Things To Do in Kern County, CA


Things to do in Kern County are listed by cities below such as Bakersfield, Delano, Oildale, Ridgecrest and Wasco. Kern County in Southern California is made up of the southern tip of the Sierra Nevada Mountains the south end of the San Joaquin River Valley and the western portion of the Mojave Desert. Visitors and residents of Socal who love the outdoors would also love a visit to Kern County -- with so many diverse outdoor adventures to be had, it's worth the trip. Consider visiting these public parks and lands: Kern and Bitter Creek National Wildlife Refuge birding, Tule Elk State Natural Reserve for wildlife watching (bring binoculars to see the Elk just in case), Red Rock Canyon State Park for incredible canyon hikes, Fort Tejon State Historic Park a living history military museum that is great for families, Isabella Lake for boating and fishing, and Sequoia National Forest for hotsprings, skiing, snowshowing and backpacking in the Sierras. Bakersfield is the largest city in Kern County. It's centrally located for easy access to all corners of the county and has many museums and things to do of its own. Kern County is also home to Edwards Air Force Base (the site of the first supersonic flight) as well as the Mojave Spaceport (the US's first inland spaceport). http://www.co.kern.ca.us/

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Upcoming Events in Kern County

Jun 14
to Jun 30 17
Voyage To Venus Bakersfield, in Bakersfield, CA, takes place June 14, 2015 and ends on June 30, 2017.

October
to April 17
Playing in the Western Conference, Pacific Division of the ECHL, the Bakersfield Condors are always pushing for the top.

January
to December
Brimhall CFM Saturday Farmers Market, in Bakersfield, California, takes place in January and ends in December. This Farmers Market event is sponsored by Jaclyn Allen and will be located at 9500 Brimhall Rd, Parking lot of Prime Cutt, Belladagio, Uniquely Chic.

January
to December
Bakersfield Saturday CFM Farmers Market, in Bakersfield, California, takes place in January and ends in December. This Farmers Market event is sponsored by Kern County CFM Association and will be located at Golden State Highway & F Street.

January
to December
Nuui Cunni Saturday Farmers Market, in Lake Isabella, California, takes place in January and ends in December. This Farmers Market event is sponsored by Anna Leon and will be located at 2600 HWY 155.

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