Our PROGRAMS MAKE BAKERSFIELD A BETTER PLACE TO INVEST, LIVE, WORK + PLAy
Programs brought to you by The Hub of Bakersfield
Second Saturday, an offering of The Hub of Bakersfield’s Happenings committee, is a curated community-friendly Saturday experience for all with events + special deals at a variety of Downtown Bakersfield businesses.
Check out the map of offerings for the latest Second Saturday (or if you are a business, sign-up!), follow us on Instagram + get ready to have a lot of fun in Downtown Bakersfield!
The once-small town of Bakersfield, California has doubled its population over the past twenty years. Now the 9th largest city in California, the growing community is experiencing a cultural shift as it welcomes a more diverse population while still honoring its rich history + the traditions, institutions + values that shaped it.
Listen to the Hello!Bakersfield podcast, brought to you by The Hub of Bakersfield, as hosts Andrae Gonzales, Rachel Magnus, Jesus Gonzalez + Carla Barrientos explore the dynamic people, places + cultures of the dynamic Bakersfield community.
The Innovation Lab, lead by The Hub of Bakersfield’s People committee, creates opportunities for leaders to become innovators by tangibly changing the urban core of Bakersfield through our annual program.
Selected participants work together in a team environment to develop an impactful installation project to making Bakersfield’s urban core a more desirable place to invest, live, work + play.
Programs + Organizations Supported by The Hub of Bakersfield
BE IN BAKERSFIELD
Be In Bakersfield is a grassroots nonprofit + movement that shares the interesting, creative, and captivating side of Bakersfield.
We're here to show what value, talent + opportunities exist in the city we call home.
This movement is built to share the conversations we all have — those of triumph, pushback, success, challenges, and excitement. It's okay that we have things to work on here in town — that means there's opportunity for growth.
The Hub of Bakersfield is proud to sponsor this organization that takes pride in where we live + is excited to BE IN BAKERSFIELD.
REVITALIZING + REDEFINING BAKERSFIELD’S URBAN CORE
Committees + programs that make Bakersfield a better place to invest, live, work + play