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Holiday Events

Feel the magic of the holidays in Bakersfield with fun-filled events for everyone!

Rock'n Holiday
Fridays, Saturdays and Sundays
November 29 - December 20, 2019
Ovation Theatre
1622 19th Street
$35.00

The Holiday Extravaganza
November 29 - December 23, 2019 
The Gaslight Melodrama Theatre & Music Hall
12748 Jomani Drive.
$25.00-$27.00

Meet Santa at The Marketplace
Thursday, Friday, Saturday & Sunday
November 29 - December 22, 2019
12:00pm - 4:00pm
The Marketplace
9000 Ming Avenue
$25.00

Bakersfield Christmas Town 
November 29  - December 31, 2019
5:30pm
Kern County Musuem
3801 Chester Ave
$20.00

Holiday Lights at CALM
November 30, 2019 – January 4, 2020 except December 25, when CALM will be closed.
5:30pm - 9:00pm
10500 Alfred Harrell Hwy
$6.00-$12.00 military personnel and veterans (both with military ID) receive $2 off.

Breakfast with SANTA
December 1, 2019
9:00am - 2:00pm
RiverLakes Ranch
5201 Riverlakes Drive
$15.00

Mariachi Sol De Mexico presents “A MERRY-ACHI CHRISTMAS”
December 4, 2019
8:00pm
Fox Theater
2001 H Street
$28.00 - $68.00

Bakersfield Christmas Parade
December 5, 2019
6:30pm
Parade route located in downtown Bakersfield
FREE

Bakersfield Symphony Orchestra Presents: Home for the Holidays
December 6 2019
6:00pm
Mechanics Bank Theater
1001 Truxtun Ave.
$20.00- $45.00

A Christmas Story - The Musical
December 6, 7, 8, 11, 12, 13, 15, 18, 19, 20, 21, 22
Stars Theatre
1931 Chester Avenue
$40.00-$70.00

Pink Martini: HOLIDAY SHOW FEATURING CHINA FORBES
December 6, 2019
8:00pm
Fox Theater
2001 H Street
$35.00 - $75.00

Bakersfield Rainbow Voices- Make the Season Pop
December 7, 2019
7:00pm 
First Congregational
5 Real Road
$7.00-10.00

Chez Noel Holiday Home Tour
December 6 and 7, 2019
10:00am - 3:30pm
Tour 3 area homes
$40.00 

League of Dreams Breakfast with Santa
December 7 and 9, 2019
8:00am - 10:00am
Applebees
9000 Ming Avenue
$10.00

Bakersfield Toy Run
December 8, 2019
7:00am
Beach Park
21st and Oak Streets
1 New unwrapped toy & 1 canned food item equal to $20 value per person, or $20 cash per person

Christmas Wreath Design Class
December 9 and 14, 2019
2:00pm
Log Cabin Florist
800 19th Street
$85.00

Acoustic KRAB Christmas
December 11, 2019
7:00 pm
Fox Theater
2001 H Street
$10.00-$30.00

Civic Dance Center’s 41st Annual Nutcracker
Friday, December 13 at 7:30pm
Saturday, December 14 at 1:00pm and 7:30pm
Sunday, December 15 at 1:00pm
Mechanics Bank Theater
1001 Truxtun Ave.
$40 adults, $20 students, and $10 kids under 6

NOR’s 46th Annual Christmas Parade
December 14, 2019
10:00am
North Chester Avenue
Free

A Bakersfield Master Chorale Christmas
December 14, 2019
7:00pm
St John’s Lutheran Church
4500 Buena Vista Rd
$10.00-$25.00

Bike Bakersfield Holiday Lights Ride
December 19, 2019
7:00 PM to 9:00 PM
Beach Park
21st Street
Free

Bakersfield’s Annual Public Menorah Lighting
December 22, 2019
5:00pm
The Marketplace
9000 Ming Avenue
Free


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