Event Information

Bidwell Bark is the largest pet-friendly community event held annually at Sycamore Field in Lower Bidwell Park in Chico, CA, this year it will be on Saturday, April 8th.  With over 1,500 animal lovers and their dogs gathering in Lower Bidwell Park for a fun run/walk and festival filled day of food trucks, kids carnival games, vendors, dog fun zone, demonstrations, contests and much more!! Bidwell Bark is one of the largest fundraisers for Butte Humane Society.

April 8th Festival – FREE to attend! IBKC Fundraiser

The festival is free to attend. Come out with your furry friend to enjoy a day in the park with other dog lovers. Canine Demonstrations and Dog Fun Activity Zone are free to enjoy. Activities such as the Kids Fun Zone and Dog Contests request a small donation. There will be several local vendors giving out free goodies and specials.

April 8th Fun Run and Walk – RegisterReg Fee Notice

We ask that anyone wanting to participate in the Fun Run or Walk please register for the event. With registration you receive the official Bidwell Bark T-shirt, reusable Tote Bag, access to the Refuel (Breakfast) Tent, and your own customizable webpage to help fundraise for animals in need!