The Barry R. Kirshner Wildlife Foundation
Do you like BIG Cats? Ever seen a 200 pound snake? Visit this amazing facility just minutes from Chico. Open Tuesday - Sunday. Guided tours available. 4995 Durham-Pentz Road, Butte Valley, CA 530.533.1000
A fun place to run and play. This unique playground features a "Crooked House" "Fort Apache" and "Miners Tunnels" just for fun. Located in Lower Bidwell Park adjacent to the Sycamore Pool, (One Mile Dam).
The Fun Zone
Classic entertainment for kids of all ages. Video games, singing and dancing characters and of course Pizza! 966 East Ave. Chico 530.894.0400
Sports fields, tennis courts, picnic facilities. 20th Street and Whitman Avenue.
Home of Cal Skate. Roller skating, miniture golf, batting cages, climbing wall, video games. Family fun for all. Home Court for the "Roller Girls" - Roller Derby at its best! Call for bout dates & times. 2465 Carmichael Drive 530.343.1601
Hooker Oak Recreation Area
Ball fields, playgrounds, picnic areas and miles of hiking & biking trails. 1928 Manzanita Avenue
In Motion Fitness
A health club and fitness center with families in mind. Indoor & outdoor pools. Over 100 kids activities every month. 530.343.5678
Chico Creek Nature Center
Is the interpretive center for Bidwell Park. Live animals and nature displays will delight all who visit. 530.891.4671
Chico Certified Farmers Market and Thursday Evening Street Fair
Every Saturday, 7:30am to 1:00pm local farmers and merchants turn out in numbers to display their products. Fruits, vegetables, crafts, jewelry, food and music are in abundance. 2nd & Wall Street, Downtown Chico. Every Thursday, 6:00pm to 9:00pm the Downtown Streets of Chico are closed to Entertainers, Merchants and Vendors of a variety of products and wares. **Seasonal**
Chico Art Community
Check out the Chico Art scene for exhibits, productions and displays.
Paint your own, Ceramic Studio. Great fun for "Kids" of all ages. You choose your object, paint it, decorate it and they do the rest. A few days later your finished product will be ready to add to your collection of "Fine Art". Great for birthday parties! 142 West 2nd Street, Ste C, Chico, CA 95928 530.342.7142