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Jul
PASADENA, Calif. (July 21, 2016) – Tournament of Roses® 2017 President Brad Ratliff is proud to announce 20 outstanding equestrian groups to ride in the 128th Rose Parade presented by Honda, themed “Echoes of Success.”      The equestrian groups selected are (listed alphabetically):1st Cavalry Division Horse Cavalry Detachment (Fort Hood, Texas)Backcountry Horsemen of California – Mid-Valley Unit (Sonora, California)Budweiser Clydesdales (St. Louis, Missouri)... Read More
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May
Start your engines! We are excited to announce that for first the first-time ever, the Pasadena Tournament of Roses Foundation has partnered with the San Marino Motor Classic.The San Marino Motor Classic: Design in Motion is gearing up for its sixth annual show and you are invited. Regardless if you are a car collector or enthusiast, there will be more than 200 classic cars ranging from brass-era, depression-era classics, and post-war luxury and sports cars along with hot rods, race cars,... Read More
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May
PASADENA, Calif. (May 25, 2016) – The Tournament of Roses Foundation is pleased to announce the 2016 grant awards totaling $200,000 presented to 42 civic, educational and cultural organizations in the San Gabriel Valley.  Six of the 42 organizations funded are first-time grant recipients.  These organizations are: California Ladyhawks, Jackson PTA, Los Angeles County Community Development Foundation, Marshall Fundamental PTSA, Oakwood Brass - Outreach Project and The Theatre @... Read More
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May
PASADENA, Calif. (May 25, 2016) – The Tournament of Roses® Foundation elected Philip V. Orozco and Amy Wainscott to the Foundation Board. These new members replace outgoing board members Laura V. Farber and Karen Palmersheim who provided a combined five years of outstanding service and leadership.The Foundation Board also elected officers: Maxine Harris, vice president; Norma Garcia Kachigian, treasurer; and Jerri Price-Gaines, secretary. Members continuing to serve on the Foundation... Read More
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May
On Saturday, June 18, boys and girls, grades K-8th, are invited to attend the Northwestern Mutual Youth Football Clinic featuring Marcus Robertson and Chad Brown. The event, hosted by the Rose Bowl Game and the City of Pasadena, is a free half-day clinic that will be held at the Rose Bowl Stadium for the first time in its history. Participants will have the opportunity to meet and work with college football coaches; run offensive, defensive and agility drills; learn proper techniques to... Read More
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Feb
PASADENA, Calif. (Feb. 18, 2016) – Pasadena Tournament of Roses® 2017 President Brad Ratliff today announced 19 of the 21 marching bands that will participate in the 128th Rose Parade presented by Honda, themed “Echoes of Success.” The bands hail from across the United States as well as from Japan and Mexico. The two bands not yet announced will be from the universities competing in the 103rd Rose Bowl Game® presented by Northwestern Mutual. They will be added to the lineup when those... Read More
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Jan
PASADENA, Calif. (Jan. 26, 2016) – Tournament House, the operating headquarters of the Pasadena Tournament of Roses®, which oversees the annual Rose Parade® presented by Honda and Rose Bowl Game® presented by Northwestern Mutual, will re-open for weekly public tours on Feb. 4. Tours will be offered, at no cost, each Thursday at 2 p.m. and 3 p.m. through Aug. 25. Reservations are not required except for groups of 10 or more people.Located at 391 S. Orange Grove Blvd., the mansion was once the... Read More
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Jan
PASADENA, Calif. (Jan. 21, 2016) – In a ceremony this evening, the Pasadena Tournament of Roses® Board of Directors confirmed Brad Ratliff as president for the 2016-2017 Tournament year.  Ratliff will provide leadership for the 128th Rose Parade® presented by Honda and the 103rd Rose Bowl Game® presented by Northwestern Mutual on Monday, January 2, 2017.Ratliff announced “Echoes of Success” as the theme for the 128th Rose Parade. “Echoes of Success celebrates... Read More
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Jan
PASADENA, Calif. (January 1, 2016) -- Today, The Tournament of Roses announced the 24 floats awarded official honors in the 127th Rose Parade presented by Honda.  These awards recognize excellence in a variety of categories and specifications.The 2016 Rose Parade float award-winners are (alphabetically):  AWARDDESCRIPTIONPARTICIPANT NAMETHEME BUILDERUNIT #AnimationBest animation and motion.Sierra Madre Rose Float AssociationRollin' On The RiverSelf-Built73Bob Hope HumorMost... Read More

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