PHOTOS: Parade float preview: See the new floats coming to the Houston Thanksgiving Day Parade

Watch as the 72nd H-E-B Thanksgiving Day Parade floats are transferred to downtown Houston on Nov. 23, 2021. Video speed is modified and music has been added.

HOUSTON – Get a behind-the-scenes look in this story at the new 2021 parade floats as they are being finalized for the 72nd Annual H-E-B Thanksgiving Day Parade.

The iconic floats on view included Tom Turkey and Santa, along with new creations to be revealed.

Video at the top of this story shows the floats being transported on Tuesday to downtown Houston for the parade. Be sure to watch in the video player above.

See some of the floats-in-progress for the Houston H-E-B Thanksgiving Day Parade, as seen on Nov. 19, 2021. (Copyright 2021 by KPRC Click2Houston - All rights reserved.)
See some of the floats-in-progress for the Houston H-E-B Thanksgiving Day Parade, as seen on Nov. 19, 2021. (Copyright 2021 by KPRC Click2Houston - All rights reserved.)
See some of the floats-in-progress for the Houston H-E-B Thanksgiving Day Parade, as seen on Nov. 19, 2021. (Copyright 2021 by KPRC Click2Houston - All rights reserved.)
See some of the floats-in-progress for the Houston H-E-B Thanksgiving Day Parade, as seen on Nov. 19, 2021. (Copyright 2021 by KPRC Click2Houston - All rights reserved.)
See some of the floats-in-progress for the Houston H-E-B Thanksgiving Day Parade, as seen on Nov. 19, 2021. (Copyright 2021 by KPRC Click2Houston - All rights reserved.)
See some of the floats-in-progress for the Houston H-E-B Thanksgiving Day Parade, as seen on Nov. 19, 2021. (Copyright 2021 by KPRC Click2Houston - All rights reserved.)

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