The public is invited to view the ancient Chinese Eye Dotting Ceremony, “The Awakening of The Dragons”
The Portland Rose Festival Foundation has made Boys & Girls Aid its official charity for 2015.
The PDX Carpet (famed flooring of the PDX International Airport) has been selected as Grand Marshal of the Starlight Parade…
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Valley Catholic and Reynolds girls make first appearance in final round.
The Portland Rose Festival Calendar of Events comprises more than 60 events each year. The Portland Rose Festival produces about 15 of these events — and the others are a part of the Portland Rose Festival Foundation’s Sanctioned Events Program. This program strives to incorporate events that provide a broad base of community involvement and… Read more »
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KPTV/FOX 12 and the Portland Rose Festival Foundation signed an extension of their current agreement (Monday, November 17), locking up another four years of telecast rights to the Festival’s three iconic parades. This agreement will provide the Festival with a solid long-term marketing footprint, to get its message out to a changing and engaged community…. Read more »
The Festival Also Recognizes Outstanding Service and Welcomes New Members Like many before him, Frank Chinn (newly elected President of the Portland Rose Festival Foundation) first experienced the Festival as a high school student while marching in the Grand Floral Parade. Frank was a cymbal player for the Weatherwax (now Aberdeen, Washington) High School Marching… Read more »
Selected as the Best Community Outreach Program in 2014 by the International Festival & Events Association, the Rose Festival Court Program is now recruiting for the 101st Queen of Rosaria. (The Court is comprised of up to 15 outstanding young women chosen from Portland Metro-area high schools.) The 2015 Court will be selected in March,… Read more »