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Chris Pratt says goodbye to Parks and Recreation with a mass singalong

You’re 5000 candles in the wind.

IT’S OFFICIAL, Parks and Recreation has filmed its final scenes.

The sitcom, which stars Amy Poehler, Aziz Ansari, Aubrey Plaza, Nick Offerman and Guardians of the Galaxy star Chris Pratt, will air its seventh and final season in January after six years.

At the wrap party for cast and crew Pratt (with Offerman on guitar) paid tribute to one of the shows most beloved characters – a miniature horse called Lil Sebastian – with the song 5,000 Candles in the Wind.

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The song has appeared several times throughout the series. Here’s a full length version, also performed by Chris Pratt:

The finale day of filming was also accompanied by tweets from the cast and crew:

While fans used the hashtag #ThankYouParksCrew to express their gratitude:


Bye bye Lil Sebastian, and all of the Parks n Rec crew.

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