Carson Kressley wears a crown and cape while riding a horse during his annual performance at the Rose Parade in California
Carson Kressley, 53, rode in the Rose Parade in Pasadena, California on Monday.
The former Celebrity Big Brother cast member walked the parade streets on a beautiful horse while wearing a crown and gold-trimmed red cape.
He paired the royal ensemble with a long orange printed shirt, black skinny trousers, boots and a belt.
Looking regal: Carson Kressley made his annual appearance at the Rose Parade in Pasadena, California
Royal: The 53-year-old star wore a crown and gold-trimmed red cape as he rode along the parade route on horseback
The iconic Queer Eye for the Straight Guy has participated in the parade for several years and has become a staple of the parade’s cavalry units.
In years past, Carson wore a variety of flashy cowboy outfits; This year, however, he opted for a more royal look.
Carson began his career as an independent stylist, then worked for Ralph Lauren from 1994 to 2002 in menswear and corporate advertising.
He then became the fashion expert on Queer Eye when the show debuted on the Bravo cable network in 2003.
Rose Parade stretches five and a half miles along Colorado Boulevard and features several different entrances.
Smile and wave: The Queer Eye icon has been taking part in the Rose Parade as part of the equestrian unit for several years
There are floats decorated with flowers submitted by a participating business, non-profit organization or community, as well as equestrian units, bands and tournament participants.
2023 marks the 134th annual parade, also known as the Tournament of Roses.
Also in attendance was actor Danny Trejo, known for his title role in the films Machete and Machete Kills.
The 78-year-old was riding in the parade with Pasadena Mayor Victor Gordo until their vehicle malfunctioned, forcing the couple to walk the rest of the way.
Strolling his stuff: Danny Trejo was also at the parade and had to walk part of the way when the vehicle he was riding with Pasadena Mayor Victor Gordo broke down
Danny wore an all-black ensemble that included a shirt, pants, loafers, and a fedora. He also wore a beige trench coat over his outfit.
The Spy Kids actor was all smiles despite the unforeseen car troubles.
According to The Mercury News, her vehicle of choice was a 1907 Autocar bus with a top speed of 18 miles per hour.
The bus was restored over six years by the owner’s father. It has been featured in many films including Titanic and Around the World in 80 Days.
Particularly happy: The machete actor smiled in his black and beige ensemble as he walked part of the five-and-a-half mile route