DOWNEY - Grandstand tickets to the 124th Tournament of Roses Parade are now on sale at the Barbara J. Riley Community and Senior Center.This year's parade is themed "Oh, the Places You'll Go" and features Jane Goodall as grand marshal. "There is nothing like experiencing the Tournament of Roses Parade in person," city officials said in a press release. "Experience the wonderful aroma of the flowers as each float passes by, the colorful pageantry of the nation's award-winning bands, extraordinary equestrian units and, most of all, the creativity of each float's interpretation of the theme." Tickets are $67 for Downey residents and $71 for non-residents and can be purchased at the senior center. For more details, call (562) 904-7223.
********** Published: November 8, 2012 - Volume 11 - Issue 30