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Thanksgiving

It's turkey time! We've got Thanksgiving recipes, decoration ideas, family activities and so much more.

Turn leftover turkey into a fresh Cobb salad and comforting potpie

Sometimes the leftovers are even better than the original meal.
12d ago

TODAY family sends love to Al Roker from Thanksgiving parade

Al missed hosting the Macy's Thanksgiving Day Parade for the first time in 27 years as he recovers from a medical issue.
12d ago

Here's the top reason for Thanksgiving fires — and how to avoid them

The Consumer Product Safety Commission has offered tips to make sure you cook the turkey and not your home on Thanksgiving.

Last-minute Thanksgiving touches: Fried herbs, candied lemon slices and more

Dress up your Thanksgiving dishes with these simple yet impressive additions.
12d ago

Is McDonald's open on Thanksgiving? Here's what you need to know

Whether you're hitting the road or staying local, here's everything you need to know.
mcdonald's sign
mcdonald's sign
12d ago

Is Target open on Thanksgiving 2022? What to know before you go

Before heading out, be sure to check the retailer's Turkey Day hours.
Target
Target
12d ago

Here's a list of the food restaurants open on Thanksgiving this year

Don't want to cook? Head to Boston Market, Domino's or another popular chain instead.
A sign is posted in front of a Burger King restaurant on July 27, 2015 in San Rafael, California. Burger King parent company Restaurant Brands International reported a 7.9 percent increase in second quarter sales at Burger King restaurants in the United States and Canada with revenue of $1.04 billion.
A sign is posted in front of a Burger King restaurant on July 27, 2015 in San Rafael, California. Burger King parent company Restaurant Brands International reported a 7.9 percent increase in second quarter sales at Burger King restaurants in the United States and Canada with revenue of $1.04 billion.
12d ago

Here's a full list of grocery stores staying open on Thanksgiving

Supermarket chains like Wegmans and Whole Foods will follow modified holiday hours.
Unrecognizable supermarket aisle as background
Unrecognizable supermarket aisle as background
12d ago

Snoopy wins Macy’s Thanksgiving Day Parade Balloon Bracket

An old favorite was the landslide winner of TODAY's Best Balloon Bracket.
Snoopy Balloon, 95th Macy's Thanksgiving Day Parade
Snoopy Balloon, 95th Macy's Thanksgiving Day Parade
12d ago

Genius hack for mashing potatoes without peeling goes viral

And it utilizes a tool you probably already have in your kitchen.

3 ways to safely thaw a turkey in time for Thanksgiving

A safe defrost avoids undercooked meat and any potential food contamination.
Preparing traditional turkey
Preparing traditional turkey