"Each year, the country turns its eyes to Pasadena for America's New Year celebration and we plan to deliver on that important promise."
Noem was one of a handful of governors who refused to shutter their state's non-essential businesses, but one became a coronavirus hotspot nonetheless.
Critics worry that a large scale gathering could risk a new coronavirus outbreak or that city funds could be better used.
In its cease and desist letter, TripAdvisor referenced songs by Madonna, Cher, Cyndi Lauper, Erasure and other LGBT icons.
Millions of local residents and tourists gather to see the famous figures floating above New York City.
For first time, a female sports team is honored with a ticker-tape parade in Manhattan's "Canyon of Heroines."