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Funko Debuts Grogu Macy’s Thanksgiving Balloon Merch

New releases are based on “The Mandalorian” character’s return to the Thanksgiving Day parade.

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November 3, 2022

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The Pop! Deluxe: People w/ Grogu 2022.
The Pop! Deluxe: People w/ Grogu 2022.Funko

Funko has released new products in celebration of the Funko Pop!-inspired balloon featuring “The Mandalorian” character, Grogu, which will take its second flight at the 2022 Macy’s Thanksgiving Day Parade.  

Emulating the Funko Pop! version of Grogu from the “Star Wars” series on Disney+, Funko created the larger-than-life balloon for its debut at the 2021 Thanksgiving Day Parade, in collaboration with Macy’s and Lucasfilm.  

This year, Funko released new products based on the Pop!-inspired Grogu balloon, which are only available on


  • Grogu 2022 Parade Pop! T-shirt (adult) – “The Mandalorian” 

  • Grogu 2022 Parade Pop! T-shirt (kids) – “The Mandalorian” 

  • Grogu 2022 Parade Pop! hoodie (adult) – “The Mandalorian” 

  • Pop! Deluxe: People w/ Grogu 2022

The products include an exclusive Pop! Deluxe bobblehead featuring balloon handlers in outfits inspired by “The Mandalorian” to commemorate the Funko team who walked alongside the 41-foot high, 29-foot long and 37-foot wide Grogu balloon at the 2021 parade. 

Funko.com also features original Grogu-inspired hardlines and softlines from the 2021 Macy’s Thanksgiving Day Parade, including the Grogu “The Mandalorian” Funko Pop! bobblehead, Grogu “The Mandalorian” deluxe Funko Pop! bobblehead, the Grogu With Control Knob, “The Mandalorian” Pop! keychain and more. 

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