Upcoming Events in Paradise

At an elevation exceeding 1700 feet above the neighboring valley towns, Paradise invites residents and visitors to enjoy outdoor activities nearly all year long.

This current season is no different, offering many family-friendly events and ways to discover the charms of the community.


Gold Nugget Days

This beloved annual event, first begun in 1959, takes place every year in April, full of fun events like a Donkey Derby, Gold Nugget queen crowning, craft fair, and Gem & Mineral show. Watch this video from U.T.B. Studios, capturing all the excitement of the day!

Love Paradise’s Make a Difference Day

In mid-April, volunteers from all over town came together to work on beautification projects, from weeding to building and cleaning. Stay tuned for the next volunteer day in October! Learn more


**POSTPONED** 3rd Annual Paradise Grazing Festival

From the Butte County Fire Safe Council, “Due to the increasingly cold and rainy weather expected this Saturday, the 3rd Annual Paradise Grazing Festival will be postponed. We were so excited to see you and the goats, but we look forward to rescheduling for a warmer, drier day this spring. Stay tuned for the new date and we hope you can make it!” Follow them on Facebook to stay up to date on this event.

19th Annual Paradise Chocolate Fest

Don’t miss out on the 19th Annual Chocolate Fest happening on Saturday, May 11, 2024, from 10:00am- 5:00pm at the Terry Ashe Recreation Center, located at 6626 Skyway. Indulge in an unforgettable sweet experience with chocolate samples, beverages, craft booths, games, and prizes—all for a good cause benefiting youth programs and services on the Paradise Ridge! Admission is $5.00, and children 4 and under are free. Click here for more information.

Open House Weekend

Paradise holds a unique charm for residents, workers and visitors, and the Paradise Ridge Chamber of Commerce is eager to showcase it to everyone with an Open House Weekend event.  The town is pulling out all the stops June 1st and 2nd, offering two full days of festivities. Highlights include a special Party in the Park, guided hiking excursions, tours of homes and gardens, exclusive discounts, exciting giveaways, and special promotions. It’s an event you won’t want to miss! Sign up here to stay updated and receive more information!

Party in the Park

A community favorite! Bring your chair or blanket and enjoy local tunes and vendors every Wednesday evening from June 12th to July 31st at the Paradise Community Park, located at 5570 Black Olive Drive from 5:30 – 8:30 p.m. See the entertainment lineup.

Make it Paradise Newsletter

This newsletter is designed to keep you informed of the ongoing recovery efforts as we rebuild Paradise.  Each week you will receive a newsletter with events, current numbers (building permits, etc.), current topics and a weekly Q&A.

Occasionally, we may send out an extra newsletter pertaining to an upcoming event or important information.