Never met a flower I didn't like!With most Rose Festival events in the rear-view mirror, you can actually take home some of those beautiful blooms that are on display at Pioneer Courthouse Square. FESTIVAL OF FLOWERS sale starts Wed. To see what's left of ROSE FESTIVAL events, visit rosefestival.org. PEEK AT THE WEEK: Plenty of stuff goin' on to entertain your out-of-town guests. Waterfront Park is settin' up for the PORTLAND PRIDE CELEBRATION Sat & Sun. And another parade! Sun 11am downtown. PORTLAND BEER WEEK continues thru Sun all over town. PEDALPALOOSA goes thru June 29. Final weekend of BERRIES BREWS & BBQ's at French Prairie Gardens & Family Farm in St Paul. For music, BOZ SCAGGS at the Schnitz Tues. THEY MIGHT BE GIANTS plays the Crystal Ballroom Thurs. TONY BENNETT at McMenamins Edgefield for FATHER'S DAY. For laughs, TRACY MORGAN from SNL & 30Rock is at the Newmark Theatre Thur. Kids of all ages should enjoy the "Mummies of the World" Exhibition at OMSI - opens Fri. And if you like to read, you can stock up for the rainy season at the "7th Annual Rose City Used Book Fair" at 1000 NE Multnomah in Portland Fri & Sat. BIRTHDAYS TO CELEBRATE:
FRANK BEARD - (the one without the beard) ZZTOP; BRAD DELP, singer for BOSTON; CHEAP TRICK drummer BUN E CARLOS; HOWARD LEESE of HEART; QUARTERFLASH drummer BRIAN DAVID WILLIS; ROD ARGENT, DONNIE VAN ZANT and legendary Chicago blues singer HOWLIN' WOLF (aka Chester Burnett); Child stars & megamillionaires ASHLEY & MARY-KATE OLSEN; and the only one to Trump them (pun intended) - NY real estate developer & billionaire DONALD TRUMP. Stuff you can win on KGON this week:
JEFF MITCHELL from the JUNK DRAWER at 7:15 am: 4 Pak of tickets to one day of the ROSE CUP RACES at Portland International Speedway June 14-16.
IRIS on MY 3 SONGS during the noon hour: Pr of tickets to CRAZY TRAIN - OZZY TRIBUTE at the New Copper Penny Showcase Fri.
SHANNON'S Classic Rock Trivia at 3:45 pm: Pr of tickets to one day of the Woodburn Dragstrip-Hot Rod Series June 22 & 23 at Woodburn Dragstrip.
This is the last week for the national $1,000 CASH CODE contest. Thru Friday, listen for the cash code, then go to kgon.com within 10 minutes to enter! Good Luck and have a great week!