By Brittany Snow
“In New York, people are buried in the snow. Here our flowers are blooming and our oranges are about to bear. Let’s hold a festival to tell the world about our paradise,” proposed Professor Charles F. Holder during a Pasadena Valley Hunt Club meeting in early 1890.
This celebration continued for decades and now, the Rose Parade is an annual tradition. This tradition, enjoyed by many, improves each year as the planning committees find new ways to top the previous year’s show. Continue reading