2014 Rose Parade presented by Honda

Dreams Come True

Float Entry

 

Parade Order:

60

Float Sponsor Company or Organization:  
 
Downey Rose Float Association
Company or Organization Website Address:  
 
www.downeyrose.org
Float Builder Company: Downey ROse Float Assocition
Float Theme : The Glass Slipper
How/Why Theme Was Chosen:  
Designs are submitted by the community and then voted on by Downey Rose Float members
How Float Theme Relates to Parade Theme:  
 
The float relates to the theme buecuse is the classic story of every little girls dream to meet her prince. The Glass Slipper is a play on the fairy tale Cinderella
Number of Years in Rose Parade:  
62
Float Award Received Last Year:  
none
Float Designer's Name: Thom Neighbors
Float Concept Description:  
the concept for the float is the Ballroom from Cinderella
Construction Height: 28'
Construction Width: 18'
Construction Length: 50'
Flowers and Dry Materials Used for Decorating:  
 
6280 hot pink “Shocking Versilia” roses 3350 yellow “Viva” roses 1325 orange “Tropical Amazon” roses 500 pink “Vogue” roses 100 long white dendrobium orchid stems 470 regular white dendrobium orchid stems 200 regular Bombay dendrobium orchid stems 3200 white dendrobium orchid blooms 200 Bombay dendrobium blooms 24 white phalaenopsis 180 orange mokara orchid stems 15 orange cymbidium orchid stems 200 small light blue hydrangeas 75 Star Gazer lily stems 30 regular white/ pink anthurium 30 mini white/ pinkanthurium 15 bunch pink tulips 12 bundles white button mums
Estimated Number of Flowers Used (by type):  
 
See above
Unique or Unusual Use of Decorating Materials:  
 
none
Description of Float Animation:  
none
Construction or Mechanical Innovations:  
 
none
Rider Names: Miss Downey- Jessica Aguirre Princesses- Parisa Geshti, Taly Argueta, Ada Hernandez, Jessica Mendez
Outwalker Names: none
Company/Organization Information:  
to bring the city of Downey together as a community by being involved in the design, constuction and decoration of a Rose Parade Float.
Additional Information of Interest to the Public:  
 
none