Coronavirus Event Cancellations and Postponements

The following is a list of closings, cancellations and postponements of events due to Coronavirus

Bakersfield Breakfast Rotary Club’s Seventh Annual Thousand Flags, Memorial Day Weekend – Canceled

Ken Jeong at The Fox Theater June 28th – Canceled

City of Bakersfield 4th of July FIreworks Celebration – Canceled

Mother’s Day Run planned for Sunday, May 10, at the Park at Riverwalk – Canceled

Monthly Pet Vaccination Clinic held by the Bakersfield Animal Care Center planned for Saturday, May 9 – postponed until further notice

Fun Run planned for Sunday, May 3, at the Park at Riverwalk – Canceled

The First Saturday Cleanup hosted by Keep Bakersfield Beautiful May 2nd – Canceled

Hillsong Worship Concert-Canceled

Sharyn Woods Golf Tournament and Gala – Rescheduled for November 6,7th 2020

Baby Shark Live scheduled for April 6th at Mechanics Bank Theater-Canceled

Tanya Tucker at Fox Theater – Postponed till October 25th 2020

An Evening with Amy Grant – Rescheduled for March 5th, 2021

Valley Plaza Mall – Closed indefinitely

APW Charity Clay Shoot – Canceled

The Mac and Cheese Festival – Postponed

The Office! A Musical Parody performance on April 1 – Canceled

PBR Pendleton Whisky Velocity Tour’s Bakersfield Buck Off event set to take place at Mechanics Bank Arena on Saturday, April 4.- Canceled

The Buena Vista Museum of Natural History and Science will be closed to the public from March 15th – April 14th, 2020

Maya Cinemas-All Theater Locations Closed Temporarily

American Cancer Society cancels local Relay For Life events due to coronavirus.

In an effort to mitigate the spread of COVID-19, the BFD has postponed all public events until further notice.

Kern County Museum grounds to be closed to the public starting Mar. 18, and its spring events have been canceled in response to COVID-19. The Museum’s Lori Brock Children’s Discovery Center will be closed Mar. 17-Apr. 17.

Kern County Library-All branches closed until April 13th

Critters Without Litters is suspending services to the public.

CAPK closing their Head Start and Early Head Start Centers effective at the end of the day on Tuesday, March 17.

CALM will join other local museums in temporarily closing. This closure will take effect tomorrow, March 17, 2020 and continue through at least April 13, 2020.

Evening at the Races event rescheduled. New date to be announced in the coming weeks.

BMoA will temporarily close as of March 17 due to growing concerns about the spread of the COVID19 virus.

The Valley Children’s Ice Center will close effective immediately for an indefinite period of time. This closure is to protect the health and safety of our valued guests, hockey players, skaters, and spectators.

4th Annual CSUB Cut a Thon has been postponed. A new date will be determined.

The Buena Vista Museum of Natural History & Science-Closed for two weeks

Diocese of Fresno: All daily and weekend masses, all catholic schools, meetings, activities, operations and diocese retreats are suspended Mar. 16-31

Celtic Women Celebration-Postponed

Lighting in a Bottle Festival-Canceled

All Kern High School District sporting and academic competitions, field trips, theater and music and other performances are suspended

AKC Dog Show Mar. 25-28 at Kern County Fairgrounds canceled

Greater Bakersfield Chamber is postponing all ribbon cuttings and mixers, and are evaluating all other meetings and events

Bakersfield March For Peace Mar. 13 at MLK Park canceled

Delano PD’s upcoming Block Party has been postponed out of an abundance of caution. They hope to reschedule the event in May.

The March 31st performance of Dancing With The Stars Live at Mechanics Bank Theater has been canceled. Purchases made through will be automatically refunded; all others should return to their point of purchase for a refund.

Farmers Markets in Bakersfield located at 3700 Mall View Road each Saturday from 9am-2pm and at 8800 Ming Avenue each Sunday from 9am-2pm, will be closed through the end of March due to the Coronavirus

Valley Strong Credit Union will reschedule the following
financial workshops:
 Medicare with Paul Sheldon – Previously scheduled for March 24th and 26th
 Home Buying 101 – Previously scheduled for April 7th

Baby Shark Show, Mechanics Bank Arena-Postponed

Fox Theater-All events canceled through end of March

Dustin Lynch concert-Postponed

City Animal Control low-cost pet clinic-Postponed
New Life Church services-Services to be streamed online
Bakersfield Speedway March 14 race-Postponed
March for Peace-Canceled
Country & Craft Beer Festival-Canceled

JoJo Siwa show-Postponed
Central Valley Sportsmen’s Boat and RV show-Postponed until May 15-17
Condor’s hockey-Season suspended
Vietnam Veteran Commemoration Ceremony, Postponed until further notice
Bakersfield Tennis Open-Canceled
Unaccompanied Veteran Ceremony-Postponed
Cirque du Soleil-Canceled
All Garces Memorial High School sporting events-Canceled
Leaders in Life Youth Conference-Canceled
Bakersfield College Garden Fest-Canceled
Liberty High School’s Veteran’s Banquet-Postponed
League of Dreams Baseball Opening Day-Canceled
Temblor’s March 13-Open-mic night-Postponed until further notice
Bakersfield College’s Distinguished speakers events-Canceled
Honor Flights-Postponed through April
Garces Memorial High School travel events-Canceled
Wind Wolves Spring Nature Festival-Canceled
Los Angeles County Air Show-Canceled

List complied with assistance from KGET-TV