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Tournament of Roses "Bandfest" Schedule

Three shows feature field exhibitions by Rose Parade bands

The Aguiluchos Marching Band from Puebla, Mexico was among four international bands that performed at Bandfest in 2012. PASADENA, Calif. (Dec. 18, 2013) — Marching bands appearing in the 2014 Pasadena Tournament of Roses Parade on January 1 will also perform field exhibitions in the annual Tournament of Roses "Bandfest" presented by Remo on December 29-30, 2013.

Each performance of Bandfest features a different slate of six marching bands and lasts approximately two hours. The first performance will be held Sunday, December 29 at 2:00 PM. Two additional performances will be held Monday, December 30 at 10:00 AM and 2:00 PM.

Bandfest is held in Pasadena at Robinson Stadium on the campus of Pasadena City College, 1570 E. Colorado Blvd.

Tickets to the event are $15 each and may be purchased in advance through Sharp Seating Company at 626-795-4171. Children ages five and under are admitted free of charge. Same day tickets go on sale approximately one hour prior to the start of each show. Free parking is available onsite in the Lot 4 parking structure.

The complete Bandfest schedule and approximate performance time for each band is shown below. Pre-show entertainment presented by Remo begins 30 minutes before each show time.

2013-2014 Bandfest Performance Schedule

Sunday, December 29, 2013 - 2:00 PM Show
1:30 Remo Preshow
2:00 Pasadena City College Tournament of Roses Honor Band and Herald Trumpets, Pasadena, California
2:25 Glendora Tartan Band and Pageantry, Glendora, California
2:45 St. Augustine H.S. "Marching 100," New Orleans, Louisiana
3:05 Hawaii All State Marching Band "Na Koa Ali'i," Kaneohe, Hawaii
3:25 Rosemount H.S. Marching Band, Rosemount, Minnesota
3:45 Banda de Música Herberto López Colegio José Daniel Crespo, Herrera, Panama

Monday, December 30, 2013 - 10:00 AM Show
9:30 Remo Preshow
10:00 Pasadena City College Tournament of Roses Honor Band and Herald Trumpets, Pasadena, California
2014 Rose Parade Theme: Dreams Come True 10:25 Colony H.S. Knights Marching Band "THEE Northern Sound," Palmer, Alaska
10:45 Liberty H.S. Grenadier Band, Bethlehem, Pennsylvania
11:05 Claudia Taylor "Lady Bird" Johnson H.S. Marching Band, San Antonio, Texas
11:25 Dobyns-Bennett H.S. Marching Indian Band, Kingsport, Tennessee
11:45 Carmel H.S. "Marching Greyhounds," Carmel, Indiana

Monday, December 30, 2013 - 2:00 PM Show
1:30 Remo Preshow
2:00 Pasadena City College Tournament of Roses Honor Band and Herald Trumpets, Pasadena, California
2:25 Los Angeles Unified School District Honor Band, California
2:45 Westfield H.S. Marching Bulldogs, Chantilly, Virginia
3:05 Nagoya Minami H.S. Green Band, Nagoya, Japan
3:25 McQueen H.S. "Lancer Band," Reno, Nevada
3:45 Homewood Patriot Band, Homewood, Alabama

Related stories: 2014 Rose Parade Lineup and 2012/2013 Tournament of Roses Bandfest Photos

The Pasadena Tournament of Roses is a volunteer organization that annually hosts the Rose Parade® presented by Honda, Rose Bowl Game® presented by VIZIO and various associated events. The 125th Rose Parade, themed Dreams Come True, will take place Wednesday, Jan. 1, 2014, at 8 a.m. (PST) featuring majestic floral floats, high-stepping equestrian units and spirited marching bands. Following the Rose Parade, the 100th Rose Bowl Game presented by VIZIO will kick off at 2:10 p.m. (PST) and feature an exciting match-up between two of the top collegiate football teams in the nation. For additional information on the Tournament of Roses visit the official website at

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