Finalists for the Tournament of Roses Royal Court to Be Announced
WHAT: Photo opportunity to capture the 33 finalists from the annual Rose Queen & Royal Court tryouts. Starting from a group of more than 900 Pasadena-area young women, these 33 finalists will continue on in this unique selection process and vie for the prestigious honor of riding down Colorado Boulevard in the Rose Parade. Seven young women will be named from this group of 33 to the 2013 Royal Court.
As ambassadors of the Tournament of Roses® and the city of Pasadena, the 2013 Rose Queen & Royal Court will reign over the 124th Rose Parade® presented by Honda, themed Oh, the Places You'll Go!™, and the 99th Rose Bowl Game® presented by VIZIO, on January 1, 2013. This momentous occasion will be seen by millions of people around the world. A schedule is provided below of the upcoming events from the Royal Court announcement to the Coronation Ceremony.
WHEN: The Rose Queen & Royal Court Finals will take place:
- Thursday, October 4, 2012
- 2:45 p.m.
(Note: Photo op only – promptly at 3:00 p.m.)
WHERE: Tournament House
- 391 South Orange Grove Boulevard, Pasadena, CA
NOTE: Upcoming Royal Court Event Dates:
- Royal Court Announcement October 8, 2012, 9:30 a.m.
- Rose Queen Announcement October 16, 2012, 9:30 a.m.
- Coronation Ceremony* October 25, 2012, 11:30 a.m.
*Coronation Ceremony begins at noon at the Pasadena Convention Center.
For Tournament House Events, broadcast media may park on Tournament House grounds by entering the lot off Arbor Street, on the north side of the property. Remaining media may park on Lockehaven and Arbor Streets beside the house. Parking is limited.