Rose Parade: Not too late to see the floats
Missed the Rose Parade? No problem.
The floats will be on display Wednesday along Sierra Madre Boulevard between Paloma Street and Sierra Madre Villa Avenue and along Washington Boulevard between Sierra Madre and Woodlyn Road.
The floats will be on display until 5 p.m. Wednesday. Admission is $10, free for children 5 and younger.
Some of the floats to look for include:
No. 2: American Honda's "Follow Your Dreams" is the lead float in the parade, reflecting this year's theme, "Oh, The Places You'll Go." The 100-foot-long vehicle consists of three islands that display features inspired by Dr. Seuss to illustrate a child's imagination and dreams, and the fun to be had there. [Graphic]
No. 45: China Airlines' float features a pagoda towering three stories tall.
No. 62: City of San Gabriel's float honoring the centennial anniversary, "Celebrating Our Journey." The float, which won the Director's Trophy honoring outstanding artistic merit in design and floral presentation, was built by Charles Meier's Paradiso Parade Floats, the Rose Parade's first new professional float builder in nearly two decades. Meier was profiled in The Times.
No. 66: Natural Balance Pet Foods' "Canines With Courage," celebrating decades of service by U.S. military working dogs trained to sniff out booby traps, deliver messages and track enemies.
-- Times staff
Photo: People visit Pasadena to see the decorated floats from 124th annual Rose Parade displayed on Sierra Madre Blvd. on Wednesday morning. Credit: Irfan Khan / Los Angeles Times