DETROIT (WWJ) – The Parade Company is inviting families to enjoy a “Paradeland experience” during its first Family Tour Day at The Parade Company Studio on Tuesday, December 30, from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m.

You can experience a behind-the-scenes look at America’s Thanksgiving Parade, one of the Motor City’s oldest traditions, learn more about the Parade’s fascinating history, explore the 200,000 square-foot “storyland” of floats and see how The Parade Company’s award-winning artisans bring them to life.

There is a discounted price of $10 per adult and $7 per student (3-17 years old). Tours are one hour long, beginning every half hour and parking is free.

More information can be found at the Parade Company’s website or by calling 313-432-7833.