Hidden Treasures
in Bakersfield, CA

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If you’re looking for must-see hidden spots in the area, you’ve come to the right place. We have everything you’re looking for to enjoy the town – whether for a few, fun vacation days or as a new resident. The area is full of quaint little plazas and gardens, and gorgeous cathedrals for a fun-filled afternoon with friends and family.

Among hidden treasures, you will also find important memorials and historic buildings that you won’t want to miss during your outing. Below you’ll find a detailed description of each location, along with their address, phone number, and website, to check out more information. We also have a useful map to easily plan your visit to every spot you want to hit.
Mill Creek Park
Mill Creek Park

606 21st St
Bakersfield, CA 93301   Directions

(661) 326-3866

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Discover tranquility at the Central Park at Mill Creek in Bakersfield. Spend a day in the park, surrounded by trees and three million pounds of boulders from the Kern River. The park features stamp concrete walkways, lined with turn-of-the-century themed fixtures, and a covered pedestrian bridge crossing over a babbling brook.

Murray Family Farms
Murray Family Farms

6700 General Beale Rd
Bakersfield, CA 93307   Directions

(661) 330-0100

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"Grown RIPE Here" & "U-Pick your own" are key ingredients at the Murray Family Farms Station. Visitors find these two options helpful when strolling through 1,000,000 pounds of fruits and vegetables on 360 acres, with 43 acres of roadside gardens offering you tons of fun, flavor, and value!

Sierra South Mountain Sports
Sierra South Mountain Sports

11300 Kernville Rd
Kernville, CA 93238   Directions

(800) 457-2082

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Discover a white water wonderland at Sierra South Mountain Sports. These folks are waiting to take you on an unforgettable white-water rafting trip on the wild and scenic Kern River. You'll find 26 years of professional guide knowledge equipped with the best adventure packages and safest gear.

Sweet Surrender
Sweet Surrender

6433 Ming Ave
Bakersfield, CA 93309   Directions

(661) 835-8530

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The Food Network Show found Sweet Surrender in Bakersfield to be the hidden jewel of sugary sweetness and a boutique sensation. The sugar shack brims with the smell of fresh brewed coffee, and fresh baked cakes, cookies, desserts, and gourmet truffles sprinkled with the perfect dash of stylish apparel and accessory wares.

The Marketplace
The Marketplace

9000 Ming Ave
Bakersfield, CA 93311   Directions

(714) 966-3200

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Unique shops at The Marketplace in Bakersfield. Discover fifty boutique shops situated along picturesque walkways and a main courtyard water fountain. You'll shop at Apricot Lane and Tangerine for apparel. Dine at Togo's or Baja Fresh Mexican Grill. Relax over coffee at Starbucks and catch a movie at Edwards Theater. The Marketplace makes for a complete shopping excursion.

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