2015 Rose Parade Preview #4

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Gayle Anderson was live in Irwindale at the warehouse of Fiesta Parade Floats to continue her series of ROSE PARADE PREVIEW reports with a sneak peek at what we will see at the 2015 TOURNAMENT OF ROSES PARADE January 1st, 2015. The theme is INSPIRING STORIES.

Today, Gayle featured the Rose Parade Floats being produced by the organizations that build their own Tournament of Roses Parade Floats:

And, Fiesta Parade Floats being created for UNDERGROUND SERVICE ALERT: DO IT RIGHT…CALL 811; KAISER PERMANENTE: TOGETHER WE THRIVE; AIDS HEALTHCARE FOUNDATION: PROTECTING GLOBAL HEALTH.

Fiesta Parade Floats is leading the float industry in setting the standards for design excellence, construction and Floral Design. Fiesta is proud to have won the Sweepstakes Award for the last 21 years in a row, and has a prize winning rate of over 65% for the last 24 years, the highest prize winning rate in the Rose Parade Industry.

Also, producing parade floats for is Phoenix Decorating Company is proud to announce that it has won six trophies at the 2014 Rose Parade. The 125th rendition of America’s New Year Celebration saw 47 floats, 21 belonging to Phoenix Decorating Company. Awards that Phoenix Decorating Company won include: The Past Presidents’ Trophy – Western Asset “So Close, yet Safari Away” (Most innovative use of both floral and non-floral materials) Theme Trophy.

And, then there are the six organizations that build their own Rose Parade Floats. They are:

South Pasadena Tournament of Roses; STILL WINNING

Burbank Tournament of Roses; JUNGLE RESCUE

Cal Poly Universities; SOARING STORIES

Sierra Madre Rose Float Association; I THINK I CAN

La Canada Flintridge; TO THE RESCUE

Downey Rose Float Association; HOME FOR THE HOLIDAYS

Gayle’s Anderson Rose Parade Preview

Fiesta Parade Floats
16016 Avenida Padilla
Irwindale, CA 91702
(626) 610-0974

Phoenix Decorating Company- Rose Palace
835 South Raymond Avenue
Pasadena, CA 91105
(626) 793-3174

Phoenix Decorating Company- Rosemont Pavilion
700 Seco Street
Pasadena, CA 91103
(626) 793-3174

The 126th Rose Parade presented by Honda, themed “Inspiring Stories,” will feature floral floats, spirited marching bands and high-stepping equestrian units along the 5 1/2 mile route down Colorado Boulevard.

KTLA is your 126th Rose Parade Presented by Honda station. The KTLA Channel 5 coverage of the parade begins at 6am.

Thursday, January 1st 2015.

Pasadena Tournament of Roses
391 South Orange Grove Boulevard
Pasadena, California 91184
(626) 449-4100

For Grandstand, Float Viewing and Post Parade tickets
Sharp Seating Company
(626) 795-4171

If you have questions, please feel free to call Gayle Anderson at 323-460-5732 or e-mail Gayle at Gayle.Anderson@KTLA.com