CHICO, Calif.- Thousands of people gathered for Women's March Rallies across the country, including Chico.
People of all ages attended the 4th annual Chico Women's March,which started at the Downtown Chico City Plaza.
Demonstrators flooded the downtown streets Saturday with their signs to march for a variety of issues.
March leader, Ali Meders-Knight, says "The theme of the march this year is "Women Rise." This is a big gathering to empower women in the community."
Cheryl King, from Chico, says she has been attending the event every year. "It's important to me because this is how we get change."
The march will take place again next January in downtown Chico.
Redding and Sacramento also held Women's Rallies Saturday.