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Second annual Bakersfield Sister City Gardens Festival to highlight cultural diversity

Posted at 7:22 AM, Nov 16, 2019
and last updated 2019-11-16 12:38:16-05

BAKERSFIELD, Calif. — Explore the five sister city gardens, Saturday, at the second annual Bakersfield Sister City Gardens Festival.

Currently, Bakersfield's five sister cities are Amritsar, India; Bucheon, South Korea; Cixi, China; Santiago de Queretaro, Mexico; and Wakayama, Japan.

The event will feature dancers, martial arts demonstrations and a variety of ethnic foods available at the vendor booths.

The Bakersfield Sister City Gardens Festival is free to attend and family-friendly.

The festival is from 10 a.m. until 3 p.m., and will be held at Bakersfield's Sister City Gardens, located at 525 18th Street.

For more information on the Bakersfield Sister City Project Corporation, click here.