Today, the Pasadena Tournament of Roses® announces the Mid-Parade Performance presented by the Louisiana Office of Tourism. The 2022 Mid-Parade Performance fulfills Louisiana’s promise to feed your soul with an unforgettable rendition of Born on the Bayou, featuring Laine Hardy, season 17 winner of American Idol, and the Hot 8 Brass Band – the New Orleans-based group that blends hip-hop, jazz and funk styles with traditional New Orleans brass sounds.
Mention Louisiana and images of Mardi Gras, jazz clubs and late-night revelry are most likely the first things that come to mind. But there is far more to Louisiana than the Crescent City—and likewise, New Orleans is much more than the French Quarter and Fat Tuesday.
With this year’s float and mid-parade performance, Louisiana invites the world to come to Louisiana and experience all it has to offer. But Louisiana isn’t for spectators. It’s for participants— for those who want to not only live the moment, but also to become the moment.
Celebrating the diverse beauty and unique cultures of Louisiana, this gorgeous float features the iconic wrought-iron balconies, lamp posts and moss-draped cypress swamps that make Louisiana beautiful, as well as the music and zest for life of the people of this great state.
For millions of viewers around the world, the Rose Parade is an iconic New Year’s Day tradition. Join us on Saturday, January 1, 2022, to experience the floats, bands and equestrians as they parade down Colorado Blvd.https://www.countryschatter.com/2021/12/laine-hardy-hot-8-brass-band-2022-rose-parade-mid-parade-performers/https://i0.wp.com/www.countryschatter.com/wp-content/uploads/2021/12/laine-hardy-2.jpg?fit=660%2C536&ssl=1https://i0.wp.com/www.countryschatter.com/wp-content/uploads/2021/12/laine-hardy-2.jpg?resize=150%2C150&ssl=1Press ReleaseTV Appearanceamerican idol,Hot 8 Brass,Laine Hardy,New Year's Day,Tournament of Roses