Looking to celebrate Independence Day this evening? The Fourth at River Walk in Bakersfield will have food for sale, live music and bounce houses for the children. Fireworks will start just after 9 p.m.
A big night is planned at Kern County Raceway Park. For details, CLICK HERE.
Tehachapi, California City and Lake Isabella each have events.
Have a safe day. God Bless America!
Firefighters remind people fireworks can be ignited only until 12:30 a.m. July 5th. Use of fireworks outside of the time period is punishable with a $1,500 citation. No fireworks are allowed in mountain communities.
Kern County Animals Services reminds pet owners to keep animals indoors tonight. Do not leave them chained or caged outside. Having KNZR on at normal volume will drown out the noise. Giving pets their favorite toy will help distract them. Make sure animals are wearing updated ID tags in case they do become lost.
The California Highway Patrol is now in its holiday Maximum Enforcement Period. It will run until midnight Sunday. The CHP says so far there have been 44 DUI arrests statewide and no fatalities.
The Chevron Weather Center reports it will be sunny and hot for Independence Day with highs at or near 100. A cooling trend begins Sunday with highs in the 90s through next week.