Francesca Battistelli will perform tonight at the Budweiser Pavilion as part of the Kern County Fair.

Today is School Days and Feed the Need: Free admission for children (preschool through sixth grade) from 9 a.m. to noon. From 3 to 9 p.m. receive one free admission with the donation of four or more nonexpired canned food items. (The effort is a partnership with the Community Action Partnership of Kern Food Bank.)

Hours: 3 to 10 p.m. Carnival hours are 3 p.m. to closing.

Prices: Adults are $12, seniors (62 and better) are $9 after 4 p.m., children (6-12) are $5, children (5 and under) are free, active and retired military members are free with military ID. Parking is $10. (Visa/Mastercard is accepted at all admission gates.)


Francesca Battistelli, free concert at 8 p.m.: This powerhouse vocalist is ready to deliver for fans of her Christian music. “If We’re Honest,” this is one show you don’t want to miss.


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Stilt Circus: 3 to 7 p.m. in the Main Plaza

Prince Bernard: Sweet Caribbean sounds, 4 to 8 p.m. in the Main Plaza

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Russel Brothers Circus: 4, 6:30 and 8 p.m. in KC Loop

All Star Stunt Dog Challenge: 4, 6:30 and 8 p.m. in KC Loop

Something Ridiculous: 4:30 p.m. at Main Plaza Stage; 6 p.m. at KC Lane Stage; 7 p.m. at Goode Time Stage

Street Drum Corps: 4, 5 and 7 p.m., Main Plaza

Los Takizz: 5:30 p.m., Villa Festiva Stage

Scotty Crabtree: 5:30 p.m., Goode Time Stage

Left of Center: 6:30 and 8:30 p.m., Frontier Stage

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