2023 Membership Application

Come join the community of enthusiastic volunteers who help to produce the Rose Parade, Rose Bowl Game and other Tournament of Roses events!

Tournament of Roses volunteer members have the opportunity to collaborate with other team members in the hands-on planning and execution of many events celebrating the New Year.  It’s fun, it’s exciting, it’s a great way to meet new people and give back to the community.


  • Be between the ages of 21 and 70 as of January 19, 2023.
  • Live or work within 25 miles of Pasadena City Hall (100 Garfield Ave., Pasadena 91101).
  • Be able to purchase a white suit. 
  • Pay annual dues of $55 -$75 depending on member level.
  • Be available to volunteer EACH year on and around January 1
  • Be available to attend committee meetings throughout the year.
  • A successful completion of a background check will be required. 
Have you at any time been a previous member of the Pasadena Tournament of Roses? *
Sex *
Race/Ethnic Origin (Select as many that apply. This information is used for statistical purposes only.) *
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Have you ever served as a Student Ambassador, College Intern or a College Volunteer with the Tournament of Roses?
Languages spoken other than English.
Two references are required.  You may provide the name and contact information for your references below, or if you have actual letters of reference, they can be uploaded into the space provided.
Reference #1
Reference #2

The Tournament of Roses is committed to providing an environment for its volunteer members which is free of sexual harassment as well as harassment based on factors such as race, color, sexual orientation, national origin, ancestry, religion, marital status, medical condition, or disability.  Association members are prohibited from engaging in any form of harassment against other members, outside parties or Tournament of Roses staff.
I have read and agree to abide by the Policy Against Harassment. *


Due to the nature and sensitivity of your committee assignment, or volunteer assignment, or conditional offer of Membership, the Pasadena Tournament of Roses Association is requiring a background check.


Pasadena Tournament of Roses Association may request from a consumer reporting agency and for volunteer-related purposes, a "consumer report(s)" (commonly known as "background reports") containing background information about you in connection with your committee assignments, or engagement for services (including independent contractor or volunteer assignments, as applicable).

NCSI- Background Screening Solutions will prepare or assemble the background reports for the Association. NCSI Background Screening Solutions at: 1853 Piedmont Road, Suite 100, Marietta, GA 30066, 1-866-996-7412, https://solutions.ncsisafe.com.

The background report(s) may contain information concerning your character, general reputation, personal characteristics, mode of living or credit standing. The types of background information that may be obtained include but are not limited to: criminal history; litigation history; motor vehicle record and accident history; social security number verification; address and alias history; credit history; verification of your education, employment, and earnings history; professional licensing, credential and certification checks; drug/alcohol testing results and history; military service; and other information.


I hereby authorize Pasadena Tournament of Roses Association to obtain background reports described above about me.  

Signature *