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2020 Rose Parade Lineup

131st Rose Parade features unprecedented number of international bands

Bands marching in the 2020 Rose Parade will also perform on the field during Bandfest at Pasadena City College December 29-30. PASADENA, Calif. (Dec. 12, 2019) — The 2020 Pasadena Tournament of Roses Parade presented by Honda will feature another fantastic lineup of colorful floats, top-notch marching bands and majestic equestrian units beginning at 8:00 AM (Pacific) on Wednesday, January 1.

This year's roster of 22 bands includes an unprecedented number of international units, with bands coming from Costa Rica, Denmark, El Salvador, Japan, Mexico and the U.S. territory of Puerto Rico, along with 16 marching bands representing 10 U.S. states. The international flavor of the lineup is a direct reflection of 2020 Tournament of Roses President Laura Farber, who is the first Latina to serve as the organization's president. Farber was born in Buenos Aires, Argentina. She chose this year's theme, "The Power of Hope."

A trio of women are serving as grand marshals, including legendary performer Rita Moreno, actress Gina Torres, and Olympic gymnastics medalist Laurie Hernandez.

Rita Moreno, Gina Torres and Laurie Hernandez are serving as Grand Marshals of the 2020 Tournament of Roses. The Rose Parade will be broadcast on ABC, Hallmark Channel, KTLA, NBC, RFD-TV and Univision.

Curbside viewing is free of charge and available on a first-come, first-served basis. Pasadena city ordinance allows curbside space along the parade route to be occupied no earlier than noon on the day before the parade. Reserved grandstand seating is available through Sharp Seating Company at 626-795-4171.

The complete 2020 Rose Parade lineup in order of appearance is shown below.

2020 Tournament of Roses Parade Order
  1. American Honda
  2. U.S. Marine Corps Color Guard
  3. United States Marine Corps West Coast Composite Band
  4. Cal Poly Universities
  5. Arabian Horse Association
  6. General Society of Mayflower Descendants
  7. Rancho Verde Crimson Regiment, Moreno Valley, California
  8. Burbank Tournament of Roses Association
  9. Grand Marshals Rita Moreno, Gina Torres and Laurie Hernandez
  10. Rotary Rose Parade Float Committee
  11. Japan Honor Green Band, Kyoto, Japan
  12. Downey Rose Float Association
  13. Blue Shadow Mounted Drill Team
  14. Underground Service Alert (Dig Alert)
  15. The Pride of Owasso, Owasso, Oklahoma
  16. Chipotle Mexican Grill
  17. 1st Cavalry Division, U.S. Army
  18. Chinese American Heritage Foundation
  19. Helsingør Pigegarde, Hornbaek, Denmark
  20. Tournament of Roses rules require that all visible elements of Rose Parade floats be completely covered with natural materials.Lutheran Laymen's League
  21. Pasadena City College Herald Trumpets
  22. Royal Court
  23. Pasadena City College Tournament of Roses Honor Band
  24. Pasadena Celebrates 2020
  25. Mayor of Pasadena
  26. Rose Bowl Game - University of Oregon
  27. University of Oregon Marching Band, Eugene, Oregon
  28. AIDS Healthcare Foundation
  29. Aguiluchos Marching Band - Centro Escolar Niños Héroes de Chapultepec, Puebla, Mexico
  30. Wescom Credit Union
  31. Horsewomen of Temecula Valley
  32. Trader Joe's
  33. Baldwinsville Marching Bees, Baldwinsville, New York
  34. Northwestern Mutual
  35. Hall of Fame
  36. Rose Bowl Game - University of Wisconsin
  37. University of Wisconsin Marching Band, Madison, Wisconsin
  38. Huntington Library, Art Museum, and Botanical Gardens
  39. Banda Municipal de Zarcero, Alajuela, Costa Rica
  40. South Pasadena Tournament of Roses Association
  41. Tournament of Roses President Laura Farber
  42. Alhambra Unified School District Marching Band, Alhambra, California
  43. City of Alhambra
  44. Los Hermanos Banuelos Charro Team
  45. La Cañada Flintridge Tournament of Roses Association
  46. Half Parade Show - Frozen
  47. The Valley Hunt Club
  48. The UPS Store
  49. Honored Guests Jaime Jarrín, Sonia Manzano and Ellen Ochoa
  50. Sikh American Float Foundation
  51. Greendale High School Marching Band, Greendale, Wisconsin
  52. Mrs. Meyers Clean Day
  53. The 2020 Tournament of Roses theme is The Power of Hope.Mid American Cowgirls Rodeo Drill Team
  54. Odd Fellows and Rebekahs Rose Float
  55. The Pride of Pearland Marching Band, Pearland, Texas
  56. The SCAN Foundation
  57. Mini Therapy Horses
  58. Shriners Hospitals for Children
  59. Centenaria Banda Colegial University of Puerto Rico, Mayaguez, Puerto Rico
  60. Sierra Madre Rose Float Association
  61. Budweiser Clydesdales
  62. Dole Packaged Foods
  63. Kamehameha Performing Arts Ensemble, Honolulu, Hawaii
  64. Torrance Rose Float Association
  65. Scripps Miramar Ranch
  66. Western Asset Management
  67. Southern University "Human Jukebox" Marching Band, Baton Rouge, Louisiana
  68. Kaiser Permanente
  69. Knott's Berry Farm
  70. Kiwanis International
  71. The Cowboy Channel/RFD TV
  72. The Cowboy Channel
  73. Dobyns-Bennett High School, Kingsport, Tennessee
  74. Amazon Studios
  75. Banda El Salvador: Grande Como Su Gente, El Salvador
  76. Lions Clubs International
  77. Buffalo Soldiers Mounted Cavalry
  78. Blue Diamond Growers
  79. West Harrison Hurricane Band, Gulfport, Mississippi
  80. City of Hope
  81. The Salvation Army Tournament of Roses Band
  82. Donate Life
  83. Spirit of the West Riders
  84. Farmers Insurance
  85. Los Angeles Unified School District Honor Band, California
  86. China Airlines
  87. Painted Ladies Rodeo Performers
  88. Closing Show featuring Los Lobos and Alejandro Aranda

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The Pasadena Tournament of Roses is a volunteer organization that annually hosts the Rose Parade® presented by Honda, Rose Bowl Game® presented by Northwestern Mutual and various associated events. The 131st Rose Parade, themed The Power of Hope, will take place Wednesday, Jan. 1, 2020, at 8 a.m. (PST) featuring majestic floral floats, high-stepping equestrian units and spirited marching bands. Following the Rose Parade, the 106th Rose Bowl Game will begin with pre-game festivities at 1:00 p.m. (PST) and feature an exciting match-up between Oregon and Wisconsin. For additional information on the Tournament of Roses visit the official website at

Source material and images courtesy of the Pasadena Tournament of Roses. Band and float photos by

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