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Rogue River, Oregon: Rooster Crow Contest

Annually since 1953. Contestants bring their own roosters; the one that crows the most often during the 30-minute contest wins.

Address:
Pine St., Rogue River, OR
Directions:
The Rooster Crow Arena is set up just north of downtown, at the corner of Pine and 1st Sts.
Hours:
Last Saturday in June. Local health policies may affect hours and access.
Admission:
Free
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Rooster Crow Contest

Last weekend in June, the folks in the Rogue Valley bring their roosters to town. The rooster who crows the most in a half hour period wins the booty! Nothing like it. Very funky and down home! For those who are without fowl, they have a rent-a-rooster booth.

[Jain Thompson, 07/28/2004]

Sadly, the rent-a-rooster booth is history, but the contest now has a secondary Human Crow Contest.


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