Rose Parade

The 131st Rose Parade will take place on Wednesday, Jan 01 2021 at 8:00 a.m. The Rose Parade features spirited marching bands from throughout the nation, majestic floral floats, and high-stepping equestrian units. The Rose Parade will be broadcast on ABC, Hallmark Channel, ESPN, KTLA5, NBC, RFD-TV and Univision. The Parade is also seen in more than 200 international territories and countries.

The Comfort Inn Near Old Town Pasadena in Eagle Rock, California is a popular hotel near the Rose Parade in Pasadena, California. This Comfort Inn sells out fast during the Rose Parade, so booking early reservations for the Rose Parade is highly recommended.

Rose Parade Events

Rose Parade Routes

Taking Public Transportation to the Rose Parade in Pasadena

Getting the Rose Bowl Game after the Parade / Walking directions from Area 1 only

Driving Directions from the Hotel to Parsons in Pasadena

Curbside Viewing

Curbside viewing is also available on a first-come, first-served basis. Pasadena city ordinance allows the occupancy of curbside space along the parade route beginning at noon the day before the parade.

For tips and rules about curbside viewing, visit the Pasadena Convention and Visitors Bureau website and download the Visitor Hotline Handbook.

Reserved Grandstand Seating

Reserved grandstand seating for the Rose Parade is available for purchase through Sharp Seating Company, the Official Grandstand Seating Provider, from February 1 through December 31. Every person must have a ticket to sit in the reserved grandstands. The only exception is for children two years of age or younger who have the option of sitting on an adult’s lap; otherwise they must also have a ticket.

If your seats are located on Orange Grove Blvd. between Colorado Blvd. and Green St., you must be in your assigned seats by 6:30 a.m. Please have your tickets ready and arrive on time to gain access to this area.