Thanksgiving Day, a traditional western festival, is an original Festival created by the American people, and also a holiday for family reunion. At the beginning of Thanksgiving, there was no fixed date, which was decided temporarily by the states of the United States. Until 1863, President Lincoln declared Thanksgiving a national holiday. In 1941, the United States Congress officially designated the fourth Thursday of November as “Thanksgiving Day”. Thanksgiving holidays usually last from Thursday to Sunday.
Thanksgiving holiday is also the tensest time for American Airlines. The flights are almost full, and there are often delays. But in order to spend the festival with family, people are probably willing. Every Thanksgiving, Americans eat turkey. Turkey has become a symbol of Thanksgiving. They usually eat some traditional dishes, such as zucchini, cream onion, mashed potatoes, papaya pie and so on.Thanksgiving dinner is one of the most important meals of the year in the United States. It is very rich in food. Turkey and pumpkin pie are necessary on the table.