Town of Paradise 2022 Year in Review
2022 has been twelve months of exciting recovery projects, and we made so much progress during our fourth year of rebuilding Paradise. We’re so thankful to all the organizations, residents, and volunteers who’ve been a part of the Town’s recovery. Here are a few of the highlights we’ve accomplished together this year: Repaving Started on […]
Support Local: Shop ‘Til You Drop Without Leaving Paradise!
Crowded stores, grumpy shoppers, and long lines: this is the reality of holiday shopping for many. But it doesn’t have to be yours. This year, shop local and support small businesses right here in Paradise instead of spending hours in big box stores! There are tons of places to shop without ever leaving town, or […]
“Truck Parade of Lights” Lights Up The Night on December 3rd!
It’s that time of year when darkness falls around 5 p.m…. …But there’s a literal light at the end of the tunnel: Paradise’s annual Truck Parade of Lights. On December 3, 2022 at 6:30 p.m., truckers will drive their brightly lit vehicles down Pearson Road. The parade will begin at Thomas Ace Hardware (on the […]
Have you heard of the Wildland Buffer Project?
Envisioned by Dan Efseaff, District Manager of the Paradise Recreation and Park District, the goal of this project is essentially to create a firebreak around Butte Creek Canyon, the Ridge, and the Concow Basin by connecting parcels of managed open space. This space consists of trails, parks, and donated and purchased lots. “Our vision is […]
Paradise on Ice and Winter Wonderland Return for 9th Season
The Paradise Ice Rink is back for another season of wintry fun! Open from November 11-January 2, the ice rink holds court at the Terry Ashe Recreation Center and is open daily (with possible exceptions on rainy days). All ages are welcome to skate and enjoy, with skate rental, season passes, and lessons available for […]
Reflecting on 4 Years
As we mark the 4th anniversary of the Camp Fire, each of us will reflect on the last few years from a unique experience. Individually, we all have different stories of loss, fear, hope, and renewal. Together, we grieve what was and celebrate as a community determined to return home. We are so proud of […]
Come Join Us! The 4th Annual Paradise Revival Festival!
“A recovery led by the community has the potential to transform tragedy into opportunity.” On November 5th, the Paradise Revival Festival returns to the Town for its fourth annual commemoration of the Camp Fire. Gathering residents together as a community, the festival celebrates Paradise’s spirit of resilience while also providing an opportunity to grieve and […]
Johnny Appleseed Days 2022
In Paradise, we know fall has officially arrived not by the changing of the weather or by the turning of the leaves. It’s marked by something far more delicious: the scent of apple pie. This year marked the 134th celebration of Johnny Appleseed Days, widely considered the oldest harvest festival in California. It’s a community […]
Learn more about the Rebuild Paradise Foundation
Meet the Rebuild Paradise Foundation! Formed in the aftermath of the Camp Fire to support the long-term rebuild efforts of Butte County’s disaster-affected residents, businesses, and workforce, the Foundation is a key partner in helping Paradise move forward. In addition to their Missing Middle grants, Septic grant, and residential low-cost floorplan library, the Rebuild Paradise […]
The Paradise Animal Shelter Rescues Our Furry Friends
There’s a paradise in Paradise for animals too—and it’s called the Paradise Animal Shelter (PAS). PAS takes in dogs, cats, and other animals to find them better lives in a loving home. “Our goal here is to care for the animals and to give them a better quality of life,” says Mollie St John, Interim […]