2017 Events

March:
28th and 29th 27th Keysville Classic mountain bike races. www.facebook.com/keyesville.classic
The 26th Annual Isabella Lake Fishing Derby will be held on March 28, 29, & 30th. This year people who enter will have a definite chance in winning money. The prizes are for the longest trout caught (1) $5,000,(2) 4,000, (3) 3,000, (4) 2,000, (5) 1,000, (6) 900, (7) 800, (8) 700, (9) 600, & (10) 500 . This will guarantee a payout of $18,500. For additional information call (760) 379-5236 or e-mail office@kernrivervalley.com.

April: Annual Kern River Whitewater Festival: Riverside Park, Kernville. 10:00AM 760-376-37

May: First weekend in May. Annual Sirretta Street Yard Sale! Kernville Chamber of Commerce: 760-376-2629
Memorial Day Weekend: Annual Spring Arts and Crafts Fair: Circle Park in Kernville. Kern River Valley Art Association 760-378-4109.
Annual Kern River Valley Classic Car Show: Kernville 9:00 am -4:00 pm. Rotary Club (760)378-3888.

June: Whitewater Wednesday (Weather Permitting): Riverside Park, Kernville. Kernville Chamber of Commerce: 760-376-2629.
27th Annual Kids Fishing Derby: Wofford Heights Park. FREE for all kids. Info call Elaine Johnson (760)417-0950.
Havilah Days: Come check out the old mining community and celebrate the small-town rural life. More info call (661)867-2552
Annual Sequoia National Forest South Butterfly Count: Kern River Preserve. Info at bbarnes@lightspeed.net or (760)382-1260.

July:
Annual Firework Extravaganza: Saturday July 4th. Celebrate Independence Day with a beautiful display of fireworks. Starting approximately 9:00 pm over Engineers Point Isabella Lake. KRVCC (760)379-5236
Nuui Cunni Fourth of July Gathering: Nuui Cunni Native American Cultural Center and Museum, French Gulch Recreation Area. Entertainment, Indian Tacos, Farmers Market, demonstrations and museum tour. (760)549-0800.

August:
Annual Rubber Duckie Race: Bet on your own rubber duck crossing the finish line first as it heads down the Kern River. Riverside Park, Kernville. Exchange Club (760)379-7785 or (760)376-4790.
Rotary Gold Tournament Fundraiser: Kern Valley Golf Course 9:00am-2:00 pm. Rotary Club of KRV (760)417-1008.
River Rhythms: Every Friday night in August. 6:30-9:00pm. Riverside Park, Kernville. For Concert details visit: https://www.facebook.com/KRVECF

September:
Labor Day Sierra Fall Arts & Crafts Festival: Located at Circle Park in Kernville 7:00 am - 5:00 pm. KRV Art Association (760)379-2844.
Annual Pride Day: 3rd weekend in September~ A day to clean up the valley and show your pride. T-shits & BBQ sponsored by Thomas Refuse (760)379-2618
Kern River Rock n Blues Fest: Last weekend in September. Located at Frandy Campground in Kernville. Come and enjoys some great food and music. For more info call Frandy Campground (760)376-6483
Peddlers Faire: Family Life Center Gym, Wofford Heights. Call Jeanette Rogers Erickson 760-417-2555.

October:
Whiskey Flat Fall Festival: Last weekend in October. Live music, pumpkin patch, Indian Encampment, food, haunted maze, and fun. Kernville Chamber of Commerce: 760-376-2629.
Annual Kernville Rod Run: Kickin' Back in Kernville": 2nd weekend in October. Located in Riverside Park in Kernville. For more info call (909)754-5270.
Annual Kernville Fat Tire Festival:. Kernville more info call (800)861-6553.

November:
Small business Saturday Shop Hop. Kernville Chamber of Commerce: 760-376-2629.
28th Annual Jr. Pheasant Hunt: Located on Hanning Flat. Two hunts daily, 7:30 am / 12:30 pm. KRV Fish & Game Habitat Club, More info call (760) 376-3178
37th Annual Christmas Parade: Last Saturday in November, Located on Lake Isabella Blvd. 11:00 am. The theme this year is, "A Storybook Christmas." Entry forms can be printed online and mailed in by November 19th. KRVCC (760)379-5236.

December:
Christmas in Kernville. Circle Park. Starts the first weekend in December. Santa in the Park, Parade of Giving, Christmas Caroling and Live Nativity Scene. For more information call the Kernville Chamber of Commerce: 760-376-2629.

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