As the oldest bowl game in the world of football, with over a century of history, the Rose Bowl is a definite must for any sports-based trip plan to LA. Regardless of whether you're here cheering on your hometown heroes or you just happen to be in town on New Years Day and want to work off your evening hooting and hollering at a game, if you're looking for a howling good time—with 100,000 other people—this is definitely not to be missed. And for that matter, neither are the festivities surrounding the game, especially the preceding parade.
*The game itself doesn't start until 1:30, but we figured we'd want to see the pre-game activities, too.
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