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Two Great Ways You Can Enjoy the Milk Carton Boat Race

MILK CARTON BOAT RACE

Date: June 25, 2017 Time: 11:00 am activities begin (boat check-in opens at 9:30 am) Location: Westmoreland Park Casting Pond – SE McLoughlin Blvd and Bybee Blvd Cost: FREE At the Royal Rosarians’ Milk Carton Boat Race, teams and individuals race each other across a pond floating atop empty milk jugs and cartons. It’s a unique Portland Rose Festival tradition

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Milk Carton Boat Race Returns on June 26, 2016

Royal Rosarians adopting popular Rose Festival competition   A unique Portland tradition dating back to 1973, the Milk Carton Boat Race will welcome boaters back to the historic Westmoreland Park Casting Pond on Sunday, June 26. The Rose Festival sanctioned event will be produced by the Royal Rosarians and sponsored by the Oregon Dairy and Nutrition Council (formerly Dairy Farmers

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