Take a Pic of the Rock Walls

One of the most unique features of Chico is the presence of rock walls which are over 100 years old. Built to keep livestock corraled, these incredible artifacts have stood the test of time thanks to their precise craftsmanship. Visit one of the many sites in Chico and take a selfie with them (at a […]

Tune in to Chico’s Past on Deer Creek Media

Chico is having a big year, with all kinds of festivities for the celebration of our 150 year history. And Deer Creek Media is adding to the fun by running special programming on their radio stations. Tune to relive and hear fun facts about Chico's history on channels like KPAY Newstalk, KPAY Sports, 1035 Blaze, […]

Snap Pics of Your Klean Kanteen in Different Places in Chico

By now everyone in Chico is probably acquainted with Klean Kanteen, a family and employee-owned company which has its roots right here in town. Famous for their reusable stainless steel bottles, Klean Kanteen has gone from a local phenom to an international brand. And it's no wonder, considering how many fun and functional products they […]

Look up & Visit Old Historic Things in Chico

The past is present in Chico in many ways, and it's easy to find remnants of days gone by scattered around town. Challenge yourself to find and photograph some of these relics. From old horse-head hitching posts to sculptures on the old graves at Chico Cemetery, there are plenty of things to see.

Learn More About Mental Health With North Valley Community Foundation

If you or someone you know is in need of some emotional or mental health support, don't delay in getting help. Start the journey by visiting the North Valley Community Foundation's website. They have a wealth of resources available through their Thrive program online which can connect you with the right tools and personnel.

Celebrating Chico’s 150th Birthday

Meriam Park Barn 1930 Market Pl., Chico, CA, United States

Come one, come all! Chico's 150th Birthday Party is happening at Meriam Park from 2:00-6:00 pm! Food, fun, and live music is just the beginning. All ages welcome! 

Visit Chico History Museum

Chico History Museum 141 Salem Street, Chico, CA, United States

Ready to dive into the past? Then head over to the Chico History Museum. This unique museum located in the historic Andrew Carnegie Library has been on a mission to educate and communicate the incredible history of Chico to the community since 1986. Check out one of their many exhibits, like the fascinating "Chico Through […]

Book a Weekend Tour of Stansbury Home

Stansbury Home 307 W. 5th Street, Chico, CA, United States

We think one of the loveliest things about Chico is the presence and preservation of historic buildings. And luckily, you can step back in time when visiting the Stansbury Home. This unique Italianate-Victorian home was built in 1883 and placed on the National Register of Historic Places in 1975, and has retained the same style […]

Play Putt Putt at Funland Chico

Funland 2465 Carmichael Dr., Chico, CA, United States

Heed Funland's motto of "come out and play!" and start with a round of putt-putt on their miniature golf course. With 18 holes, water features, and shaded landscaping, it's great for both beginners and practiced mini-golfers. All ages and abilities can play, and night owls can enjoy one of their 2022 Glo Golf Nights. Or […]

Support a Local Artist by Visiting Made in Chico

Made in Chico 127 W 3rd St., Chico, CA, United States

Chico is known for supporting our local artists. And one of the best ways to do this is to purchase some of their products at the Made in Chico Store. Located in the historic Nottelmann Building, it houses works from over 400 different artists and companies. Check out items from local legends Kleen Kanteen, Sierra […]

Grab Your Produce at Thursday Night Market

Downtown Chico 132 W 4th St., Chico, CA, United States

What better way to spend a warm evening! Head to the iconic Thursday Night Market for street art to commemorate Chico's 150th birthday, fresh produce, and fun for all ages! Come bring your friends and family for this festive celebration of a delicious part of Chico's history!

Join a Golf Tournament

Take tee time to the next level and enter one of Chico's many golf tournaments this season! Check out one of the many golf greens for their schedule and sign up for one (or more). It's a great way to meet and compete with other golfers in town. From Bidwell Park to private clubs, there […]