Aldrin, who followed
"Come celebrate the holidays with me on the festive streets of Hollywood on December 1st as we moonwalk down the parade route together," he said.
The astronaut was awarded the Presidential Medal of Freedom for his role in the Apollo 11 mission and has maintained a high profile as an author, speaker and promoter of space exploration.
The Dec. 1 parade starts at 6 p.m. after a pre-show at 5. The parade will feature marching bands, floats, equestrian groups and special performances. The route will start on Hollywood Boulevard at Orange Drive, travel east to Vine Street, south on Vine to Sunset Boulevard and west on Sunset, back to Orange.
Tickets for reserved grandstand seats cost $85, 65 and $45. Discounted tickets are available for groups of 25 or more.