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Rose Festival Announces the 2016 Official Rose

Pre-Order Now for a Great Holiday Gift! The Rose Festival is pleased to announce the 2016 Official Rose: Parade Day. Bring the Rose Festival celebration to your garden with the addition of this lovely rose. The 2016 collector’s edition rose, Parade Day will spread the merriment of the Festival’s Grand Floral Parade. With its soft… Read more »

Rose Festival Partners with FOX 12 to Collect Toys for Children in Need

On Wednesday, December 9, 2015, the Portland Rose Festival will be a SPECIAL COLLECTION CENTER for the FOX 12 / Les Schwab Tire Centers TOY DRIVE presented by Pacific Office Automation. You can drop off a new, unwrapped toy and help bring smiles to children in need during this magical time of year! Drive right… Read more »

Jefferson Student Kahedja Burley Named 2015 Rose Festival Queen

On Saturday, June 6, Kahedja (Kuh-hay-juh) Burley became the ninth Jefferson high school student (the first in 17 years) to be crowned Queen of Rosaria, during the Queen’s Coronation presented by Unitus Community Credit Union (at 9:15 a.m. in the Veterans Memorial Coliseum). Kahedja is a 17-year-old junior and the only female on the Jefferson… Read more »