Ohio University's Marching 110 will perform in the 121st Rose Parade on New Year?s Day in Pasadena, Calif.
The parade begins at 11 a.m. (EST) and will be nationally televised on the ABC and NBC networks, Hallmark Channel, Travel Channel, Univision and several local channels. The Marching 110 is scheduled to perform in the middle of the parade's more than 90 units.
The Rose Parade is annually attended by more than one million spectators. It is viewed by more than 40 million people in the U.S. and televised in more than 200 territories and countries around the world.
Fans can follow the band during its trip on Twitter, YouTube and Facebook. The band also is accepting monetary donations to supplement the cost of the trip to Pasadena. To follow the band during its trip or to make a monetary donation to the band, visit www.marching110.org/.
Before the trip to California, the band will perform at the Little Caesars Pizza Bowl in Detroit on Dec. 26. The game features the Mid-American Conference East Division Champion Ohio University Bobcats taking on the Marshall University Thundering Herd. The game begins at 1 p.m. and will be televised on ESPN.