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Where to celebrate the 4th of July and watch fireworks in Kern County

Posted at 5:52 AM, Jun 28, 2018

Celebrate the Fourth of July right here in Kern County! 

**If you know of any other events, send them our way!**


An All American Saturday Night at Kern County Raceway

Saturday June 30, 4:30 p.m. - 10:30 p.m.

Gates open at 4:30 PMwith racing at 7:00. Budweiser's Salute to America Fireworks Spectacular. Lucas Oil Modified Series, Nascar Super Stocks, Skid Plate Race, INEX Legends Twins, Inex Bandoleros, MIni Dwarfs. 


Bakersfield Train Robbers Baseball Game and Fireworks Show
Wednesday, July 4th: 7:30 p.m. - 10:30 p.m.

The Train Robbers face the California City Whiptails with a fireworks show to follow. Tickets are $10.


July 4th Community Celebration at the Park at River Walk
Wednesday, July 4: 6 p.m. - 9:30 p.m.

An annual Bakersfield tradition, the July 4th Community Celebration returns to the Park at River Walk, featuring a free fireworks show and live entertainment at the Spectrum Amphitheatre. The event will get started at 6:00 PM, with music by Mento Buru starting at 7:00 PM, and the fireworks scheduled for 9:15 PM. Food and beverage will be available for sale by El Churro Loco, Pita Paradise, Barrington’s Jamaican Kitchen, Fuego’s and Carney Kettle Corn. 23ABC will be there as well!


Stockdale Estates 4th Annual Red, White and Blue 4th of July Parade and Park Social 
Wednesday, July 4: 9 a.m.

The parade will start at the flag pole located at El Rio Drive and Mesa Verde Way at 9:00 a.m. on July 4th.  The parade makes its way through the neighborhood ending at Kroll Park.  
Please meet at that Flag Pole located at El Rio & Mesa Verde. The event starts promptly at 9 a.m. with the Pledge of Allegiance & singing God Bless America.  There will be games, a photo-booth, watermelon eating contest, lemonade stand, kids temporary tattoo booth, popcorn, La Rosa bars and more. 


Stars & Stripes Independence Day Celebration
Saturday, June 30: 10 a.m. - 10 p.m.

The festivities begin at 10 a.m. at Tank Park in Lake Isabella! The Stars & Stripes Celebration brings fun, music, Inflatable Water Park, food, vendors, games, free contests and much more! Fun for the whole family. The Lake Isabella Fireworks Extravaganza will begin around 9:30 p.m. depending on weather.


All-American 4th of July Festival

Wednesday, July 4: All day

Many events are happening throughout the day including the All-American 5k, Ed Grimes Memorial Breakfast, food booths, vendors, games, flag raising, musical performances, and more. The fireworks show begins at 9 p.m. For a full list of events, click here.


Virtual Fireworks Show at Frazier Mountain Park
Wednesday, July 4: 8:00 p.m. - 10:00 p.m.

The Mountain Communities Chamber of Commerce announces: "Join us at the Frazier Mountain Park Soccer Field for a fantastic Virtual Fireworks celebration!  This free show features an HD fireworks video, music, and sound effects. Feel free to get comfy and bring blankets, lawn chairs, snacks, and drinks." (Frazier Mountain Park Soccer Field: 3801 Park Drive)


Wasco Fireworks at Barker Park
Wednesday, July 4: 6:00 - 9:00 p.m.

Enjoy the Annual Wasco Fireworks Showat Barker Park. There will be Snow Cones, elotes, street taco vendors and MORE. The fireworks show starts once it is dark. It is a free family event 


Star Spangled Spectacular Fireworks Show

Tuesday, July 3: 7:45 p.m. - 10 p.m.

According to the Chamber of Commerce, The Kiwanis Club of Delano will be hosting this year's "Star Spangled Spectacular" Fireworks Show. Fireworks to be fired at dusk from the North end of the Delano Airport. 


The Annual Third of July Fireworks Show
Tuesday, July 3: 6:00 p.m. - 10:00 p.m.

Head to the Shafter High School football field to enjoy the free celebration. Gates will open at 6:00 p.m. with festivities following. The Fireworks Show will begin at 8:45 p.m. with a welcome, presentation of the Flag Salute, National Anthem and Invocation.



Taft Fireworks Show
Wednesday, July 4: 5:00 p.m. - 10:00 p.m.

Enjoy fireworks along with bounce houses , food vendors, crafts, and more. It is free to attend with VIP seating offered. Located at Rails to Trails.