Behind the Scenes at the 2010 Macy’s Thanksgiving Day Parade

By Alex Weprin 

This morning NBC will air the annual Macy’s Thanksgiving Day Parade from New York City, with parade veteran and “Today” co-anchor Matt Lauer leading the coverage.

NBCU Direct spoke to Lauer, Meredith Vieira and Al Roker about their favorite parade memories:

Televising the event, which encompasses a large chunk of Manhattan, is quite a technical feat, find out how they do it after the jump.