BAKERSFIELD, Calif. - 'What's Happening' Kern County? Here's a list of fun events happening in Bakersfield and Kern County for June 22.
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Sunday, June 22, 2014
BAKERSFIELD'S ANIME CONVENTION
Panels, a Brina Palencia and Trina Nishimura Q&A and a Cosplay costume contest all happening at the Bakersfield Marriott Hotel today from 10:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. It's $12 to get in the doors. The Marriott Hotel is located at 801 Truxtun Ave.
HAGGIN OAKS FARMERS
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! It's all taking place in the parking lot of the Kaiser Permanente.
You can also enjoy a special showing of "The Godfather" today at Edwards Stadium 14. The classic film explores the life of a mafia family lead by Marlon Brando as he transfers control of his empire to his son, played by Al Pacino. Catch all the drama and action of "The Godfather" today at 2:00 p.m. Tickets are $7.50 for adults and $7 for kids and seniors.
ST. JUDE DREAM HOME FINAL TOUR
Today is the FINAL DAY you can go tour the St. Jude Dream Home in Seven Oaks. The 2,300 square foot, four-bedroom, two-bathroom, and two-car garage home is in a gated community. It has luxuries such as tile, granite counter tops, wood floors, French doors, a front porch and a courtyard. Tours start at 12 noon and will go on until 5:00 p.m. this Sunday. The home is located at 3118 Marsala St. in Bakersfield. Your purchase of a ticket helps the St. Jude Children's Research Hospital fight childhood cancer.
Motorcyclist killed in early morning crash
One person is dead and another person hospitalized after a motorcycle crash in Southwest Bakersfield early Friday morning.
Storm cell brings mud & flooding to mountains
It's been another unusual rainy day in July. Some parts of the county only saw sprinkles. Others had flooding.
Rain, Flash flood hits Kern County
Parts of Kern County got rain and even some flash flooding on Thursday evening.
Tehachapi prepares for another threat of floods
Neighbors were concerned Thursday as forecasts predict another storm is on the way.