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.
Drunken driver gets 15 years to life for crash
Joseph Maine, the man convicted of a DUI crash that killed a pregnant woman will serve 15 years to life in prison.
Female body found near Remington Hot Springs
Kern County Sheriff's office are investigating a case where a body that was found near the Remington Hot Springs in Lake Isabella on Tuesday.
Boxcar where Merle Haggard lived moves to museum
Moving day is here. Country legend Merle Haggard's childhood home, A tiny boxcar will be moved from it's current location in Oildale to the…
California farmers look for new water sources
Central California farmers now maintain their crops with costlier water sources.