Brown Belt Weekend

42nd Annual Brown Belt Weekend

Sept 21 & 22, 2019

This is an AJJF Sanctioned event – AJJF Membership is Required

(temporary/event memberships available at the event for an additional $5)

LOCATION: We are back at the park! Please arrive by 9:00 am so you can get registered before the opening at 9:15 and first classes at 9:30. 5-Mile at Bidwell Park

Registration and Cost: Cost is $60 if you register online in advance ( or $70 at the door. This is for the whole weekend, including lunch on Saturday. One-day rates also available. You are always welcome to just show up! Pay with credit cards onsite!

Schedule: Classes will be held between 9:30 am and 5:30 pm on Saturday, with a group dinner on Saturday night. Sunday’s classes will be from 9:30 am to 2:00 pm.

Weather: September days in Chico are usually warm and sunny. To see the current weather and forecast for Chico, click here.

Lodging: Many motels/hotels to choose from in town, and many friends that might have a place for you to crash if you ask. Get in touch if you need any accommodation

685 Manzanita Ct
(800) 310-2491
(530) 345-2491
Heritage Inn Express
725 Broadway
(800) 660-1417
(530) 343-4527
Budget Inn
1717 Park Ave
(530) 342-9472
Best Western Heritage Inn
25 Heritage Ln
(800) 528-1234
(530) 894-8600
Oxford Suites
2035 Business Ln
(800) 870-7848
(530) 899-9090

If you have any questions you can email


Presented by Nibukikan and Chico Kodenkan.