The Tournament of Roses announced the 24 floats awarded official honors in the 127th Rose Parade presented by Honda on January 1st. These awards recognize excellence in a variety of categories and specifications.
|Best animation and motion.
|Sierra Madre Rose Float Association
|Rollin' On The River
|Bob Hope Humor
|Most comical and amusing entry.
|La Cañada Flintridge Tournament of Roses Association
|Up a Creek…
|Exceptional achievement in showmanship and dramatic impact; limited to floats which exceed 55’ in length.
|Farmers Insurance Group
|Along for the Ride
|Crown City Innovation
|Best Use of Imagination & Innovation to Advance the Art of Float Design.
|Kiehl's Since 1851
|The Beauty of Adventure
|Outstanding artistic merit in design and floral presentation.
|Soaring Over Paradise
|The most spectacular float including floats that do not retract to 55' in length.
|Most outstanding display of fantasy and imagination.
|Most beautiful float built and decorated by volunteers from a community or organization.
|Downey Rose Float Association
|Exploring the Everglades
|Best depiction of life in California.
|Life Starts Here.
|Excellence in creative concept and design.
|Helping Mother Nature Thrive
|Most beautiful entry from outside the 50 United States and the District of Columbia.
|Venture to Majestic Taiwan
|Best presentation of color and color harmony through floral use.
|Treasure Life's Journey
|Most spectacular in showmanship and dramatic impact.
|Los Angeles Lakers
|Every Second is an Adventure
|Lathrop K. Leishman
|Most beautiful non-commercial float.
|Cal Poly Universities
|Most outstanding city entry – national or international.
|City of Los Angeles
|Discover Los Angeles
|Best depiction of life in the U.S.A., past, present or future.
|South Pasadena Tournament of Roses Association
|Past Presidents Trophy
|Most creative design and use of both floral and non-floral materials.
|Dancing Into Adventure
|Most effective floral use and presentation.
|Love is the Greatest Journey
|Most beautiful float 35’ and under.
|City of Torrance
|What a Purr-fectly Paw-ful Adventure
|Most effective use and display of roses in concept, design and presentation.
|Public Broadcasting Service
|Downton Abbey: The Final Adventure
|Most beautiful entry in the Parade with outstanding floral presentation and design.
|Marco Polo East Meets West
|Excellence in presenting Parade theme.
|Burbank Tournament of Roses Association
|Are We There Yet?
|Tournament Special Trophy
|Exceptional merit in multiple classifications including floats that do not retract to 55' in length.
|California Milk Advisory Board
|Adventures in Real Food
|Tournament Volunteers Trophy
|Best floral design of Parade theme 35’ in length and under.
|Shriners Hospitals for Children
|Fezzy Races to Adventure