PHOTOS: 2017 Rose Parade float winners staff via KABC logo
Monday, January 2, 2017

PASADENA, Calif. (KABC) -- Here are the award-winning floats from the 128th annual Tournament of Roses Parade in Pasadena.

ANIMATION- Best animation and motion

Participant - Northwestern Mutual

Theme - Waves of Hope

BOB HOPE HUMOR- Most comical and amusing entry

Participant - La Cañada Flintridge Tournament of Roses Association

Theme - Backyard Rocketeer

Craftsman Trophy

Exceptional achievement in showmanship and dramatic impact; limited to floats which exceed 55' in length.


Soar Beyond Imagination

Crown City Innovation

Best Use of Imagination & Innovation to Advance the Art of Float Design.

24 Hour Fitness

Do More With Your 24


Outstanding artistic merit in design and floral presentation.

Western Asset Management Company

Prosperity in the Wild

Extraordinaire Trophy

The most spectacular float including floats that do not retract to 55' in length.

Lucy Pet

Lucy Pet's Gnarly Crankin' K-9 Wave Maker


Most outstanding display of fantasy and imagination.

BDK, A Singpoli Affiliate

The Monkey King: Journey to Success


Most beautiful float built and decorated by volunteers from a community or organization.

Cal Poly Universities

A New Leaf


Best depiction of life in California.

Downey Rose Float Association

The Gold Rush

Grand Marshal's

Excellence in creative concept and design.

Farmers Insurance

We Came, We Saw, We Covered


Most beautiful entry from outside the 50 United States and the District of Columbia.

China Airlines

Return to the Beauty of Taiwan

Isabella Coleman

Best presentation of color and color harmony through floral use.

The UPS Store, Inc.

Books Bring Us Together

Judges' Special

Most spectacular in showmanship and dramatic impact.

Union Bank and The American Heart Association, Western States Affiliate

Keep the Beat Alive

Lathrop K. Leishman

Most beautiful non-commercial float.

AIDS Healthcare Foundation

To Honor & Remember Orlando


Most outstanding city entry - national or international.

Sierra Madre Rose Float Association

The Cat's Away


Best depiction of life in the U.S.A., past, present or future.

RAGÚ Pasta Sauce

Simmered in Tradition

Past Presidents Trophy

Most creative design and use of both floral and non-floral materials.

American Armenian Rose Float Association

Field of Dreams!


Most effective floral use and presentation.

The Bachelor

Echoes of Love


Most beautiful float 35' and under.

Rotary Rose Parade Float Committee, Inc.

Doing Good in the World


Most effective use and display of roses in concept, design and presentation.


Everything's Coming Up Roses


Most beautiful entry in the Parade with outstanding floral presentation and design.

Dole Packaged Foods

Spirit of Hawaii


Excellence in presenting Parade theme.

Donate Life

Teammates in Life

Tournament Special Trophy

Exceptional merit in multiple classifications including floats that do not retract to 55' in length.

Trader Joe's

All Aboard! 50 Years of Serving the Best...

Tournament Volunteers Trophy

Best floral design of Parade theme 35' in length and under.

Torrance Rose Float Association

Be Your Own Knight