lincoln to make the declaration. She wrote countless articles and letter so persuade the president - and the rest is history!
Answer 3: It was zoo animals! The first parade didn't feature any balloons. Instead, it was full of animals from the Central Park Zoo.