Floatfest: A Rose Parade Showcase of Floats

Mon Jan 1, 2024 - Tue Jan 2, 2024
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Repeating every days through January 2, 2024.
Various times
Age: 5 and up
Price: $20; Children 5 and under:free
Rose Parade location

Floatfest offers a unique opportunity to get up close to the majestic beauty of the Rose Parade floats after they have made their appearances on Colorado Boulevard.

New this year is Food Fare presented by Dine Out Lauderdale. Float viewers can indulge in a wide variety of food fare and cuisines from some of LA’s best food trucks and savor the flavors of South Florida with several of Visit Lauderdale’s favorite food items. Food Fare is located on Sierra Madre Blvd. near Gate A in the showcase lot.

Floats are displayed along 2 miles of E. Washington Blvd. and E. Sierra Madre Blvd. in Pasadena, at the end of the parade route.

Tickets sold online only. No cash or credit sales onsite.

The early viewing hours on Tuesday are reserved for seniors & disabled visitors.

Comfortable walking shoes and early arrival are suggested. The event is rain or shine. No pets or bikes are allowed.

Floatfest Hours:

January 1:
1:30pm- 5pm (general)

January 2:
7am-9am (senior citizens and disabled visitors)
9am-5pm (general)

PARKING: Use of the Park-n-Ride shuttle is strongly recommended, as street parking is extremely limited. Floatfest Shuttle is included with purchase of Floatfest tickets.

 Please note that Floatfest utilizes a clear bag policy for security purposes



** Activity dates/times are subject to change. Please click through to the activity website to verify.