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.

2023 Parade Information:

April 8th, 2023 at 11 am in Downtown Medford

Contact or 541-840-8007 for more information.

Parade starts at Beatty & Central, proceeds down Central Avenue, turns right onto West Main Street and begins dispersing at Mistletoe.

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

Live TV Coverage of the Pear Blossom 2023 Parade

Saturday, April 8th at 11:00am
On Local Charter Channel 180
(Ashland Home Network Ch 9 and Josephine County Charter 183)


Saturday, April 8th, 2023 at 6 pm
Sunday, April 9th, 2023 at noon and 9 pm

Love Streaming At: RVTV.SOU.EDU

Video on Demand: RVTV.SOU.EDU

2019 Parade Judging Results:

Youth Walking

  1. TNT Cheer
  2. Ballet Folklorico
  3. Panache Dance Co

Youth Vehicle

  1. Grupo de Danza (Flores de Cristo)
  2. Spartan Boxing
  3. Kidder Creek Camp

Adult Walking

  1. S.O. Derby
  2. Sis-Q Rollerz
  3. Medford Alba Sister City Association

Adult Vehicle

  1. Golden Pear Education Finalists (Medford School District)
  2. S.O. Historical Society
  3. Pathway Enterprises, Inc


  1. Srita Latina Rogue Valley
  2. J.C. Horseman’s Association
  3. J.C. Sheriff’s Mounted Search & Rescue


  1. Horton Plaza Retirement
  2. Holly Theatre
  3.  JAM Roofing