What’s Going On


Skateland will host an Easter Craft Fair, Sunday, April 5th. It’s from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. and admission is FREE. Address: 415 Ming Avenue across from the Fairgrounds arena, info: 831-5567

Operation Packing Co.

The 3rdannual Operation B-Tuff Poker run to support our troops is Sunday, April 5th. It starts at Bike-ersfield on Downing Avenue and ends at O’Hennings with food, live music and raffles. Poker run $35 couples, $25 single riders, registration is at 8 am. Event benefits Operation Packing Company providing care packages to overseas troops

Lifehouse Church

Lifehouse Church is hosting a huge Easter Fest on April 11that North High School. Admission is free, it’s from 10am until 2 pm with free food plus food trucks to buy from, lots of eggs to hunt, kids’ activities, and raffles. For more information call 392-0700

Bakersfield Train Robbers

The Bakersfield Train Robbers professional Baseball team is looking for host families for the players for this season from May to Mid-August. If you would like to learn about becoming a host family Visit BakersfieldTrainRobbers.com under About, choose host families or call 661 203-9744

Land Cruisers of Bakersfield

The annual Land Cruiser Rally and Swap Meet is April 18that the North Bakersfield Toyota Dealership at Hwy 99 and Hwy 65. It’s from 8 am to 1 pm with free admission. All Land Cruisers are welcome to this show to buy, see and trade, so for more details call Andy 661. 665-9603

Kern County Library

Even though Library branches are closed, you can still access their digital library for e-books. All you need is a library card. For more details Visit kern county library.org

Casa of Kern County

Plan your 2020 social calendar and help support the work of CASA of Kern County. The 2020 Celebration parties are taking reservations right now including cooking classes, wine parties, and special holiday celebrations. For more details check out the Party booklet online at KernCasa.org


The Annual Wine Women and Shoes event is coming May 19thto benefit the Alzheimers Disease Association of Kern County. Tickets for this afternoon event are on sale now so for more details visit WineWomenandShoes.com/ADAKC


The State Department of Parks and Recreation have temporarily closed all campgrounds in the Parks System but visitors are welcome to walk the beaches and hike the trails. They ask that you follow all health safety precautions especially social distancing. Please follow them on Facebook, Instagram and twitter for updates

CA Wildlife

The California Department of Fish and Wildlife will host the 7thannual Invasive Species Youth Art Contest for students in grades 2 through 12. This is an arts/multi-media project with the 2020 theme Be a Habitat Hero and deadline is May 1st. For more information visit wildlife.ca.gov, click on News Feed and select Youth Art contest