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Chicago's Marist High School marching bwas featured McDonald's Thanksgiving Parade Loop Nov. 28. | Ashlee Rezin/for Sun-Times Media

Chicago's Marist High School marching band was featured in the McDonald's Thanksgiving Parade in the Loop on Nov. 28. | Ashlee Rezin/for Sun-Times Media

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Updated: November 28, 2013 9:25PM

Despite the chill, it was a great day for a parade and thousands showed up downtown to watch the 80th annual McDonald's Thanksgiving Day Parade roll through the streets of Chicago. Singers, dancers, bands, and popular floats made appearances, complete with the sight of Santa and Mrs. Claus dancing to novelty pop hit "What Does The Fox Say?" as the throng of parade-goers cheered and danced along. View more:

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