Petaluma Downtown Association presents a one-of-a-kind festival and parade celebrating Petaluma’s agricultural heritage including booths, food and entertainment. The parade features live animals, marching bands, floats and more. Watch over 110 units march through Downtown, enjoy food and drink, music, arts and crafts and an area just for kids!
If you’re interested in participating in the parade or festival, details and applications are available on the Petaluma Downtown Association website.
Parade Day Fun at a Glance
The parade steps off at noon but the celebration begins hours before the parade winds its way through downtown Petaluma. Don’t miss out on a full day of Butter & Egg Days festival fun!
8 a.m. – 11 a.m. Lions Club Breakfast: Petaluma Blvd. across from Putnam Plaza
8 a.m. – 12 p.m. Firefighters Stickball Tournament: 2nd St. between D St. and C St.
10 a.m. – 5 p.m. Festival: Food, vendors, children’s activities, and fun throughout downtown
10 a.m. – 4 p.m. Kids’ Area: A St. Parking Lot
10 a.m. – 4 p.m. Riverfront Stage: B and Second St.
10 a.m. Cow Chip Throwing Contest: In front of the Mystic Theatre; 21 Petaluma Blvd. N.
10:15 a.m. Petaluma Egg Farm Cutest Little Chick Contest: Copperfield’s; 140 Kentucky St.
11:15 a.m. Pre-Parade Entertainment
11:30 a.m. Clover Sonoma Kids’ Pre-Parade: 4th and D St.
12 p.m. Full Parade Begins
11 a.m. – 3:30 p.m. Beer Gardens: Western Ave. near Kentucky St. & B St. at Petaluma Blvd.