Thousands Enjoy Rose Parade Floats at Massive Post Parade Display

Longtime Rose Parade official Jack Cudworth (right) talks about which flowers were used in the Farmers Insurance float.Tournament of Roses Parade official Deepak Goel (right) talks about the Donate Life float with a little girl.Float drivers make a few laps for onlookers.Float drivers prep for a demonstration for the crowd.A damsel in distress was part of the city of Burbanks float.Part of the Donate Life float.The The float prepared by Rotary International.(From left) Connor Hanson, Brady Hanson, Wyatt Shifelbein, Nicholas Schiefelbein, Blake Schiefelbein and Mackenzie Taylor took a liking to the monster truck float submitted by the city of Alhambra.Post Parade: A Showcase of FloatsPost Parade: A Showcase of FloatsPost Parade: A Showcase of Floats

STAFF REPORTS

1:47 pm | January 2, 2014


All the 45 floats featured in the 125th Rose Parade will be available for viewing until 5:00 p.m. today, January 2.

The floats will be parked across a 2.5-mile stretch at East Sierra Madre and East Washington boulevards.

Spectators will be allowed to walk within a few feet of the floats to have a closer view. Tournament volunteer members will also be on site to answer questions.

Admission for the event is $10 and the last tickets were to be sold at 3:00 p.m.

Advance tickets are available through Sharp Seating Company. Tickets may also be purchased at the venue until 3:00 p.m.

For more information, visit http://www.tournamentofroses.com.