Floatfest

Floatfest

Walk within feet of the floral and animated masterpieces parked along Sierra Madre and Washington boulevards. Parking near Post-Parade is extremely limited. Free shuttle service is available and strongly recommended. Allow at least two hours to view floats with a walking distance of approximately 2.5 miles. This is a rain or shine event.

Floatfest FAQ

Schedule

  • Jan. 2, 2023: 1:00 pm – 5:00 pm (ticket sales end at 3:00 pm, last entry at 4:00 pm)
  • Jan. 3, 2023: 7:00 am – 9:00 am (reserved for seniors & disabled visitors)
  • Jan. 3, 2023: 9:00 am – 5:00 pm (ticket sales end at 3:00 pm, last entry at 4:00 pm)

Location

The intersection of Sierra Madre and Washington Blvd.

Admission & Ticketing

$20; children 5 and under are free. No senior discounts.

Purchase tickets at sharpseating.com

Shuttle

Free with purchase of Floatfest ticket.

Parking near Floatfest is extremely limited. Free shuttle service will be available from two locations in Pasadena. Guests using shuttles enter the event through a priority line. Ticket sales at Park-N-Ride locations end at 2:30 PM. Advance tickets are also available through Sharp Seating Company at (626) 795-4171 or sharpseating.com.

Shuttle Locations

  • Pasadena City College: 1570 E. Colorado Blvd. (enter off Del Mar Blvd. or Bonnie near corner of Hill Ave.)
  • Rose Bowl Stadium Lot B (January 2 only)

Date/Time

  • January 2 (no Rose Bowl shuttles): 12:30-2:30 PM (final departure)
  • January 3: 6:30 - 9:00 AM (Reserved for senior citizens and visitors with disabilities) 8:30 AM-2:30 PM (final departure)

Shuttles depart approximately every 5 minutes.

Payment

Cash and credit cards accepted

Animal Policy

Animals are not permitted, except for service animals.

Prohibited Items

No bikes, skateboards, roller skates, tricycles, segways, or wagons allowed.

Bag Policy

For security purposes, all bags will be inspected at the gates. To expedite entry, clear bags no larger than 12”x6”x12” are highly recommended.

Event Details

Key Contacts

Tournament of Roses
391 S. Orange Grove Blvd.
(626) 449-4100
tournamentofroses.com

Sharp Seating Company
1737 E. Colorado Blvd. (enter in back)
(626) 795-4171

sharpseating.com

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