Patrick Gottsch had a deep love for the Tournament of Roses Parade!

All week, we are celebrating the man who created RFD-TV, The Cowboy Channel, The Cowgirl Channel, and Rural Radio 147. Patrick Gottsch’s love of the Tournament of Roses Parade was evident, he broadcast the entire parade from start to finish.

Here’s a look at RFD-TV’s history at the event and why Patrick loved it so much.