Here’s how some local churches and faith-based organizations are celebrating this holiday weekend.
The first Presbyterian Church Harvest festival today.
There’s a ‘trunk or treat’ car decorated with lots of candy, carnival games, a live DJ from 88.3 Life FM, photo booths, food vendors, a bounce house and more.
The event is free with food from vendors for sale.
The celebration takes place at the church at 1795 17th St. from 5-7:30 pm.
Trinity Anglican Church trunk or treat The church will be at 11300 Campus Park Drive today from 4-7pm.
Bakersfield Community Church of Brethren trunk or treat on monday.
From 6-8pm, take the kids to the church parking lot (327 A St.) for an evening of sweets and fun.
Canyon Hills Assembly of God invites community to annual event Harvest Carnival on monday.
For decades, Canyon Hills carnivals have offered a fun, family-friendly alternative to trick-or-treating.
Kids of all ages can enjoy free carnival games, bounce houses, free train rides, rock walls and laser tag.
Expect special guests and musical performances by longtime Bakersfield musician Tommy Hayes and his band.
Food is available for purchase and benefits the various ministries of Canyon Hills. A local food truck is also on site and ready to serve unique dishes to guests. Hot dogs, chips, and drinks are complimentary for children 12 and younger.
The festival is held at 7001 Auburn St. on the eastern edge of campus from 5:00 pm to 8:00 pm.