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16th Annual Wildflower & Nature Festival

The Wildflower & Nature Festival shines a spotlight on natural resources and handmade products in Butte County. The event is free admission, offering activities and entertainment for all ages such as children’s crafts, river kayak tours, live music, food trucks, and a beer garden.

Always the first Saturday of April!


 ​​Time: Saturday, April 6th from 10:00 am-4:00 pm

Location: Riverbend Park, 50 Montgomery St, Oroville, CA

Cost: FREE!

Forebay Aquatic Center Kayak Tour: TBA

 Shop Local Vendors

Outdoor event with people, tents, and a dog on a sunny day in a park.

From handmade crafts to delicious treats, there's something for everyone. Browse through the booths, chat with the vendors, and discover one-of-a-kind treasures that you won't find anywhere else. With over 70 vendors, you're sure to find something you love! Support small businesses and artisans in your community while finding your new favorite item to cherish. 

Fun For the Whole Family

A collage of people at a park: picnicking, playing on playground equipment, and engaging in outdoor activities.

Bring the whole family for a day of fun at our event! Enjoy face painting, a bounce house, and visit the Lapidary and Mineral Society and Kirshner Wildlife exhibits. And don't forget, our playgrounds are always available for the kids to play on. With something for everyone to enjoy, it's the perfect way to spend quality time together as a family. Come join us for a day of laughter and memories!

Kayak Down the Feather River

Triptych of kayaking: under a bridge, on a dock, and kayaks ashore with people and dogs.

 Experience the beauty of the Feather River like never before with a guided tour from the Forebay Aquatic center. Meet us at the Riverbend boat dock and we will shuttle you to the Fish Hatchery where your adventure down the river will begin. Don't miss this unique opportunity to explore the wonders of the Feather River with our expert guides. Sign up for a tour today!


Enjoy Local Food Trucks

Food stand with menu, people ordering food, American flags, condiments on counter, and a cloudy sky.

Make sure to stop by our food corner to savor delicious local bites during your visit. From savory snacks to sweet treats, we've got something to satisfy every craving.Don't miss out on the culinary delights waiting for you at our food corner!