Dozens turn out for Health and Wellness festival

BAKERSFIELD, Calif. - Kern County is celebrating public health week by bringing families together for a day of fun and food.

The Kern County Department of Public Health held its fourth annual Health and Wellness Festival at Mill Creek Sunday afternoon.

Families got to enjoy food, live music, and a fun zone for children and free health screenings were being offered.

"It's just a great day for us to think about health, but also just to celebrate together and enjoy the day," said Mariel Mehdipour with the Kern County Department of Public Health.

The county works with community partners to put on the event.

Print this article Back to Top