Arts, Music & Entertainment in Bakersfield
Bakersfield is your hot ticket to a night of entertainment. B Town rolls out the red carpet for world-renowned performing arts, blockbuster concerts, and live action sports venues; the city has played host to big time artists like Billy Idol and Broadway musicals like Joseph and the Amazing Technicolor Dreamcoat. Where's your ticket?
Art buffs hang out at the Bakersfield Museum of Art
to appreciate permanent collections from renowned regional artists, and view rare traveling exhibits such as Lethal Beauty; Samurai Weapons and Armor, displaying the compelling duality of deadly weaponry forged with artistic beauty. Release your inner artist by signing up for one of the museum's art classes or workshops.
Address: 1930 R Street Bakersfield, CA 93301 - MAP
Phone: (661) 323-7219
Get your ticket to the hottest live entertainment and sports action in downtown Bakersfield at the Rabobank Arena
. Take your seat with 10,000 of your closest neighbors in front of a stage that hosts live performances from Disney on Ice to Judaist Priest, and the LA Lakers versus the LA Clippers.
Address:1001 Truxtun Ave Bakersfield, CA 93301 - MAP
Phone: (661) 852-7300
Discover a community treasure at The Fox Theater
. Enter a historic 1930s theater restored to its former glory, considered to be the crown jewel of performing arts and entertainment in downtown Bakersfield. Enjoy a performing arts stage and state-of-the-art movie theater that's featured performances by artists like Billy Idol, productions of The Rocky Horror Picture Show, and the Dos Equis Comedy Hour.
Address: 2001 H Street Bakersfield, CA 93301 - MAP
Phone: (661) 324-1369
Broadway's musical magic happens at the Bakersfield Music Theatre
. Spend an evening enjoying entertainment on a stage that features elaborate sets, beautiful costumes, and the impressive talents of community-based casts. The theater has hosted performances of popular productions like Joseph and the Amazing Technicolor Dreamcoat, and You're a Good Man Charlie Brown.
Address: 1931 Chester Avenue Bakersfield, CA 93301 - MAP
Phone: (661) 325-6100
Conduct your evening out at the Bakersfield Symphony Orchestra
. Enjoy listening to the sweeping sounds of the professional 80 member orchestra under the direction of Maestro John Farrer, as it performs classical music masterpieces written by the musical greats. Productions have included Beethoven's Overture to Egmont, Brahms Symphony No. 4 and Tchaikovsky's The Nutcracker.
Address: 1328 34th St #A Bakersfield, CA 93301 - MAP
Phone: (661) 323-7928