BUTTE COUNTY, Calif. - Hundreds of people are expected to visit Butte Creek Canyon Sunday, June 3rd to take part in the annual Pancake Breakfast on the Honey Run Covered Bridge and the 49er Fair at the Centerville School.
The Pancake Breakfast runs from 8 a.m.. to 11 a.m. with Drawings, Music by the Pub Scouts and lots of pancakes! The cost is $8 for adults and $5 for kids under 12. The grand prize in the drawing is a 3 day 2 night stay in Sonoma.
The event is a fundraiser for the Honey Run Covered Bridge Association, which receives no government funding for its efforts to protect and maintain the historic bridge and its park.
The 49er Fair is a benefit for the Centerville Recreation and Historical Association, and goes toward maintaining the historic school house. It runs from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m., featuring Arts, Crafts, Food, Beer, Wine, a Plant Sale, Music, Drawings and a Silent Auction. The grand prize in the drawing is a 3 day 2 night stay in San Francisco. There will also be gold panning and spinning wheel demonstrations.
There will be a shuttle provided from Centerville Estates to and from the Museum, which is located at 13548 Centerville Road.
The Honey Run Covered Bridge in Butte Creek Canyon east of Chico was originally is a historic monument. It was originally built as the Carr Hill Bridge in 1886 and opened to the public in 1887.
For more information visit the Honey Run Covered Bridge Association website here.