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Bakersfield Tourism & Sightseeing

Bakersfield Tourism and Sightseeing
The Southern Gateway to the Central Valley, Bakersfield is the 9th largest city in California and one of the fastest growing regions in the nation. Steeped in music history, the city is the birthplace of the country music genre known worldwide as the Bakersfield Sound. Bakersfield is the seat of Kern County, which generates 76 percent of the state's oil supply and ranks third among all counties in the United States in agriculture-related production. From award-winning museum exhibits to a variety of regional attractions, Bakersfield has something to do for everyone!

Bakersfield also boasts an impressive collection of locally-owned, authentic restaurants including more Basque eateries than any other city in the nation. A short drive from the city puts visitors in the Southern Sierra Nevada Mountains where one can experience top-rated whitewater rafting, fly-fishing and hiking.

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Top Bakersfield Events

Bakersfield Symphony Orchestra

Fleetwood Mac:  On With The Show at Rabobank Arena

RX Bandits with Ev Kain at B Ryders

Iration, Tales From the Sea at Bakersfield Fox Theater

Robert Delong with In the Valley Below at B Ryders


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Upcoming Events in Bakersfield

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Event Venues

Rabobank Arena (11)
Bright House Networks Amphitheatre (7)
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Top Places to Stay in Bakersfield

Holiday Inn Express and Suites Bakersfield Central
Guest Score:
From $77 / night.

Free Internet.
La Quinta Inn & Suites Bakersfield North
Guest Score:
From $92 / night.

Free Internet, Free Breakfast.
Residence Inn by Marriott Bakersfield
Guest Score:
From $199 / night.

Free Internet, Free Breakfast.
SpringHill Suites by Marriott Bakersfield
Guest Score:
From $93 / night.

Free Internet, Free Breakfast.
The Padre Hotel
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From $229 / night.

Free Internet.

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