Rose Parade 2021 Canceled in Pasadena, First Time in 75 Years

The Rose Parade has been canceled for New Year’s Day 2021 due to the coronavirus, the Pasadena Tournament of Roses Association announced Wednesday in accordance with California governor Gavin Newsom’s Phase IV reopening schedule.

It is the first time in 75 years that the parade has been canceled.

The association also hosts the annual Rose Bowl football game, and planning for the college football playoff is still ongoing.