Program for the 58th Annual Portland Rose Festival June 3–12, 1966.
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Portland Rose Festival June 3-12, inclusive Mail Order Ticket Sales
MERRYKHANA PARADE, SATURDAY, JUNE 4, 8 P. M. ____No. of tickets @ ”$2.00 each $____
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QUEEN SELECTION AND CORONATION, MONDAY, JUNE 6, 8 P. M.
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_No. of tickets @ *2.00 each $_
TENNESSEE ERNIE FORD SHOW,
WEDNESDAY AND THURSDAY, JUNE 8 AND 9, 8 P. M. _ _No. of tickets @ *4.00 each $____________
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GRAND FLORAL PARADE, SATURDAY,
JUNE 11, 10 A. M.
___ _No. of tickets @ *2.50 each $ _________
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TEEN-AGE FAIR, MEMORIAL COLISEUM, JUNE 3 to 12 Admission $1.50
^Reserved seats fGeneral admission All seats are individual theater-type seats in Portland Memorial Coliseum.
Prompt return of this order with your self-addressed stamped envelope and your check to cover the cost of the tickets indicated above will assure ye. the best seats available. Make check payable to Portland Rose Festival Association.
Mail to: Ticket Office, Memorial Coliseum,
1401 N. Wheeler Ave., Portland, Oregon.
June 3 to
For Office Use Only
Price___Amt. Due___Performance______Date Mailed
June 12, 1966
TEEN-AGE FAIR Scores of thousands of young people visited the Teen-Age Fair during its first Portland “run" in 1965, so it’s being brought back for 1966—bands, dancing, style shows, custom cars, sport films, everything of interest to the younger set.
Tennessee Ernie Ford in the
Memorial Coliseum will be
the famous Young American
Singers from Hollywood.
One of America's
best-loved entertainers, Tennessee Ernie Ford, will headline the Memorial Coliseum show Wednesday and Thursday, June 8 and 9.
A day filled with action
and thrills will be Sunday, June 12, when the Rose Cup Sports Car races are held at Delta Park.
Open daily throughout the Festival until late evening, the Festival Center provides a wide variety of interest and excitement.
Special events crowd
Rose Festival calendar
Outlandish floats and themes abound in the zany Merrykhana Parade, held the first Saturday night of the Rose Festival.
Members of the Rose Festival Court help to launch festivities at the Teen-Age Fair, signed for second appearance in 1966.
Queen Sally Swift, 1965 Rose Festival ruler, learns of her selection and immediately begins long series of radio, TV and newspaper interviews.
Hospitalized veterans a't U. S. Veterans Hospital in Portland turn out in decorated wheelchairs for annual parade honoring Festival court.
Queen Sally is kept busy giving autographs to dazzled youngsters at model boat races in Portland's Westmoreland Park pool.
Rose Festival Royalty visits ships of U. S. Navy, annual callers at Portland during Rose Festival week.
Queen Sally admires gorgeous single blossom during Annual Rose Show, oldest and largest in the United States.
More than 10,000 youngsters take part in Junior Rose Festival Parade on Portland’s East Side.
The Grand Floral Parade, climax of every Rose Festival on final Saturday, annually attracts half a million spectators and is telecast in color throughout the Pacific Northwest. Portland Chamber of Commerce sponsors the float on which the Royal Court rides.
Ten days of beauty, fun gnd excitement in the gorgeoufe "Rose City" of The Pacific Northwest
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