Sierra Madre, La Canada Awarded at Rose Parade

The float winners from the “Echoes of Success” 103th Rose Parade have been crowned! Presenting 96 entries of 42 floats, 22 bands, and 19 equestrians. Podley Properties is proud of the honors both Sierra Madre and La Cañada Flintridge were awarded.

Sierra Madre:
MAYOR’S AWARD for the “The Cat’s Away”

The Cats Away-SM Rose Parade Float

Sierra Madre has won 11 awards in 12 years for their Rose Parade floats! This year’s float was the town’s 85th entry, going back to 1917. The Mayor’s Award described by the Tournament as “Most Outstanding City Entry.”

La Cañada Flintridge:
BOB HOPE HUMOR AWARD for the “Backyard Rocketeer”

When it comes to floats, La Cañada is old school being one of only five small cities that still rely on volunteers for the entire project. During the year, some 80 volunteers take on the design and building of the mechanicals.

To see the full list of winners, click here.

 

Posted on January 4, 2017 at 9:44 am
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