The Haggard Boxcar Festival at Kern County Museum. The festival honored Merle Haggard’s childhood home and his contributions to country music and the Bakersfield sound.

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Boogerface Nutter

Bet the music was great. At 71, it would have been a toss-up between this and the Lightning in a bottle fest. All fun, for sure.

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