Bakersfield, the Nashville West
, located at the southern end of the San Joaquin Valley, is popular as the birthplace of the country western music stars. The city has a burgeoning art and culture scene, outdoor adventure, rich history, thriving nightlife
, diverse shopping scene
and eclectic food scene that gives travelers plenty to see and do.
Whether you are an art lover, history buff, country-western music fan, or just want to enjoy the nature and the city’s wilderness, Bakersfield is your destination! This California’s Country Music Capital has something for everyone with an array of cultural, historical and recreational attractions. History lovers can step back in time and explore the history and culture at the museums, culinary enthusiast indulge in the local authentic cuisines in the city restaurants
, fashion forwards can indulge in the brands they love at the city shopping spots, outdoor enthusiasts can go biking, hiking, rollerblading, jogging or walking along the scenic pathways, and music lovers can explore the Bakersfield Sound. With pleasant weather most times of the year, travelers can get outside and enjoy its attractions
Map of Bakersfield