PASADENA, Ca. (Dec. 27, 2022) – Today, the Pasadena Tournament of Roses announces that it will kick off the 134th Rose Parade presented by Honda with a special performance by Fitz and The Tantrums! The Opening Spectacular will be featured aboard Honda’s inspirational float, “Forever Determined.”
Get ready to get up on your feet and dance as we turn the corner into 2023 and kick off this year’s Rose Parade with the Opening Spectacular presented by Honda, featuring multi-platinum band Fitz and The Tantrums.
This Los Angeles group has energized popular music and culture with a series of unshakable and undeniable anthems and albums, all filled with a whole lot of dance floor ready bounce! Performing their latest high energy, infectious new song “Let Yourself Free,” the title track from their new album of the same name, Fitz and the Tantrums will get this party started with an eye-popping performance featuring youth singers and the Rose Parade Youth Dance Group.
Including a collection of some of the most amazing and talented kids ranging in age from 8-13, this youth dance group is certain to blow you away as they help re-define the term “dance floor ready bounce” with their incredible out of this world dance moves.
This marks the 13th time that Honda has led all floats as Presenting Sponsor of the Rose Parade.
For millions of viewers around the world, the Rose Parade is an iconic tradition to kick off the new year. Join us on Monday, January 2, 2023, to experience the floats, bands and equestrians as they parade down Colorado Blvd.