Ag-tivities include: milking a cow, collecting eggs from the chicken coop, pick walnut from a tree, shake an almond tree to collect nuts, pick potatoes from sand field, play with tractors in the rice bin, roping a steer, petal tractor course, and ‘My American’ Farm computer game stations.
There’s a new BEARiff in town! Or, sometimes, a new farmer, or ring-master… BlueBEARy is a bear of many talents. Mostly he enjoys putt-putting around the fairgrounds with his pal, Nancy, in his shiny red mini-Model T truck meeting fairgoers, posing for epic selfies and singing silly songs. He is also great at helping guests find there way around the fair and offering suggestions for the best food, shows, exhibits and more.
Farm Babies is fun for the whole family and a great educational opportunity for kids of all ages. Not only does the exhibit feature many different types of farm animals and their babies, there are trained docents from Chico State's College of Agriculture to answer all of your questions and share interesting facts. Farm babies include piglets, kids, chicks, calves, lamb, and don't miss goat mountain!
Hollywood’s brightest and most colorful stars won’t just be seen on the Red Carpet this year… they can be seen LIVE at the Fair!
Nancy Riegler hosts the POLLYWOOD Bird Show starring super smart and savvy performing birds with a crazy, comedic edge. Meet bird stars seen on The Tonight Show, Animal Planet’s Pet Star, The Ellen DeGeneres Show and in numerous commercials, television shows and movies (Paulie the Movie). Enjoy an affectionate, behind the scenes experience highlighting the talent, personality, athleticism and intelligence of the bird performers plus learn some fascinating how did they do that Hollywood secrets. Silly singing and talking performing parrots as well as high-flying stunt birds perform along with rare exotic jungle stars and amazing trick performers.
Shawn has been performing for over 40 years Shawn Eric has been practicing and performing his magic and entertainment skills for over 40 years!
Currently Shawn is a magician member of the Academy of Magical Arts and a regular performer at the Magic Castle in Holllywood, California.
Sam and his pal Slim can be found wander around the Fair. Be warned though, Sam and Slim are known for their wise cracking hijinks, wild stories, and the cheesiest jokes west of the Mississippi.
A nonstop cast of wacky characters Skip Banks has been featured on The Late Late Show, The Ellen Degeneres Show and Arena Halftime Shows around the world.
You will see Skip Banks, inflate a balloon before your very eyes and watch him wiggle his way into it, seal himself off inside the balloon, only to have just his head come flying out of the balloon while his body remains inside to the music of M.C. Hammer "Can't Touch This". A must-see-to-believe performance!
Join Tanna Banana at the Silver Dollar Fair for stories and singing.
Their athleticism will surprise you. Their full throttle racing form will blow you away. And all the while, you will barely be able to catch your breath from laughing so hard, your belly aches!
With his own kind of energy, Washboard Willy has become a Pied Piper of Rhythm for children of all ages. His interactive style connects with all audiences. During his performance he will pass out hand-held rhythm instruments to the kids and together they become Willy's Washboard Jamboree.