Official Bakersfield Insiders’ Guide
Welcome to Col. Baker’s Field.
Bakersfield is known for its warmth, hospitality, country music, Basque cuisine, Mexican food, and so much more. In this Official Bakersfield Insiders’ Guide, you will find tips on how to experience what makes our city special: our music, unique food, racing, craft breweries, locally made products, and outdoor activities—all combined for lots of family fun.
Bakersfield welcomes visitors to conventions, meetings, sports events, and family gatherings, and many others who are simply passing through our city to other locations. Regardless of what brings you here, this city of friendly people will surely bring you back.