Wildflower & Nature Festival
April 1st from 10am-4pm
Nelson Sports Complex | 2280 6th Street | Oroville
A Free Admission Family Event
The Wildflower & Nature Festival will be returning on Saturday, April 1, 2017! This is a great event for the entire family.
The Wildflower & Nature Festival shines a spotlight on our local beauty. This event is centered around the nature of Butte County focusing mainly on the Oroville area. The festival will be free admission and will have tons of fun activities to offer for all ages. We will have bus tours to see the wildflowers on Table Mountain, a children’s craft and game area, and live music. Local businesses will hold booth spaces to sell handmade and natural items or provide educational information and materials to guests. We will also have a Food Truck Alley for food vendors and a wine tasting pavilion.
If you are interested in being a vendor please click here and fill out and return the application to FRRPD at 1875 Feather River Blvd.
23nd Annual Oroville Salmon Festival ~ Saturday, Sept. 23, 2017
Come See Thousands of Returning Chinook Salmon!
Every September, the streets of Oroville between Historic Downtown and the Feather River Fish Hatchery burst with fish-flavored activities during the Annual Salmon Festival.
On this special weekend Oroville celebrates the thousands of spawning salmon that annually make their way from the ocean back up the Feather River. Environmental education, music, salmon tasting, tours of the hatchery and fun for kids and adults highlight this FREE event.
For more information, contact the Chamber at 530.538.2542 or email us at firstname.lastname@example.org or visit website www.salmonfestoroville.org
Feather Fiesta Days
For well over seventy years and through a few name changes, Feather Fiesta Days has been Oroville’s hometown celebration. Many elements come together to produce this fantastic event including the grand parade, the gigantic car show, craft fairs, mini-festivals and a chili cook-off.
The big day is always the day before Mother’s Day. Smaller events are scattered through the week preceding the big day.
Here’s a sample of all the things happening at the Feather Fiesta Days:
- Feather Falls Casino Show & Shine
- Bidwell Bar Day
- Butte County Beerfest
- Kiwanis Kiddies Day Parade
- Eagles Pancake Breakfast
- Gold Rush Car Show
- St. Thomas Spring Fest
- Craft Fairs at Sank Park and Downtown
- Exchange Club GRAND PARADE
- Art in Soroptimist Park
- Oroville Fire Chili Cookoff
For more information, contact the Chamber at 530.538.2542 or email us at email@example.com
Butte County Olive Festival
Come taste olive oil and olives from the many area olive producers and purchase their products to take home. Every year there we add more vendors, and a Craft Fair. Lunch, featuring Italian sandwiches, will be served from 11 am to 1 pm. Tours of the Ehmann Home-“The House that Olives Built” are given. There is also a beer garden featuring beer tasting by Feather Falls Casino Brewing Co; music by Oroville’s own Feather River Gypsies; ice cream topped with flavored olive oils; delicious smelling Kettle Corn; drawings; olive theme gift items; area history books for sale; and of course–Ehmann Olives. Admission is free. For more information, call (530) 877-7436 or 533-9418.