Kern County Fairgrounds

1142 South "P" Street Bakersfield, CA
Max Capacity: 3700 people
From horse show to trade show there is no more charming setting than the Kern County Fairgrounds. The Kern County Fairgrounds was established at its current site in the early 1950’s to showcase the county’s largest annual event. The 168-acre site is beautifully landscaped, filled with trees guaranteed to shade on the hottest day. The fairgrounds are just minutes from downtown Bakersfield and convenient to several hotels. Buildings and Grounds can accommodate small parties for 50, a square dance for 500, an outdoor extravaganza for more than 3,000, and our grandstand can accommodate up to 3,000 for concerts and 3,700 for rodeos. A spacious carnival lot, grandstand, theater and horse show arenas are ideal settings for outdoor events such as dog shows, sports shows and family reunions. The four buildings on site are no less charming for their four walls. Wedding receptions, RV rallies, garden expos, seminars and trade shows can be housed in one of several spacious rooms. Our experienced-staff, facilities and ample-parking are conveniently-located and available for your next: Rodeo, Concert, Training, Reunion, Wedding, Anniversary, Media Event, RV Camping, Competitions, Sporting Event, Livestock Show, Dance, Retreat, Birthday, Antiques, Swap Meet, Trade Show, Hobby Show, Commercials, Product Display, Vehicle Training, or Corporate Meeting. For more information call *NOT DISPLAYED* .
Package Pricing
Event Spaces
Building 1
Building 2
Building 3
Building 4
Buildings and Grounds
Carnival Lot
Horse Show Arena
  • Designated Bus Loading Area
  • Handicapped Accessible
  • Outdoor Function Area
  • Pets Allowed
  • Sporting/Recreational Facilities
  • Credit Cards Accepted: Major credit cards accepted.
  • Facility Location Setting: The 168-acre site is just minutes from downtown Bakersfield and convenient to several hotels.
  • Max Number of People for an Event: 3700
  • Number of Event/Function Spaces: 8
  • Parking: Complimentary Parking
Bakersfield, CA  
Capacity: 450
For all those other magical occasions to celebrate in life, such as baby showers, bridal showers, Sweet 16 celebrations and more, Party Palace Hall works with you to make turn your occasion into something sweet. From darling to charming, dapper to debonair, Party Palace Hall will help you dress up or dress down your reason for rejoicing. Party Palace Hall has hosted not only hundreds of weddings & quinceañeras but endless baby showers, first communions, holiday parties & other special events. Contact Party Palace Hall team for guidance in planning your next special occasion. Reception Hall for Weddings, Quinceañeras, Sweet Sixteen, Anniversaries and more. Capacity from 150 to 450 people.
Bakersfield, CA  
Capacity: 250
$1,500-$10,500 per event
Elegante is a unique and truly eye catching wedding venue that you won’t find anywhere else in the world. Its beauty is one that is comparable to nature itself, and it will be the perfect area to host your special event with your family and friends. You will find that as soon as you enter the venue you will be immersed in its magnificence and the beauty it has to offer. With an intimate feel and loads of personality, Elegante might be the perfect place for your wedding or next special event. Standing regally at the corner of 19th & E Streets, this historic jewel is located in the up and coming downtown Bakersfield. The venue is conveniently located within blocks of the arts district, a four star hotel, quality restaurants and the Padre Hotel. When you book it for your event and your guests walk in they will certainly be engrossed in the beauty that surrounds them. This is the wedding venue you have been dreaming of so come down today and see your dream come to reality.