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 Mushrooms are an ecologically important part of the parklands and can look beautiful – but some of them contain dangerous toxins. (Photo courtesy of

East Bay Regional Park District (EBRPD) will host the Tilden Fungus Fair, Jan. 28 and 29, at the Tilden Nature Area. 

View hundreds of local mushroom specimens, mingle with the mycological community, and enjoy presentations, cooking demonstrations, mushroom art, and more at this two-day in-person special event. Presentations will be live-streamed each day from 10 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. at