Big Hat Days

BIG Hat Days Presented By Clovis Chamber of Commerce and Chukchansi Gold Resort and Casino!


BIG Hat Days

84th Annual
April 2 and 3, 2022 in Old Town Clovis
Saturday, April 2nd 9am-6pm &
Sunday, April 3rd 9am-5pm


BIG Hat Days vendor registration opens for returning vendors December 2021.

New Vendor Registration Opens January 2022 

Volunteer Registration Opens January 2022 

The Clovis Chamber of Commerce kicks of Rodeo month in 2022 with the 84th annual Big Hat Days event in Clovis, CA. Plans are underway for the Chamber to host a fun, safe, and special event this year on April 2 & 3, 2021.

The BIG Hat Days, a Clovis Chamber Event, is the largest two-day festival in Central California. Over 140,000 visitors fill the streets of Old Town to enjoy hundreds of craft and food booths.

For eighty-four years, Big Hat Days has served as a community showcase and a tribute to our western heritage and small-town character. We look forward to continuing this tradition in 2022.

As we move closer to the date, we will continue to update our community on the event. We look forward to seeing our community in April.


Chamber Contact:

[email protected]
Phone: (559) 299-7363

Read Our June 8, 2021 Press Release:
83rd Annual BIG Hat Days This Weekend June 12 & 13, 2021

Read The May/June Issue of The Chamber Review

Read Our May 17, 2021 Press Release:
Clovis Chamber’s Annual BIG Hat Days Approved For June 12 & 13, 2021

Past Articles & News:
Read the 2021 BIG Hat Days Insert in the Clovis Roundup









Read the May/June 2021 Issue of The Chamber Review


According to the city of Clovis ordinance, pets are NOT allowed at Old Town events. This includes those carried or pushed in a cart. Please respect your fellow visitors and leave Fido at home. There are many children in strollers who are at your pet’s eye and mouth level. Thank you.


BIG Hat Days is located on Pollasky Ave, one block west of Clovis Avenue, in Old Town Clovis between Third and Ninth Streets:

Coming from Highway 99 going north:
Take the Clovis Avenue exit (south of Fresno) to the right and travel about 12 miles to Old Town Clovis. When you pass Shaw Avenue, you’re almost there
Coming from Highway 99 going south:
Take the 180 exit (just past Belmont Ave), continue to Hwy 168 exit to Clovis. Take the Bullard Exit, travel east and follow the signs
GPS setting:
325 Pollasky Ave, Clovis (location of the Chamber of Commerce within the festival)


Parking is free in surrounding lots and streets. The largest lot is located at the Clovis Rodeo Grounds, on the east side of Clovis Ave between Bullard and 5th Streets

GPS setting: 748 Rodeo Dr, Clovis.

The Explorers Police Cadets will escort you across Clovis Ave to the festival.

Handicapped parking is located at Fifth and Clovis on both the north and south sides of Fifth Street and in the American Legion parking lot at 4th and Woodworth.



Hotel Accommodations

Hotel  Phone Website
Comfort Suites – Clovis (559) 299-9992
Courtyard by Marriott Clovis Fresno (559) 917-5124
Courtyard Sierra Vista
Fairfield by Marriott Fresno Yosemite International (559) 825-5200
Fairfield Inn & Suites (559) 323-8080
Hampton Inn & Suites Clovis (559) 348-0000
Home2 Suites Clovis/Fresno (559) 712-8002
Homewood Suites by  Hilton, Clovis (559) 292-4004
Hotel Piccadilly (559) 348-5520
Towne Place Suites (559) 251-7800

Our Event Sponsors

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clovis rodeo