“It’s Always Punny in Petaluma”
The parade steps off at noon and will march through the historic downtown, surrounded by a festival of fun and activities including a Kids Area, Arts & Vendor Area, Entertainment Stage, Beer Gardens and Food Booths from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. The Clover Kids’ Parade precedes the main parade at 11:30am with a procession of preschoolers and primary grade youngsters and their families. This year’s theme “It’s Always Punny in Petaluma – Celebrating all that is udder-ly egg-ceptional in Sonoma County and Clo the Cow’s 50th Birthday.” Cow chips and donkey apples will take flight at 10:00 a.m. in front of McNear’s. The always popular “Cutest Chick Contest” begins at 10:15 a.m. on the Petaluma Egg Farm stage on Kentucky Street outside of Copperfield’s Books. The Butter & Egg Days festivities continue on Sunday, April 28th when the historic downtown district transforms into an open air marketplace for the Spring Antique Faire. Treasure hunt among over 200 vendors from 8 a.m. to 4 p.m.