Tournament Of Roses

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126th Annual Rose Parade Preparations Are In Full Swing

Preparations were underway Wednesday for the 126th Rose Parade in Pasadena.


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Near-Record-Low Temperatures Likely Along Rose Parade Route

The thousands of people who camp overnight or gather early to watch the annual Rose Parade will face an icy New Year’s morning as temperatures fall near or below freezing across much of southwest California, the National Weather Service said Tuesday.



Metro To Offer Free Rides On New Year’s Eve

Metro officials will offer free rides to the public on New Year’s Eve.


2015 Royal Court

2015 Tournament of Roses Royal Court Announced

The seven young ladies were selected from 700 applicants to be acting ambassadors of the 126th Rose Parade and Rose Bowl game.

CBS2 / KCAL9–10/06/2014

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LA Couple Makes History With Same-Sex Wedding Atop Rose Parade Float

A Southland couple made history Wednesday as the first same-sex couple to be married on a float in the Rose Parade.

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Danny LeClair and Aubrey Loots say they're honored to have so many people be witness to their wedding atop a cake-shaped float in the 125th Tournament of Roses. (credit: CBS)

Same-Sex Couple Exchanging Vows Atop Float To Make Rose Parade History

Danny LeClair and Aubrey Loots say they’re honored to have so many people be witness to their ceremony.


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Farmers Push For Rose Parade Floats To Feature Locally Grown Flowers

Some local farmers are making a push for Rose Parade floats to feature flowers grown in California.

CBS2 / KCAL9–12/23/2013

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LAUSD Marching Band Preps For Tournament Of Roses Parade

For most Los Angeles Unified students, this week is simply part of a longer holiday break from school.


Tournament of Roses President Scott Jenkins places the crown on Rose Queen Ana Acosta. In the background, Rose Princess Katherine (Katie) Lipp. (credit: Tournament of Roses)

Queen Chosen For Pasadena’s 125th Rose Parade

The Tournament of Roses has named a 17-year-old student to be queen of next year’s Rose Parade.

CBS2 / KCAL9–10/24/2013

The Sweepstakes Trophy winner on the parade route during the 124th Rose Parade Presented By Honda on January 1, 2013 in Pasadena, California. (credit: Frederick M. Brown/Getty Images)

Wells Fargo To Replace $5K Worth Of Equipment Stolen From La Cañada Float Site

After the theft of about $8,000 worth of equipment from the construction site of the La Cañada Tournament of Roses Association, Wells Fargo Bank is coming to the rescue.


Jamie Ann Kwong, 17, La Salle High School; Sarah Elizabeth Hansen, 19, Pasadena City College; Ana Marie Acosta, 17, Polytechnic School; Katherine Diane Lipp, 17, La Cañada High School; Elyssia Hadi Widjaja, 17, San Marino High School; Elizabeth Katie Woolf, 17, La Cañada High School and Kayla Diyana Johnson-Granberry, 17, Pasadena High School. (credit: Tournament of Roses)

2014 Tournament Of Roses Royal Court Selected

The final group of women were selected from a group of 30 finalists and will attend more than 100 community and media functions as ambassadors of the Tournament and the city through 2014.

CBS2 / KCAL9–10/07/2013

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Dodgers’ Announcer Vin Scully Named 2014 Tournament Of Roses Grand Marshal

Dodgers play-by-play announcer Vin Scully will be the Grand Marshal of the 2014 Tournament of Roses.

CBS2 / KCAL9–09/05/2013

Thousands of tourists are expected to visit Pasadena during the Rose Bowl and Rose Parade. (credit: CBS)

Tourists Expected To Boost Economy During Pasadena Rose Parade, Bowl

The thousands of tourists expected to visit Pasadena during the Rose Parade and the Rose Bowl are predicted to bring millions to the cash-starved local economy.

CBS2 / KCAL9–12/28/2012


What You Need To Know: The 124th Annual Rose Parade

One of the most highly anticipated and heavily watched televised events in the country takes place right here, in beautiful Pasadena – the annual Tournament of Roses Parade.


The 2013 Tournament of Roses Royal Court. (credit: Pasadena Tournament of Roses Association)

2013 Tournament Of Roses Royal Court Selected

Out of 900 of the Pasadena area’s most accomplished young ladies, seven have been chosen to make up the 2013 Tournament of Roses’ Royal Court.