HARRISONBURG -- The James Madison University Marching Royal Dukes will be playing in the Macy's Thanksgiving Parade.
The band is the largest in JMU history, with 474 members. Their participation will mark their second time in the holiday classic, having marched in 2001.
The Marching Royal Dukes is one of ten bands to participate in the parade. The band will play between 11 a.m. and noon. The band will also play in the Harrisonburg Holiday Parade December 5.