The Rose Bowl Stadium is the proud home of the Tournament of Roses Football Game, UCLA Bruin Football, Fourth of July Celebrations, Concerts, and the World's Largest Flea Market. 

Continuing the Tradition, on January 1, 2019 following the Rose Parade, the Rose Bowl Game will feature an exciting match-up between two of the top teams in the nation. As home to the Pac-10 and Big Ten Champions, the game will broadcast exclusively on ESPN and ESPN radio. 

The Comfort Inn Near Old Town Pasadena in Eagle Rock CA is a popular hotel near the Rose Bowl Stadium in Pasadena CA. This Comfort Inn sells out fast during the Rose Bowl Game days, so early reservations for the Rose Bowl Game event are highly recommended.

The Rose Bowl Game Details

Location:                      The Rose Bowl Stadium in Pasadena, CA

Date & Time:                January 1, 2019, 1:00 PM PST

The Rose Bowl Stadium Info

Rose Bowl Stadium Parking

On Game Day, January 1, 2019 the Rose Bowl Stadium parking operates based on a first come, first served basis and does not offer Reserved Parking. 

Parking on Game Day January 1, 2019

  • First come, first served basis. Parking is not guaranteed
  • Parking lots open at 4:00 a.m.
  • Cars are stack-parked in rows of five (5)
  • In & out privileges are prohibited in all parking areas at the stadium
  • No overnight parking is available

Rose Bowl Bash

The Rose Bowl Bash is a one-of-a-kind event that celebrates college football and the excitement of the Rose Bowl Game. The two-day event will take place at The Bloc plaza (Hope and 7th Street) in the heart of downtown Los Angeles.

The Rose Bowl Bash is free to the public and includes family-friendly interactive games, a Rose Bowl Game merchandise booth, photo activations, a beer garden, and entertainment—including a DJ booth and participation from team bands and cheer squads. Food trucks and other local merchants will also be available to attendees. 

Dates & Times: 

  • December 30th 10 a.m. – 5 p.m. 
  • December 31st  10 a.m. – 4 p.m.

Location: The Bloc Plaza in Downtown L.A (Hope and 7th Street)


Tailgate Parties

Free and open to the public with food and beverages available for purchase. There will be interactive displays and entertainment attractions located on the golf course, north of the stadium.

Date & Time: January 1, 2019 at 8:00 am

Location: Outside the Rose Bowl Stadium     

Parking: General parking at the Rose Bowl Stadium is available in Lot H, 1-4, 6, and 8-10. Parking is $40 in advance and $60 on game day. Parking opens at 4:00 am and there is no parking in/out privileges.

Public Transportation from the Hotel to the Rose Bowl Game

Driving Directions to the Rose Bowl Stadium

Driving Directions to Parsons Parking

Free Shuttle to the Rose Bowl Game

On January 1, 2019 there will be Free Shuttle Buses departing from Parsons Parking located at the corner of Union Street and De Lacey Avenue in Pasadena.

Date: January 1, 2019

Time: The shuttle runs continuously from 10 am till approximately two hours after the end of the game.

Location: Parsons Parking 100 W. Walnut St., Pasadena, CA 91124

Walking Directions from Parsons to the Rose Bowl

Walking Directions from the Hotel to the Rose Bowl