Canadian Thanksgiving is Monday, October 9. American Thanksgiving is Thursday, November 23.

Thanksgiving is celebrated in North America, and is generally observed as an expression of gratitude. The most common view of its origin is that it was to give thanks to God for the bounty of the autumn harvest. In the United States, the holiday is celebrated every fourth Thursday in November. In Canada, where the harvest generally ends earlier in the year, the holiday is celebrated every second Monday in October.

Thanksgiving is a national holiday in the United States and Canada commemorating the harvest reaped by the Plymouth Colony in 1621. Thanksgiving is incomplete without Thanksgiving Flowers. Order Thanksgiving Flowers Online to decorate your home and Thanksgiving dinner table.

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The United States Congress in 1941 established that the Thanksgiving holiday would occur annually on the fourth Thursday of November. On November 26 that year President Roosevelt signed this bill into US law.

Thanksgiving is traditionally celebrated with a feast shared amongst friends and family. In the United States, it is an important family holiday, and people often travel across the country to be with family members for the holiday. The Thanksgiving holiday is generally a "four-day" weekend in the United States, in which Americans are given the relevant Thursday and Friday off. Thanksgiving is almost entirely celebrated at home. People who cannot travel across the country or from abroad can still be a part of family holiday celebration by sending flowers on Thanksgiving Day. You can Order Thanksgiving Flowers online for your family and friends to show them you are thinking of them this Thanksgiving day.

In Canada, Thanksgiving is only a three-day weekend. Due to the shortened break there is far less travel during Canada&$39;s Thanksgiving and it is far harder for families to come together. Those who cannot travel to be with family and friends on Thanksgiving can convey their heartfelt Thanksgiving message with the help of an Online Flower delivery service. Additionally, while the actual Thanksgiving holiday is on a Monday, Canadians may eat their Thanksgiving meal on any day of that three day weekend. This often means celebrating a meal with one group of relatives on one day, and another meal with a different group of relatives on another day. You can Order Thanksgiving Flowers online to send to each of your family gathering. Your family and relatives will be touched by your gesture when you cannot celebrate the holiday with them.

In New York City, the Macy's (department store) Thanksgiving Day Parade is held annually every Thanksgiving Day in Midtown Manhattan. The parade features moving stands with specific themes, scenes from Broadway plays, large balloons of cartoon characters and TV personalities, and high school marching bands. It always ends with the image of Santa Claus (Christmas is just around the corner from Thanksgiving) passing the reviewing stand. Thanksgiving parades also occur in other cities like Plymouth, Houston, Philadelphia (which claims to be the oldest parade), and Detroit (where it is the only major parade of the year).

The centerpiece of contemporary Thanksgiving in the United States and Canada is a Flower Centerpiece and a large dinner, starring a large roasted turkey. Because turkey is the most common main dish of a Thanksgiving dinner, thanksgiving is sometimes called Turkey Day. Many other foods are served alongside the turkey, so many that, because of the amount of food, the Thanksgiving meal is generally served midday or early afternoon to make time for all the eating, and preparation may begin at the crack of dawn or days before.

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