Lake Ming Road, Bakersfield California
Lake Ming is home to a national boat drag races attract thousands of visitors each year to the Bakersfield
area. The lake offers boating, water skiing, sailing, wind-surfing and provides a great picnic and playground area.
Dedicated in 1959 to Kern County Supervisor Floyd Ming, this beautiful manmade lake lies 10 miles northeast of Bakersfield, off the Alfred Harrell Highway on the Lake Ming Road exit. Hills surround the lake, and the Greenhorn Mountains. stretch along the eastern horizon.
(Bakersfield) Kern County Fairgrounds
(Bakersfield) Lake Ming
(Bakersfield) Slikker Farms
(New Cuyama) Songdog Ranch
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Festival Mosaic San Lui Obispo CA July16-28 Five centuries of music on the central California coast.
Santa Barbara Greek Festival Santa Barbara CA July27-28 Enjoy delectable festival favorites like gyros and moussaka. And no Greek village would be complete without homemade pastries from Yiayia's traditional recipes: baklava, melomakarona, and kataifi are just a few of the sweet treats to delight you.
Antique And Garden Show Bakersfield CA August12-13 =The show features 200 dealer spaces, located on five tree covered acres, 30 historic buildings, a variety of great food, and live blues and jazz music.