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Plenty to do in the City of Roses

The opening day of the Portland Rose Festival is one of the first signs of summer. People come from far and wide to revel in the variety of culturally rich events happening during the months of May and June. Whether you are craving cotton candy and a spin on the CityFair Ferris wheel, want to dance your cares away at a RoZone Concert, or bask in the sun as amazing, all-floral floats drift through downtown in the Grand Floral Parade, there is an event for festival lovers of any age.

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    Awakening of the Dragons

    2017 Awakening of the Dragons with the Grand Ronde Tribe Join in viewing this delightful annual event held at the Riverplace Marina at the Flag Circle (At the south end of the Tom McCall Waterfront Park bowl in downtown Portland.) This ancient Chinese Eye Dotting ceremony, “The Awakening of The Dragons,” features local and visiting… Read more »

    Tom McCall Waterfront Park - South End
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