Sleep Inn & Suites
6257 Knudsen Drive
Bakersfield, CA 93308
Phone: (661) 399-2100
Fax: (661) 399-2528
A large area for planning a day with friends and family, Stramler Picnic Reservation Area is popular for the open spaces that it offers. The area is also a venue for many local events and offers several facilities for a fun day out.
A lovely park with a beautiful play area, tennis courts and open spaces for a large number of activities, Madison Grove Park brings the neighborhood together. The park is also perfect for walking your dog and the shady trees offer perfect spots for bringing a picnic.
Chris Isaak, Earth Wind and Fire, the Harry Potter movies and the Moscow Ballet's Great Russian Nutcracker have the Bakersfield's Fox Theater in common. This venue is open to practically every kind of event, both public and private. It hosts plays, concerts, seminars, readings, proms, corporate functions and more. This Art Deco theater dates back to 1930 and has become a prominent city landmark. Something interesting is always happening here, so don't forget to book your tickets well in advance!
Often called the Country Music Capital of California, Bakersfield traces its history back to thousands of years, although it was founded only in the late 1860s. The city owes its nickname to the unique sub-genre of country music called Bakersfield Sound which has its beginnings here in the 1950s.
Saunders Park is a local park explored by many for their evening jogs or even for walking their pets. The park has a play area for children and there are several open spaces for sports and other activities too.
Panorama Park is a wooded wonderland with trails for hiking, bird watching and nature walks. Picnic facilities are also available here.
Built in the early 1900s, in the Renaissance revival style, the Beale Memorial Library (also called the Baker Street Library) is an impressive structure. Browse through the shelves of this public library or simply marvel at its clean cut exterior and opulent interior.
Lengthwise Brewing Company brews a wide variety of microbeers ranging from IPAs to dark stouts. Drop in for a tasting session and leave with a few bottles of your favorite wine.
An impressive facility where amateurs as well as professionals can practice and hone newer golfing skills, the Jose's Golf Range is one of the city's more popular places to visit. Their driving range is phenomenal and after some golf their garden is a perfect place to unwind and soak in the setting sun.
Coral Keys Park is a small but wonderful local park. The place has a lovely play area for children and it is lined with a joggers track which keeps busy during evenings and early mornings.
Lake Ming is a man-made structure in Bakersfield which was built mainly to cater to the recreational needs of the community. Locals are regularly engaged in water ski, fishing, or motorboat sailing.