Survey: Americans’ favorite Thanksgiving traditions
To celebrate Thanksgiving, TripAdvisor asked Americans about their favorite Turkey Day traditions.
More than 1,200 responded and here are their answers:
Top Thanksgiving traditions:
- 82% indulge in holiday food
- 80% visit with family and friends
- 51% share what I’m thankful for
- 42% watch football games/sporting events
- 32% watch holiday movies/festive parades
Favorite traditional Thanksgiving food:
- 41% will enjoy turkey
- 19% will eat stuffing
- 10% will have pumpkin pie for dessert
Dining in vs. out
- 85% will eat Thanksgiving dinner at home
- 15% will dine at a restaurant that day
Black Friday Shopping
- 45% of U.S. respondents plan to take a Black Friday shopping trip, a 12 percent increase from those that anticipated doing so in 2012.
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