Rose Float reveals entry in 2016 Rose Parade

DOWNEY -- The Downey Rose Float Association has released a rendering of its 64th consecutive entry in the Tournament of Roses Parade, themed "Find Your Adventure."

Downey's float is titled "Exploring the Everglades" and was conceptualized by Jason Redfox, with the artistic rendering completed by Thom Neighbors.

The Downey Rose Float Association selected "Exploring the Everglades" to shed light on the Everglades National Park. The float will be 16 feet high, 18 feet wide and 53 feet long.

The Downey Rose Float Association is a non-profit organization.  For information about its upcoming fundraisers, meetings, or how to volunteer, call the president, Sue England, at (562) 889-1828.

The 2016 Tournament of Roses Parade takes place Jan. 1 in Pasadena.