BAKERSFIELD, Calif. - 'What's Happening' Kern County? Here's a list of fun events happening in Bakersfield and Kern County for August 16, August 17.
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Sunday, August 17, 2014
HAGGIN OAKS FARMERS MARKET
Looking for fresh and tasty seasonal fruits and vegetables? Then check out the Haggin Oaks Farmers Market today from 9:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m. Vendors there have a selection of items including fruits, veggies, local honey, hummus, artisan breads and juices too. The Haggin Oaks Farmers Market is in the parking lot of the Kaiser Permanente on Ming Avenue.
ELVIS: THAT'S THE WAY IT IS
You can enjoy a special showing of "Elvis: That's the Way It Is" today at the Edwards Stadium 14. The film is a 1970 documentary about the king of rock 'n roll's return to performing live after focusing for several years on his acting career. It features performances from concerts in Las Vegas. The show starts at 2:00 p.m. Tickets are $7.50 for adults and $7 for kids and seniors.
KITTEN & CAT ADOPTIONS
Cause 4 Cats Inc. is dedicated to improving the lives of cats that either pets, strays or feral by providing trap-neuter-return rescue and shelter services. You can help the organization by adopting a kitten or cat from their shelter inside Petco, at 5151 Gosford Road. Adoptions are taking place from 10:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.
"Latination" showcases Latino community through
An art gallery in downtown is celebrating culture through an exhibit.
Stallion Springs standoff ends after five hours
A standoff situation in Stallion Springs ended late Thursday night after a five-hour standoff.
"Paws on the ground" has parents concerned
Recess is a time for students to cut loose and take a break. But one local school is changing it up and it's not going over well…
Highway 46 closes after gas leak in Wasco
The Kern County Fire Department is currently working on a natural gas leak near the Wasco State Prison Thursday.