BAKERSFIELD, Calif. - Despite rough weather conditions the 37th annual Sportsmen Boat and RV show has only brought sunshine and happiness to many families in Kern County.
Sunday marks the last day for eager outdoor goers to join the activities and not have to go very far to enjoy the pleasures of mother nature. The show begins at 10 a.m. and goes on until 5 p.m. at the Kern County fairgrounds on 1142 South P Street.
Tickets are $10 for adults and $5 for children ages 6 to 12 - but families who bring a canned good will receive $2 off their admission.
Families can take in the excitement as they visit various displays and vendor booths, try their luck at fishing, and even get a chance to join in on sand drag racing.
Anyone can come cheer on the racing competitors starting at only $8 for a pit pass and fees ranging from $25 to $65 for any who are interested in being a part of the race.
The race will take place in the Belle Terrace parking lot of the fairgrounds starting at 10:30 a.m. Testing and tuning starts at 8 a.m.