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Fun things to do in BAKERSFIELD

Welcome to the Country Music Capitol of California….Bakersfield! located in the stunning Kern County, Bakersfield gives the family a taste of city excitement, with the serenity of nature all at the same time. 

From museums, festivals, education, to entertainment and fun activities for those active kids, there are places to visit with the family in Bakersfield… you just have to know where to start!

Want some family adventures? Just head to attractions like Camelot Park Family Entertainment Center with mini golf and go-karts!

Love wildlife? How about a zoo with a difference at California Living Museum with gardens and animals alike.

Can’t get enough learning? Why not visit the Buena Vista Museum of Natural History? It makes science and history fun!

With festivals every month, numerous river rafting adventures, and a bevy of outdoor adventure, you will be able to find something perfect for everyone!

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  • Buena Vista Museum of Natural History

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    Bakersfield

    Kids can immerse themselves in the history of the earth, including palaeontology and geology, through a fun yet scientific-based experience.

  • Camelot Park Family Entertainment Center

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    (1 miles) Bakersfield

    An adventurous playground of miniature golf, go-karts, arcade, batting cages and much more for the entire family.

  • California Living Museum

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    (9 miles) Bakersfield

    A great day out for the whole family, California’s premier native zoo and garden showcases native California animals and plants to teach kids respect for all living things through education ...

  • Insect Lore Bugseum

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    (16 miles) Shafter

    The live exhibits range from the backyard variety to a few things more intriguing and are enhanced by educational activity stations. Guided tour available.

  • Kern River Whitewater Rafting

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    (39 miles) Wofford Heights

    The Kern river is an excellent adventure vacation and outing for families. From half day to two day rafting trips, Kern River Outfitters specializes in catering to families to provide a fun, safe and ...

  • Mountain And River Advetntures

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    (43 miles) Kernville

    A great, exciting and very wet day out for the whole family with white water rafting down the beautiful Kern River, as well as other adrenaline packed activities.

  • Feline Conservation Center

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    (56 miles) Rosamond

    Cat lovers of all ages who discover this desert zoo and wildlife are amazed at the variety of wild cat species found here.

  • Trail Of 100 Giants

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    (57 miles) Springville

    Long Meadow Grove (341 acres) offers a spectacular hike at the Trail of 100 Giants, a mile-long fully accessible interpretive trail.

  • Antelope Valley Rural Museum

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    (68 miles) Lancaster

    Dedicated to preserving the rural history of Antelope Valley, this Californian historical museum preserves, restores and exhibits artifacts important to the history of the area.

  • Visalia Adventure Park

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    (69 miles) Visalia

    Whatever the age Visalia Adventure Park has something for everybody: 18 hole Minature Golf Course, Hwy 66 Bowling, 900ft Family Go-Kart Track, Lazer Tag, Bumper Boats, Batting Cages, Full Throttle ...

  • Ice Station Valencia

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    (69 miles) Valencia

    Consists of one Olympic size rink, one National Hockey League size rink, and a unique studio rink with state-of-the-art sound and light systems, birthday party rooms, plus virtual reality and video ...

  • Six Flags Magic Mountain

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    (70 miles) Valencia

    Have that Six Flags magic experience with thrill rides, family rides, and kids rides - so it's great for the entire family! Theme Park family fun in California.

  • Six Flags Hurricane Harbour

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    (70 miles) Valencia

    Cool off in Los Angeles with Six Flags Hurricane Harbor, with water slides and thrilling attractions!

  • Under the Sea Indoor Playground

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    (71 miles) Santa Clarita

    Under the Sea is the newest, fun, unique, exciting, most talked about children\'s entertainment center. Beautiful floor-to-ceiling murals depict the world under the sea, with pirates, mermaids, and ...

  • The Gentle Barn

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    (72 miles) Santa Clarita

    A beautiful place where kids with special needs or come from troubled backgrounds, interact with animals who have been severely abused, rescued, rehabilitated and given sanctuary.

  • Mount Asia Fun Center

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    (72 miles) Santa Clarita

    Mountasia is an action-packed, 7-acre entertainment complex offering fun for the entire family.

  • Mountasia Family Fun Center

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    (72 miles) Santa Clarita

    Mountasia is a 7-acre entertainment center featuring Miniature Golf, Go Karts, Bumper Boats, Lazer Tag, Rock Climbing Wall, Video & Redemption Games, Batting Cages and a Farrells Ice Cream Parlour ...

  • Santa Barbara Zoo

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    (75 miles) Santa Barbara

    With 30 acres and over 400 animals plus play areas, animal feeding, zoo train, carousel and more.

  • Santa Barbara Museum of Natural History

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    (76 miles) Santa Barbara

    The Museum features eleven exhibit halls, focusing on regional natural history, including birds, insects, mammals, marine life, paleontology, Native Americans and the Chumash Indians.

  • Rockin Kids PlayCenter

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    (77 miles) Simi valley

    Rockin' Kids Play Center offers indoor play and parties for kids in a safe and clean environment. It's a place for kids to use their social and motor skills while interacting with other children. ...

  • My Gym Ventura

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    (77 miles) Ventura

    My Gym Kids grow by leaps and bounds, while building their confidence and self-esteem along with their social skills. They gain strength, balance, fitness, coordination, and motor skills. Each week ...

  • Underwood Family Farm Somis

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    (77 miles) Somis

    Bring the family out for a picnic and to visit the Donkeys, Alpacas, Rabbits, and the numerous Pygmy Goats who have their own custom mountain walk for climbing. Small kids will love the sandbox and ...

  • Santa Barbara Maritime Museum

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    (77 miles) Santa Barbara

    Discover a treasure of experiences and help us to share and inform those who have not been able to explore the sea themselves to experience the wonders of the California coast. We hope that you too ...

  • Paint Pals Clubhouse

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    (77 miles) Simi Valley

    Designed to stimulate kids' creativity, this art studio lets the kids make their own artwork, sing karaoke, use their state of the art shadow room, black light maze and make a stuffed animal in their ...

  • Teaching Kids To Fish

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    (77 miles) Ridgecrest

    Teaching Kids To Fish is a great not-for-profit organization that benefits kids less fortunate, by giving them the opportunity to learn how to fish and how to respect our environment

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