BAKERSFIELD, Calif. - 'What's Happening' Kern County? Here's a list of fun events happening in Bakersfield and Kern County on Saturday, June 7 and Sunday, June 8.
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Sunday, June 8, 2014
Head on up to the Glenville Rodeo for some exciting rodeo action! Today is the 66th annual Glennville Rodeo! The fun begins at 11 a.m. Tickets are $15 for adults and $10 for children. The rodeo arena is located at 196 Pascoe Road in Glennville.
Get up and dance to the beat during a special performance of "Hairspray" the musical today at 2:00 pm. The play tells the story of Tracy Turnblad in 1960s Baltimore, whose pursues her dream of performing on a TV dance show and along the way fights for civil rights. Tickets are $12 for adults, $10 for seniors and $5 for students. "Hairspray" plays at the Dore Theater at CSUB on 9001 Stockdale Highway.
HAGGIN OAKS FARMERS
Looking for fresh and tasty seasonal fruits and vegetables? Then check out the Haggin Oaks Farmers Market today from 9 a.m. to 2:00 p.m. Vendors there have a selection of items including fruits, veggies, local honey, hummus, artisan breaks and juices, too. It's in the parking lot of the Kaiser Permanente on Ming Ave.
"SATURDAY NIGHT FEVER"
You can also enjoy a special showing of "Raiders of the Lost Ark" today at the Edwards Stadium 14. The original Indiana Jones adventure starring Harrison Ford returns to the big screen. See Indy battle Nazis on a quest for the Lost Ark. Catch "Raiders of the Lost Ark" today at 2:00 p.m. Tickets are $7.50 for adults and $7 for kids and seniors.
BPD arrest murder suspect
A man wanted for murder has been arrested, according to the Bakersfield Police Department.
Illegal fireworks drop-off
The Bakersfield Fire Department is collecting illegal fireworks, no questions asked.
Kern County disposal sites closed 4th of July
All Kern County landfills, transfer stations and special waste facilities will be closed in observance of the July, 4 holiday on Saturday,…
Highway 178 through Kern Canyon reopened
UPDATE 11:33 A.M.: crews have reopened Hwy 178 through the canyon after an early morning fire.