AAA predicts a record 38.7 million americans will travel 50 miles or more over the holiday. Mostly by car, making this year the largest thanksgiving pilgrimage ever.
They’re doing it despite the high price of gasoline which is more than 85-cents higher than it was last year at this time.
Sgt. Mark Brooks with the state police in Orono says extra patrols will be on the road to keep traffic moving along.