Pear Blossom Parade and  Festival – Medford, Oregon

The 62nd Annual Pear Blossom Festival
2015 Theme: "Rooted in the Rogue Valley"


Parade


Since 1954, tens of thousands of parade lovers have cherished the Pear Blossom Parade.  Growing from a small contingency of local kids pulling wagons the Annual Parade is now southern Oregon’s largest.

The Pear Blossom Parade has grown from 20 wagons and youngsters in the first event to today’s 150 entries with 4000 participants and 25-30,000 enthusiasts lining the parade route.

2015 Parade information:

April 11th, 11 am in Downtown Medford

Contact pearblossom@pearblossomparade.org or 541-840-8007 for more information

Parade route is Central Ave to East Main

Parking to view parade will be the side streets surrounding the parade route

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Parade Sponsor

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 Guess who’s coming to the Parade! The University of Oregon Duck!!

 

 

2014 Parade Info

Parade Judging Results:

VEHICLE

1- La Clinica

2- SO Jeep Club

3- Champion Raceway

 

EQUESTRIAN

1- Ravenswood Leather

2- Jackson County Sheriff’s Posse

3- Wild Rogue Pro Rodeo Court

 

COMMERCIAL

1- Horton Plaza

2- Our Family Farms Coalition

3- Cani Racing

 

WALKING -ADULT

1- OHSU Nursing

2- Trikke Mania

3- Sis-Q Rollers

 

WALKING – YOUTH

1- Americas Best Kids

2- Girl Scouts

3- Hi Yah Tae Kwan Do

 

FLOAT – ADULT

1- OHSU Research and Extension Center

2- Grants Pass Active Club

3- Bigham Knoll Campus

 

FLOAT – YOUTH

1- 4-H Swine Club

2- YMCA

3- Lozier Lane Baptist Church

Follow this link to view the 2014 parade at any time!

 http://cvp.telvue.com/player?id=T01550&video=192943&noplaylistskin=1&width=400&height=300

 

The 2014 parade was on Saturday April 12 at 11am

Get maps and directions here