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RoZone

CityFair’s outdoor entertainment venue features top local and national acts on the Bob Lanphere’s Beaverton Honda Stage, accessible through the main gate at Yamhill Street on SW Naito Parkway. NOTE: Concerts with national acts require a RoZone Concert ticket. For a list of dates, artists and ticket information, go HERE. (Your RoZone Concert ticket includes CityFair admission on the day of show!)

The Following RoZone Concerts are FREE with Cityfair Admission

May 27, 2016: Opening Night Fireworks with the Rocktarts and Pride of Portland Chorus — Michelle DeCourcy formed the Rocktarts originally as an alternative-rock cover band, but the members quickly decided that composing and playing original music was more their passion. Pride of Portland Chorus signature a cappella sound is a blend of energy, artistry and finesse that will sweep you off your feet and transport you to another place and time.

May 29, 2016, 8:00 p.m. – 11:00 p.m.: Patrick Lamb Band with Lovey James, Nehemiah Booker, The Brown Sisters, and LYFE Dance Co. Dance team — Oregon Music Hall of Fame/Billboard Charting Patrick Lamb (#2 US Charting Billboard) brings an all-star cast, including Lovey James (fresh off of being a top 20 contestant on American Idol), regional R&B Favorite Nehemiah Booker, The Brown Sisters, and LYFE Dance Co. Dance team, to showcase a non-stop energetic entertaining range of top current hits to to brand new songs from the artists that Patrick has brought together for this one time show at Portland Rose Festival. (See the Patrick Lamb Band in action HERE.)

May 30, 2016: Portland Columbia Symphony Orchestra “Symphony Safari” — Get up close and personal with violins, cellos and more! The orchestra will perform “Americana” themed music in honor of Memorial Day, and will be set up in a way that allows guests to take a safari and walk among the musicians – a truly unique experience.

June 10, 2016, 6:00 p.m. – 10:30 p.m.: Hit Machine — Dance to hits from all eras with legendary Portland-area cover band Hit Machine.

Come see what all the buzz is about in the RoZone!

Funtastic Traveling Shows

The Pacific Northwest’s biggest, best and family-friendliest carnival, Funtastic features a full array of family fun, including gentle Kiddie Land rides, tried and true family favorites and over-the-top twisters for older, more adventurous thrill seekers. It’s Funtastic — Just Possibly the World’s Best Carnival!

PLEASE NOTE: Riders must be 2 years of age or older and meet height requirements to ride.

The Big Sling

This human catapult is big, fast, and thrilling as it slings riders skyward nearly 25 stories high at over 3 Gs of gravitational force. As the highest flying ride in the Pacific Northwest, the Big Sling is perfect for big thrill seekers.

Food Fair

Stop by the food court for lunch or dinner and try some of the unique options available, including apple pie fries and Cajun sausages. You can still get all of your festival favorites, such as BBQ, pizza, hamburgers, giant corn dogs, elephant ears and hot dogs!

Rose City Stage and the car2go Stage

The Rose City Stage, features a selection of diverse cultural performances, some of Portland’s favorite indie bands, cover bands and more.  Looking for something for the family? Visit the car2go Stage for a variety of programming, fun for all ages.

A Walk on the Wild Side

Stop by to experience this popular live animal exhibit, which brings a diverse mix of exotic mammals, birds, reptiles and spiders. Tigers and lions, snakes and spiders – these unusual creatures will delight all animal lovers. This exhibit’s presence helps fund an animal rescue program and 40-acre country sanctuary.

Portland Brewing Co. Pub

The Portland Rose Festival is pleased to announce Portland Brewing Company as the Official Craft Beer of the Rose Festival. Stop by the Portland Brewing Co. Pub at the Rose Festival CityFair for a tasty selection of brews, including an exclusive Rose Festival white pale ale with hint of lemon, dubbed “Velvet Majesty” after this year’s Official Rose. Portland Brewing Company is one of the oldest craft breweries in the city, founded in 1986, and is the creator of well-known beers such as their flag-ship MacTarnahan’s Amber Ale, Blackwatch Cream Porter and Rosehip Gold Belgian-Style Ale.

Eastside Distilling Lounge

The Portland Rose Festival has partnered with Eastside Distilling to present the Official Spirit of the Rose Festival. The Eastside Lounge at the Rose Festival CityFair will feature several Eastside Distilling spirits, including their Oregon Marionberry Whiskey in a Rose Festival signature cocktail “The Riveter”, named after the Rose Festival’s new Living History character, Rosie the Riveter. The Eastside Lounge will also feature the distilleries’ Portland Potato Vodka, Below Deck Spiced Rum and more! Eastside Distilling has been locally producing unique, small-batch spirits in Southeast Portland’s distillery row since 2008.

Memorial Day Weekend: May 27-May 30

car2go

car2go_webThe Rose Festival is excited to partner with car2go to offer a convenient option to access Rose Festival events.  Feel free to visit Hotel Rose and go to the valet desk to pick up or drop off a car2go vehicle from May 27 – June 12.  Sign up for car2go with Promo Code ROSE0015 for FREE registration and 15 minutes of drive time.

Jelly Belly

J Join Jelly Belly Candy Company at the Rose Festival CityFair for plenty of sampling fun with America’s original gourmet jelly beans. Come take the BeanBoozled Challenge. Spin the wheel and dare to compare wacky flavor jelly beans!

Ford Experience Tour

2016Fet_Logo_4PWe’d love to meet you stop by the Ford display and register for your chance to win a Ford vehicle of your choice, valued up to $30,000* as well as other great prizes!

 

Champion Windows

ChampionLogo_4C_0113Champion is a nationwide company in business since 1953, serving the Portland area since 2004. Our product line consists of Windows, Doors, Sunrooms, Siding, and Roofing. Call us for a FREE in-home consultation: 1-877-624-2678

Climbing Wall Challenge

Red-Line-Adventures-WebTest your agility with one of three routes on this world-renowned, 24′ rock climbing wall. $100 cash is up for grabs (literally) if you can make it to the top of the challenging Cash Climb route! Formerly housed at the Audubon Zoo in New Orleans, Louisiana, with its twin featured at Universal Studios Florida, this  climbing wall is perfect for showing off your skills and competing against friends and family.

Starlight Parade Weekend: June 2-June 5

Local Ford Stores

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Regal Entertainment Group

Regal_webRegal Entertainment Group is the largest movie theater chain featuring Digital, 3D, Luxury Recliners, RPX and IMAX movies. Join us at the “Regal Tent” for film trivia, contests and your chance to spin our wheel and win cool movie prizes! See you at the Rose Festival!

Jamberry

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Jamberry Nail Wraps are a non-toxic alternative to nail polish.  Our wraps are applied yourself at your own convenience, are latex free, 5 free, cruelty free, do not chip or damage the natural nail.  Available in over 300 styles, these nail wraps last for 2 weeks on your fingers and up to six weeks on your toes.  Ask about our Portland Rose Festival Custom Nail wraps!

 Idaho Potato Truck

The Big Idaho Potato Truck is on its fifth cross-country journey! It began in 2012 as a one-year campaign to celebrate the 75th Anniversary of the Idaho Potato Commission and became quickly apparent with its success that it would be more than a one-year occurrence, it literally became a big piece of pop-culture. It travels the country promoting the certified heart-healthy Idaho Potato and its mission to help small charities in towns and cities with its A Big Helping program. Not to mention that people just want to have their picture taken with a 6-Ton Idaho potato!

Grand Floral Parade Weekend: June 9-June 12

KRAVE Jerky

Krave_100Naturally loaded with protein, KRAVE Jerky is the healthier anytime snack. For athletes, outdoor recreationalists or anyone on-the-run, KRAVE presents all the benefits of meat, at its most nutritious.

 

Fleet Week

RF Fleet-RTA-0157-M_200Fleet Week is back June 8-12, 2016! Visit the Fleet Week page to learn more.

 

 

 

Grand Floral Float Showcase

View your favorite floats from the Spirit Mountain Casino Grand Floral Parade along Naito Parkway from 3:00 p.m. – 10:00 p.m. on Saturday, June 11, and 11:00 a.m. – 4:00 p.m. on Sunday, June 12.