Kern County Basque Club celebrates 45th memorial day celebration

Kern County Basque Club celebrates its 45th Memorial Day celebration.

Thousands of people in Kern County celebrated the 45th annual Basque festival over the Memorial Day weekend.

The day started with Catholic mass at the Kern County Basque Club followed by lunch and music.

The Basque culture comes from the northern region of Spain and the southern region of France.

Each celebration is a way for the Basque community to get together to honor their culture and traditions.

Each Basque club in the western United States has an annual festival similar to Bakersfield.

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