County to host first Hart Park After Dark event next weekend
BAKERSFIELD, Calif. (KBAK/KBFX) —
Community members are invited to attend the first Hart Park After Dark event on Saturday, Oct. 21 at Hart Park.
The free, family-friendly event will take place from 5-8 p.m. and will highlight the importance of parks and county departments.
Activities will include:
- Bookmark & Spider Hat Crafts, with the Kern County Library
- Photo Opportunities, with Roaming Reptiles, Omnipresent Puppet Theater, Magician Christopher Lopez, & Kern County Fire Trucks
- Live Music, with DJ The Phantom Stranger and band Heavy Vinyl
- Camo-Face Painting & Pull Up Bar, with Kern County Veterans Services
- Rock Painting, with Kern County Department of Human Services
- Spay / Neuter Vouchers, with Kern County Animal Services
- Shooting for the Stars: Photo Booth with Props & Corn Hole, with Kern County Human Resources
- Food Vendors, including cotton candy, Brazilian Hot Dog, & La Rosa Fruit Bars
- FREE Drawings for prizes, books, & more!
Additional timed activities will be featured, including:
- Star Gazing at 7:15 p.m., with Kern County Astronomical Society
- The PopUp Library Presents Spooky Stories for Families at 5:30 p.m.
- The PopUp Library Presents Scary Stories for Young Adults at 7:30 p.m.
- Bike Ride with Bike Bakersfield, Bike Riders meet at 6:30 p.m. and must have their own gear.
- Night Hike with the Kern County Library, Hikers meet at 6 p.m. and the hike will be through flat land.
For more information, visit kerncountylibrary.org.