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Rose Bowl Stadium

1001 Rose Bowl Dr, Pasadena, CA 91103-2813
+1 626-577-3100
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Time honored

We are so blessed to live in Pasadena. We walk/jog the rose bowl about 3-4 tines a week. What a... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
Cape-SoCal
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Altadena, California
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Awesome Tailgate Experience

I totally loved it there. UCLA fans were really nice with lots of people cooking amazing food. The... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Marco V
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Tempe, Arizona
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This famous stadium is the home of one of America's most popular annual college football games.
  • Excellent43%
  • Very good34%
  • Average11%
  • Poor8%
  • Terrible4%
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“golf course” (44 reviews)
“flea market” (56 reviews)
“football game” (38 reviews)
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1001 Rose Bowl Dr, Pasadena, CA 91103-2813
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

We are so blessed to live in Pasadena. We walk/jog the rose bowl about 3-4 tines a week. What a Spectacular location nestled in the foothills. We have been to many events there through the decades. The Olympics, World Cup, football games, concerts, races, the...More

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I totally loved it there. UCLA fans were really nice with lots of people cooking amazing food. The atmosphere is exactly what you want for football. The stadium is old and that is just the way is supposed to be.

Thank Marco V
Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

Great stadium to visit!! This stadium has so much history as the Rose Bowl is played here every year! We were bummed that tours were not offered of this stadium when we visited and the entire stadium was gated so we couldnt get good photos

Thank Lynn C
Reviewed 9 November 2017 via mobile

Unless there is an UCLA game on. Or the Rose Bowl is on why? It is a cool old stadium. But the energy is the GAME

Thank Jerry P
Reviewed 7 November 2017

We recently attended the Rose Bowl to see Green Day in concert. It was an excellent venue with clean amenities. Parking could have been a little cheaper but is on par with other stadiums I guess.

Thank Mark H
Reviewed 29 October 2017

Located in a park which has a golf course. Right on the outskirts of Pasadena. . Unfortunately it was closed for a private event.

Thank Rschagrin
Reviewed 28 October 2017 via mobile

Electric car guest drive at the Rose Bowl parking lot I. What a fun afternoon driving a ton of electric cars Tesla's Chevy bolt EVs BMW I3 and Chevy volts. This event was sponsored by Pasadena electric Glendale electric and Burbank electric, what a fun...More

Thank Keith M
Reviewed 25 October 2017

The Rose Bowl Flea Market is a definite good time. It can definitely be overwhelmingly hot during the summer and early fall. Make sure you bring bottled water and your walking shoes. If it is your first time going just stick to the outer perimeter...More

Thank itsthetravelguy
Reviewed 23 October 2017 via mobile

We took the shuttle from Pasadena-super efficient-well worth it, hassle free. We also came early to avoid the rush. We hung out where they had food vendors outside or Rose Bowl. It was ok, food options weak but hey it’s a concert. Rose Bowl great...More

Thank car0lynak
Reviewed 22 October 2017 via mobile

I’ve seen the rose Bowl thousands of times on TV and when my family planned a trip to L.A. I checked UCLA’s football schedule and was happy that they were home the same Saturday we were in town. I have no affiliation to the school,...More

Thank Jim H
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jck1225
13 December 2017|
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Response from JDinLA | Reviewed this property |
Given the two teams, neither of which have been to a Rose Bowl in recent memory (ever?), I'd recommend having them ahead of time. That said, there will be scalpers.
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Sally D
13 October 2017|
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Response from Ronald R | Reviewed this property |
We were at a football game. I don't have any knowledge about the Rose Bowl Parade on New Years Day.
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Anilisa
24 September 2017|
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Response from MyTravelTalesColette | Reviewed this property |
You can read my review of The Rose Bowl. I recommend NOT parking there (it takes hours to get out). Uber is also tough because of traffic - you can walk to/from downtown (where I recommend parking) faster than taking Uber... More
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