The Pasadena Tournament of Roses has selected Hitomi Gilliam AIFD, Phil Hettema and Lilit Khatchaturian as judges for the 2020 Float Awards sponsored by FTD. Each year, three judges select winners based on various criteria ranging from creative design and thematic interpretation to floral craftsmanship and artistic merit, to computerized animation and thematic interpretation. The Sweepstakes Trophy is presented to the most beautiful float entry encompassing float design, floral presentation and entertainment.
From left to right; Hitomi Gilliam, Phil Hettema and Lilit Khatchaturian
The award-winning floats will be announced the morning of January 1, 2020 on the front steps of Tournament House by the 2020 Tournament of Roses President Laura Farber. The 2020 Rose Parade presented by Honda will begin at 8:00AM/PST and will broadcast in the United States and around the world to kick-off America’s New Year Celebration.
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