Playful and contemporary, this backyard from HGTV's Going Yard is the perfect place for kids and adults. A teeter-totter is a fun element for kids, while a streamlined raised deck has an elegant dining area.
When: Saturday, January 1, 2011, 11am/10c Where: Pasadena, California Theme: Building Dreams, Friendships & Memories TV coverage: Home & Garden Television (HGTV) Grand Marshal: Paula Deen Rose Queen: Evanne Friedmann Length of parade: 5.5 miles Where it starts: At the corner of Ellis Street and Orange Grove Blvd. in Pasadena Where it ends: Sierra Madre and Villa Street
Other Fun Facts for 2011
The Rose Queen and Rose Princesses have presided over the annual celebration every year since 1930.
Some of the world's most distinguished individuals have served as grand marshal, including Dwight Eisenhower, Bob Hope, Walt Disney, Shirley Temple Black, Bob Newhart, Angela Lansbury, Tom Brokaw, Bill Cosby and Mickey Mouse.