Kern County is the most productive agricultural regions in the United States.
Things to Do
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From the hottest country acts to up and coming local artists, the Bakersfield music scene is a thriving collection of talent from all genres.
Central California culture is on display at our diverse museums.
In the 1950's and 60's Bakersfield became an unlikely birthplace for a new sound – The Bakersfield Sound.
Hiking, Biking and More!
Bakersfield has a wide array of sports teams and racing events.
Our mild climate, affordable average greens fees, spectacular scenery and outstanding courses make Bakersfield a favorite golf destination.
There are several exciting whitewater river rafting trips close to Bakersfield
Explore and enjoy art works from local artists and more!
Enjoy Bakersfield by day and by night with our entertainment listings.
Each year Bakersfield hosts festivals and events attended by locals and visitors alike.
So you are coming to Bakersfield by yourself or your spouse or significant other is going along for moral support.