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Tarpon Springs H.S. Marching Band performs in Macy's Thanksgiving Parade

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192 students from Tarpon Springs High School made the trip to New York City for the parade. 192 students from Tarpon Springs High School made the trip to New York City for the parade.

Tarpon Springs High School's marching band made Tampa Bay proud on Thanksgiving by performing in the Macy's Thanksgiving Day Parade.

The parade was televised nationwide.

192 students from Tarpon Springs High School made the trip to New York City for the parade. They raised $350,000 to pay for the trip.

The teens practiced for 18 months prior to the Thanksgiving day performance.

The parade route was 2.5 miles long.

Dulcinea McKinney spoke with News channel 8 via twitter after the parade, and called it the experience of a lifetime. 

"It's just something that you have to experience. I think that's all we can say. You have to be there in that moment.



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