Birthday Parties

Nature Center Birthdays

ONLINE booking now Available! Reserve Online

Looking for the perfect place for your child’s birthday party? The Nature Center has just the spot!

Our birthday parties include an hour of guided activities with a theme-based craft, a meet-the-animals experience, and a staff led walk through the Chico Creek Nature Center area. You will have a reserved space at the center for cake and celebration.

Leave the party planning to us and we will make your child’s special day AWESOME!

Themes: Feathered Friends, Snakes, Little Sprouts, Wild Things, Fairies and Gnomes, Princesses, Superheroes

Fee:    $200 for up to 15 children (each additional child $5)

Days:  Saturday or Sunday

Time:  10:00 AM-12:30 PM or 1:00-3:30 PM

Reservations can be made Online or in person at the CARD Community Center located at 545 Vallombrosa Ave.  For availability inquires please contact the CARD office at (530) 895-4711 ext O.


Adventure Quest Birthdays

We Make Heroes

Come all ye would-be heroes!  Test your courage and your wits; meet different characters along your epic journey -- some helpful, some challenging -- and see if you’ve got what it takes to recover lost treasure, win the day... and become a hero!

Choose from three exciting themes: Quest (medieval fantasy), Adventure (think Indiana Jones or Uncharted), or Pirates!  Follow a trail of clues and overcome challenges both mental and physical.  Your adventure can be fully customizable for additional charge.  For safety, and to help the youngsters, we ask that at least two parents/adults accompany the group for children’s parties.  We create adventures for adults too!


10 children per party, ages 10 years and up

Price: is $250 for 2 hours. Down payment: $50 nonrefundable.
Includes your basic Adventure/Quest, a site reservation in Bidwell Park, and one character.  
$50 per each additional character.  $125 per each additional hour. 

Party favors, invitations, decorations, and further customizations can be negotiated for additional charge, no food included.

Call Chico Creek Nature Center at 891-4671 to book your Adventure Quest Birthday. (Please note that phone calls for reservations will only answered Wednesday to Friday 11:00 AM -  4:00 PM.)