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Pear Blossom Festival In Southern Oregon Is Fun For The Entire Family, Including A Parade, Street Fair, Golfing-Biking-Running Competitions, And The Smudge Pot Stroll Restaurant Event


Pear Blossom Festival in Medford, Oregon


Pear Blossom Festival AssociationThe annual Pear Blossom Festival has a The Pear Blossom Festival grounds in Southern Oregonlong history of keeping the fun going year-after-year by adding a new events as the festival continues to grow.

Pear Blossom Festival parade entrants on horsebackThe ever-popular Pear 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.

The Pear Blossom Run runners ready to start the raceThe festival continues the tradition of fun with popular events like the Pear Blossom Parade, Baby Contest, the Pear a Fare (local artisan food & beverage tent), the Scholarship Pageant, the Run & Street Fair, theHigh school marching band at the Pear Blossom Festival Smudge Pot Stroll (downtown restaurant fun) and the Square Dance Festival. The Pedals N Pears Bike Event and the Pear Blossom Golf Tournament are two of the festivals newest and most popular events.  

A parade float at the Pear Blossom FestivalThe Pear Blossom Festival is a pillar in the communityPedals n Pears bike ride emphasizing family values, commitment and pride in the Rogue Valley. This event is fun for the whole family, with food vendors offering pear-inspired goodies, kids games, and arts and crafts displays.

Scholarships for area high school senior girls have been a hallmark of the Festival Association since 1991.

Big crowds at the Pear Blossom Festival

Pear Blossom Parade & Festival

Every April


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