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Rose Parade, Jan. 1

Go Metro and Receive a Free Commemorative Rose Parade Pin

The 129th Rose Parade will feature floral floats, spirited marching bands and high-stepping equestrian units along the 5 ½ mile route down Colorado Boulevard. Experience – in person the magic of New Year’s Day in an unrivaled celebration, exclusive to the streets of Pasadena. Nearly a million people attend every year, so avoid the hassle of parking completely and Go Metro.

Additional Events:

Decorating Places
Rosemont Pavilion: 700 Seco St Pasadena
December 28-31
Check here for times 

Post Parade
Sierra Madre and Washington Blvds, Pasadena
January 1: 1 – 5 P.M.
January 2: 9 A.M. – 5 P.M. 

Metro Discount:

Show your valid TAP card, Metro employee ID, or LA County employee ID at the Tournament of Rose Front Office, Decorating Places or at the Bike Share Booth at Post Parade (located at Victory Park) and receive a free 2018 commemorative theme pin. 

Go Metro:

The Rose Parade is located at Pasadena.  Take the Gold Line to Del Mar Station, Memorial Park Station, Lake Station, Allen Station, and Sierra Madre Villa Station.  Plan your best route using the Trip Planner on

Metro Bike Share has arrived in Pasadena! To pedal to the parade, find the nearest bike share station at  

More Info: 


533-551 West Colorado Boulevard Pasadena, CA

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