Today's Portland Trail Blazers Rip City Fair to Include Flag Raising on Forest Grove Campus

Forest Grove Mayor Pete Truax '69 will partake in a ceremonial raising of the Portland Trailblazers' Rip City Flag on the Pacific University flag pole near the university's main entrance on College Way a few minutes before 4 p.m. this afternoon (Thursday, Sept. 22).

The flag will be hung below the American flag as part of the Blazers' Rip City Fair being held from 4 to 6 p.m. on 21st Avenue between College Way and Main Street.

Following the ceremony, community members are invited to play basketball with the Blazer personalities, take a photo with the 1977 Blazers championship trophy and enter to win game tickets and other prizes.

Today's Rip City Fair is part of the Blazers' Rip City Relay tour event of selected cities throughout Oregon.

Thursday, Sept. 22, 2016