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LOS ANGELES, Calif. (September 25, 2015) – Bob Eubanks and Stephanie Edwards announced today that after a thirty-eight and thirty-five year run (respectively) as hosts of the KTLA Rose Parade broadcast,  the 2016 “Find Your Adventure” Rose Parade presented by Honda will be their last. “KTLA is profoundly grateful to Bob Eubanks and Stephanie Edwards for their incredible dedication to this television station,” said KTLA President/General Manager, Don Corsini. “Bob and Steph are... Read More
PASADENA, Calif. (August 4, 2015) – Applications for the 2016 Tournament of Roses Royal Court are now available online via the Tournament of Roses website. Young women from the Pasadena area who meet the eligibility requirements are encouraged to apply and participate in one of the initial interview sessions on September 12 and 15 at Tournament House.To be eligible, an individual must be an unmarried female resident of the Pasadena Area Community College District; be a senior in high school or... Read More
PASADENA, Calif. (July 28, 2015) – Free tours of Tournament House, the operating headquarters for the Tournament of Roses® Association, which oversees the annual Rose Parade® and the Rose Bowl Game®, will conclude for the year at the end of August. The last tours of 2015 will be offered, at no cost, through the month of August with the last tours scheduled on August 27 at 2 p.m. and 3 p.m. Reservations are not required except for groups of 15 or more.Located at 391 S. Orange Grove Blvd., the... Read More
PASADENA, Calif. (May 19, 2015) – The Tournament of Roses Foundation is pleased to announce the 2015 grant awards totaling $200,000 presented to 42 civic, educational and cultural organizations in the San Gabriel Valley.  Ten of the 42 organizations funded are first-time grant recipients.  These organizations are: About Productions, American Composers Forum of Los Angeles, Jericho Road Pasadena, Life Skills FORE Pasadena Youth, Inc., Mark Keppel High School Drama Boosters, Marshall... Read More
PASADENA, Calif. (Jan. 27, 2015) -- The National Park Service and the Pasadena Tournament of Roses® today announced a collaboration between the two organizations, in honor of the National Park Service’s Centennial in 2016.“We are delighted to form this historic partnership that will bring about a great level of visibility to the National Park Service on the first day of our centennial year,” said National Park Service Director Jonathan B. Jarvis. “Our relationship is a tribute to our mutual... Read More
PASADENA, Calif. (Jan. 22, 2015) – Tournament House, the operating headquarters of the Pasadena Tournament of Roses®, which oversees the annual Rose Parade® and Rose Bowl Game®, will re-open for weekly public tours on Feb. 5. Tours will be offered, at no cost, each Thursday at 2 p.m. and 3 p.m. through Aug. 27. Reservations are not required except for groups of 10 or more people.Located at 391 S. Orange Grove Blvd., the mansion was once the home of chewing gum magnate William Wrigley Jr. and... Read More
PASADENA, Calif. (Jan. 15, 2014) – The Pasadena Tournament of Roses® Board of Directors confirmed Mike Matthiessen as president for the 2015-2016 Tournament year in a ceremony tonight. Matthiessen will provide leadership for the 127th Rose Parade presented by Honda and the 102nd Rose Bowl Game® presented by Northwestern Mutual on Friday, January 1, 2016.Matthiessen announced “Find Your Adventure” as the theme for the 127th Rose Parade. “This theme has grown out of a unique relationship between... Read More
PASADENA, Calif. (Jan. 15, 2015) – This evening, the Tournament of Roses 2016 President Mike Matthiessen announced the leadership and organizational structure for the 2015-2016 Tournament of Roses. Alex P. Aghajanian, a Tournament volunteer since 1989, was elected to the Executive Committee and will serve as the association’s president in 2023. He will provide leadership for the 134th Rose Parade® and the 109th Rose Bowl Game® on January 2, 2023. Aghajanian was appointed a Tournament of... Read More
Our Official Digital Rose Parade Program App for mobile tablets is now available for free download in the iTunes Store HERE. You can also access a digital version for desktop browsers HERE. Learn all about the 2015 Rose Parade and find exclusive photos, videos, parade trivia and more!
PASADENA, Calif., Dec. 15, 2014 -- The Tournament of Roses and Magisto, the cloud-based mobile video platform, today announced a collaboration that enables consumers to create their own video content using personal photos on their devices. They also have a chance to be selected to win tickets and VIP hospitality to the 2016 Rose Parade® presented by Honda and Rose Bowl Game® presented by Northwestern Mutual. This partnership lets fans tell their own stories from 2014 and share how they intend... Read More


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