Shafter to celebrate 100th birthday

Centennial celebration runs Oct. 17th-20th

A Kern County city is getting ready to celebrate its 100th birthday.

Shafter's Centennial Festival runs from Thursday October 17th through Sunday October 20th.

Thursday's festivities will be highlighted by a performance of "Shafter Showdown," celebrating the city's history.

A firework show and Shafter High School alumni tailgate event takes place on Friday.

The Kiwanis Club is hosting a Saturday pancake breakfast.

And the event wraps up on Sunday with a civic luncheon and time capsule ceremony.

For a full list of schedule of events and how to purchase tickets just follow this link:

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