Tuesday events leading up to Friday Rose Parade/Game

Here’s the T of R Press Release:

2010 Rose Parade® Events of the Day

Tuesday, December 29, 2009

CONTACT:           PASADENA TOURNAMENT OF   HILL & KNOWLTON, INC.

ROSES ASSOCIATION                      David Gordon (714) 206-6345

Caryn Eaves or Vanessa Flores   Carolyn Hamamchian (818) 636-8807

(626) 449-4100

Rose Parade Media Center

Time:                     8:30 a.m. – 5:30 p.m. (PST)

Site:                       Tournament House, Annex

391 South Orange Grove Blvd., Pasadena

(626) 449-9550 x342

Entrance is on right side of driveway (the Annex is on the property, across the driveway)

Note:                    Phones, computers with Internet access, food and beverages will be available to the media as well as information about Rose Parade-related activities.  Rose Parade media credential distribution will also take place only in the Annex.

Please contact Vanessa Flores at 626-449-4100 x312 with questions.

Rose Parade Float Decorating presented by Bayer Advanced

Location:              Rosemont Pavilion – 700 Seco Street, Pasadena, CA

Brookside Pavilion – Lot I, South side of the Rose Bowl Stadium

Rose Palace – 835 South Raymond Avenue, Pasadena, CA

Time:                     9:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m.

Admission:          $7 for any two visits; Free for children five and under; Free for working media

Note: Watch the 2010 floats as they are decorated for their debut on the morning of the Parade.

Equestfest presented by Wells Fargo

Location:              Los Angeles Equestrian Center

480 Riverside Drive, Burbank, CA

Time:                     11:00 a.m. – 3:00 p.m.

Admission:          $12; Free for children five and under – Parking $5

Note: Meet the 2010 Equestrian Parade Participants, and watch in awe as they show off their best skills in the arena!

Bandfest presented by Remo USA

Location:              Pasadena City College Jackie Robinson Stadium

1570 East Colorado Boulevard, Pasadena, CA

Time:                     2:00 p.m. – 4:00 p.m.

Admission:          $12; Free for children five and under

Note: Come and watch the 2010 Band Participants as they perform on the field getting ready for the big day. The Bandfest Schedule can be found at www.tournamentofroses.com/event/bandfest.asp

Official Car Decorating

Location:              Rose Bowl Stadium Lot I Tent

Time:                     9:30 a.m. – 5:00 p.m.

Note: FTD florists decorating official vehicles for Rose Parade President, Grand Marshal, 2009 Hall of Fame Inductees and Mayor of Pasadena.

For more information about the Tournament of Roses events please visit our website at www.tournamentofroses.com/events/

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