Local Events

Thursday Night Market

6pm-9pm, Broadway Street Downtown Chico

The Downtown Chico Business Association presents “Thursday Night Market”. Come and explore Downtown Chico’s Certified Farmers Market offering the season’s freshest assortments of fruits, vegetables, cut flowers, nuts, herbs, and house plants along with jewelry, food, and non-profit organizations. Entertainment for the whole family.

Chico Farmer's Market

7:30am-1pm, 2nd and Wall Street

Meet local growers in the Municipal Parking Lot on East 2nd and Wall Streets in downtown Chico while they sell their produce and wares year-round every Saturday, rain or shine.

Chico Aids Walk/Run

Saturday, August 24th at 8:30 am at One Mile, $25 entry fee

All proceeds used to purchase HIV Test Kits for free local testing.

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Chico Pride Weekend

August 24th-26th

Friday 8/23: The Glammys: Thank You, Ma'am variety show with special guests, 8pm-Midnight at the Women's Club, $15 Admission, 18+

Saturday 8/24: Pride Festival with live performances, Pride March, unique vendors, cocktail lounge and educational workshops, 10am-5pm in Downtown Plaza

Saturday 8/24: Pride Dance 18+, 8pm-Midnight $5 suggested donation

Sunday 8/25: Free Pride Brunch, 9am-Noon at Bidwell Park

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Friday Night Concert

Friday August 30th, 7pm-8:30pm Chico City Plaza

Come enjoy music in the beautiful City Plaza.

Taste of Chico

September 8th

Taste of Chico satisfies the appetites of more than 15,000 attendees hungry for a good time. With more than 125 participating restaurants, beverage vendors, wineries and breweries - plus music, art and more - the event showcased the best of what Chico has to offer. All on the streets of charming Downtown Chico.  The Downtown Chico Business Association (DCBA) invites you to enjoy the 27th Annual Taste of Chico - scheduled for Sunday, Sept. 8, 2013 from noon – 4pm. 
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