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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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  • 9:30 am - 12:00 pm
    82nd Avenue of Roses Parade

    11th Annual 82nd Avenue of Roses Parade Come enjoy this multicultural event, complete with bands, community members, government officials, schools, classic cars and representatives of the Portland Rose Festival — don’t miss the two miles of parade that runs from SE 82nd & Boise (at Eastport Plaza) to SE 78th & Yamhill. Saturday, April 29,… Read more »

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