Welcome to Bakersfield! Known as ""Nashville West,"" this Southern California city is best known for its one of a kind brand of down home music. Regardless of whether you're searching for hotels with a pool to remain cool in the sun, or you if need to look at the country music scene, there's a reason Bakersfield is a great place to visit. And Its closeness to the Sierra Nevada and Tehachapi Mountains make this city ideal for outside sorts.
No outing in Bakersfield is finished without hearing the ""Bakersfield Sound."" That could mean listening to a band at the Buck Owens Crystal Palace or the Brighthouse Amphitheater, or looking at the city's rich music history at the Kern County Museum. A day spent walking through the Bakersfield Museum of Art, the Buena Vista Museum of Natural History, and the California Living Museum are essential items to add on the agenda.
If you’re along Highway 178 or Ming Avenue, East Hills Mall and Valley Plaza are great shopping areas to visit while spending a relaxing afternoon. Travelers near Rosedale Highway should spend time along the Promenade area for some retail therapy on their trip.
A fun way to enjoy the great outdoors during your trip is by taking an off-road expedition. Bakersfield is well known for wilderness adventures, and there are many lodges & Bakersfield hotels that are near spots for ATVs, dirt bikes, or hiking. If you’d rather prefer staying indoors, catch a Bakersfield Condors hockey game or watch the Bakersfield Jam play basketball at Rabobank Arena.
Bakersfield has a wide range of choice of eateries for you to appreciate. The city's Basque culture at eateries like Wool Growers and Noriega's, or get a bowl of stew at the renowned 24th Street Cafe. Make sure to eat in Italian style at Uricchio's Trattoria, then top off your day with a margarita at the Nuestro Mexico Restaurant. In case you're searching for a glass of wine rather, there are a lot of hotels close to Castle Rock Vineyards - so you won't need to go far after a decent tasting.
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Last Updated On March 10th 2017