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Everybody’s Google search history is probably a little wonky…but what are you Googling about this Thanksgiving season?

We’ve all been there before. Googling things we need the answers to. Whether you’re sick or you don’t know how to do something or if you have a question that you don’t know the answer to so you Google it and end up in a rabbit hole of useless information. Yep, like I said…we’ve all been there. Google searches tend to go up during the Holidays, especially a heavy cooking holiday like Thanksgiving.

CenturyLink used Google Trends to look at search volume around Thanksgiving-related terms around the holiday last year. After that, they determined each state’s score based on how much more a state searched that term than the other states.

Below are the top Thanksgiving related searches and which states are guilty of googling them the most.

Restaurants open on Thanksgiving near me

Alabama, Indiana, Georgia, Kentucky

Pumpkin pie


When is Thanksgiving

Arizona, California, Florida, Idaho, Nevada, New Mexico, North Carolina, South Carolina, Texas, Utah

Turkey bowling


NFL on Thanksgiving Day

Delaware, Hawaii, Massachusetts, North Dakota, Rhode Island

Vegetarian Thanksgiving

District of Columbia, Oregon

What is ThanksgivingĀ 

Iowa, Kansas, Maine, Maryland, Michigan, Minnesota, Montana, Nebraska, Ohio, Tennessee

Pecan pie

Mississippi, Louisiana, Arkansas, Oklahoma

Does Canada celebrate Thanksgiving


How to cook a turkey

New Hampshire

Does England celebrate Thanksgiving

Pennsylvania, New Jersey, Virginia

Macy’s Parade

New York

Things to be thankful for

South Dakota


Connecticut, Vermont


Illinois, Washington

First Thanksgiving

West Virginia

Turkey trot


Thanksgiving games



So now that we know the top Google search for our listening area was “when is thanksgiving.” It’s tomorrow! Did you Google anything today that was Thanksgiving-related? Tweet us your Google searches! @theMRLshow