Rhododendron Festival

Event Title: Rhododendron Festival
Date/Time: Fri, May 17th, 2013 (All day) - Sun, May 19th, 2013 (All day)

Florence Oregon Chamber of Commerce

"Come See What We See"
Friday, May 17th, 2013 - Sunday, May 19th, 2013

Events throughout the weekend include parades, flower show, car show, arts and craft fair, 5K run, carnival and much, much more.

This year’s theme is “Come See What We See!".

RHODY PINS ARE ON SALE NOWfor $5. They can be found at the Florence Area Chamber of Commerce  Visitor Center on Hwy 101.

Pre-Event Activities:

Dune City Triathalon
Dune City/Woahink
Saturday May 11


Multi-Day Events:

Davis Amusement Carnival
Port Parking lot in Old Town
Wednesday thru Sunday
Contact 997-3128

Apex Helicopter Rides
Florence Municipal Airport
Sunrise to Sunset
Rhody Special: 15 min. tours for

$99.00 - 2 person min
Contact 997-3270

Midnight Riders at Aces
Three Rivers Casino & Hotel              
Friday/Saturday 8:30 pm/1:30 am
Sunday 6:30 p.m./11:00 p.m.

Saturday & Sunday:    

Vendor Fair
Maple Street in Old Town
Saturday - 10 a.m. ‘till 6 p.m.
Sunday – 10 a.m. ‘till 3 p.m.
Contact: 997-3128

Festival Flower Show/Sale
American Rhododendron Soc.
Florence Events Center
Saturday 1 p.m. ‘till 5 p.m.
Sunday 10 a.m. ‘till 5 p.m.
Contact: 997-3082

BBQ – Pie Sale – Breakfast
Florence Elks Lodge #1858
BBQ: Saturday 11 a.m. – 4 pm.
Sunday 11 a.m. – 4 p.m.
Pie Sale: Saturday 11 a.m.
Until gone!
Past Exalted Ruler Breakfast
Sunday 7 a.m. – 11 a.m.
Contact: 997-2610

Concert: The Diamonds
Three Rivers Casino & Hotel
Saturday 7 p.m.
Sunday 5 p.m.
Contact: 997-7529

Art Fest 2013
Florence Events Center
Florence Area
Humane  Society
Saturday 11 a.m. – 5 p.m.
& Sunday 10 a.m. ‘till 4 p.m.’
Contact: 902-1933


Saturday Only Events:

21st Annual Rhody Show ‘n
Shine Car Show
Beachkomber’s Car Club
Grocery Outlet Parking Lot
10 a.m. ‘till 4 p.m.
Contact: 902-0916

Coast Radio Classic Car Cruise
Coast Radio/KCST
Register at Show n’ Shine
Cruise starts at 7 p.m.
Old Town Live Remote @ 6:30
Contact: 997-9136

Rhody Festival Junior Parade
Siuslaw Valley Fire & Rescue
Miller Park
Staging 11 a.m. parade at noon
Contact: 999-0600

Kiwanis Kids Games
Siuslaw High School
Immediately after Junior Parade
Contact: tbd

Staging at Sportsman
Start time 10:00 a.m.
Contact: 997-8577

35th Annual Rhody Run
Florence Events Center
Race Starts at 9:00 a.m.
Contact: 997-3518 or

Rhody Days Gun Show
Siuslaw Rod & Gun Club
Munsel Lake Road
10 a.m. ‘till 4 p.m.
Contact: 997-2475

Hot Dog & Hamburger Sale
Florence Area Humane Society
Grocery Outlet Parking Lot
10 a.m. ‘till 4 p.m.
Contact: 997-4277

Motorcycle Show 2013
Three Rivers Casino & Hotel
Noon – 4 p.m.
Contact:  997-7529

Sunday Only:

106th Annual Grand Floral Parade!
Staging at 27th & Oak
Staging starts at 10 a.m.
Parade Starts at Noon