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Emma Waibel Crowned
100th Queen of Rose Festival

Emma Waibel (a 17-year-old junior from West Linn High School) became the first Queen selected from the greater metro area, representing Metro East. The 100th Queen of the Rose Festival is the daughter of Robert Waibel and Shannon McBride.


Calling herself a ‘Lumber Jill,’ Queen Emma enjoys lumberjack kids inflatable water park sports, enjoys outdoor activities and indoor rock climbing and is involved in volunteer activities.