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Tournament of Roses Association

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Address: 391 South Orange Grove Blvd, Pasadena, CA 91184
Phone Number: 626 449 4100
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Plan well ahead. We participated in a RoadScholar trip but that's not necessary. I would suggest you book early and try and get grandstand seats nearer to the 'camera' corner... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed January 7, 2014
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Toronto, Canada
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed January 7, 2014

I was appalled that I read at the tourist center that they only allowed women on their association in 1974. Now that was well after we landed on the moon and Rosie Parks rode the bus. SHAMEFUL!

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Hillsboro
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 7, 2014

Plan well ahead. We participated in a RoadScholar trip but that's not necessary. I would suggest you book early and try and get grandstand seats nearer to the 'camera' corner (Orange Grove and Pasadena Blvd.) where all the action is still taking place. By the time many groups got to our location, they either had lost some of their participants... More 

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Coconut Creek, Florida
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 22 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 7, 2014

If you go splurge and get seats in the bandstand. I understand some of the people standing on the sidelines had waited for a couple of days so they could be close - and they still had to stand for the whole parade. The seats are definitely worth it. If you know you are going and will be there ahead... More 

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Livermore, California
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 7, 2014

What a great experiences this was. We booked a tour through AAA Sojourns, that included hotel, airport transportation, tickets to the Rose Parade, a trip to the Ronald Reagan Museum and a visit to the Endeavor space shuttle. The whole operation was first class. Over 3 1/2 days we were treated to a first-class experience. When we arrived at the... More 

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Windsor
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 22 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 7, 2014

The 125th Rose Parade. LOVED IT! Enjoyed everything about it! Best thing was seeing the floats as they were being covered with the flowers. Next best thing was seeing all the dedicated volunteers who work long, hard hours to make the parade great.

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Newhall, California
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 7, 2014

Everyone should see this parade at least once. You will need to plan well ahead as many Pasadena streets are closed or changed to one direction. Be patient - the traffic does move. We watched the actual parade from the Melting Pot located on Colorado Blvd. Our party had the luxury of food and beverage to add to the experience.... More 

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Navarre, Florida
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 6, 2014

We went as part of an RV group. We stayed in Valencia and were bussed in for pre-parade events. We went to the Equifest, Band Fest, Float decorating, the parade, and post parade float viewing. Well worth it as all tickets were bought in advance by leaders who had been at previous Rose parade events. Many times we had to... More 

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Atlanta, Georgia
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 173 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed January 6, 2014

Some comments after being there three days Dec30/31 2013 Jan 1 2014. --SO many of the Tournament of Roses folks are pure volunteers and they do a GREAT job! --I heard the pay Equestrian event was good but did not go --I went to bandfest. Parking was easy, It was ok. Mainly for the friends and families of all those... More 

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Detroit, Michigan
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 74 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 5, 2014

I planned a last-minute vacation to LA after being able to get Rose Bowl tickets only a week and a half before the game. Watching the Rose Parade had to be a part of our visit, so I purchased tickets through Sharp Seating and took what I could get. Our tickets were in the 1630 grandstands near Pasadena City College.... More 

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Lakewood, Ohio
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 4, 2014

Grandstand seats on Orange Grove were fantastic. We parked at the Rose Bowl and walked. Very doable.

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Address: 391 South Orange Grove Blvd, Pasadena, CA 91184
Phone Number: 626 449 4100
Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Pasadena

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