Petaluma Butter & Egg Days Celebration & Parade Saturday, April 27, 2013
Celebrates 32 years in 2013, Location: Historic Downtown Petaluma, CA
Festival hours: 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. The Parade Starts at 12 Noon. petalumadowntown.com
Petaluma's Butter & Eggs Days Celebration is a tradition based on the region's rich agricultural history as one of the premier dairy regions in the country. Downtown Petaluma each year celebrates Butter & Eggs Days Parade and Celebration and Antique Faire.
The Cutest Little Chick in Town Contest
Eggs and dairy products turned Petaluma
into one of the most prosperous
communities in the state in the early
1900's and the remembrance of the
region's roots is honored each year with
an annual event drawing over 25,000
Activities throughout the day include four blocks of exhibit space for arts and crafts exhibitors, food vendors offering a wide variety of festival foods, sponsor booths, community and non-profit booths and a large area to entertain youngsters with inflatables, rides, and hands-on activities. The public and sponsors are invited to participate in this great opportunity, one of the North Bay's largest events.
Fun events throughout the day include a fire fighters' cow pie throwing contest, cutest little chick in town costume contest, and much more.
Petaluma's Butter & Eggs Days Celebration pays homage to the agricultural history as the birthplace of the incubator, which was the beginning of Petaluma's "Egg Basket To The World" title, and as one of the premier dairy regions in the country.