Thanksgiving celebration is an integral part of American culture and has reached popularity beyond the boundaries of the nation. But why it is so important for Americans? Does it really define American culture? Is Thanksgiving a hype or really worth celebrating with such vigor? Let’s find out. Nowadays, the Thanksgiving celebration in USA largely centers around eating a large meal.
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Indeed, it is estimated that between 85 and 91 percent of Americans eat turkey on that day. That’s why Thanksgiving is sometimes affectionately referred to as ‘Turkey Day’. Other traditional foods eaten on Thanksgiving include pumpkin pie, mashed potatoes, sweet potatoes, and cranberry sauce. More than 54 million Americans travel during the Thanksgiving holiday.