St. Louis Public Radio News
9:01 am
Thu January 2, 2003

St. Louis Float Wins Rose Bowl Parade Trophy

Pasadena, CA – Missouri's float in yesterday's tournament of Roses parade took home one of the 23 trophies awarded.

The city of St. Louis took home the Isabella Coleman Trophy, for the best presentation of color and color harmony through flower use. Budweiser Clydesdales pulled the float, which featured a huge ship covered in redwood bark and colorful fish and other water creatures. The prize-winning entry was titled "Underwater Discovery."

The Rose Parade theme this year was "Children's Dreams, Wishes and Imagination."