Tickets on sale for 1st annual Kern County Nut Festival

BAKERSFIELD, Calif. (KBAK/KBFX) — Tickets are on sale for Kern County's inaugural Nut Festival.

Organizers say the first in an annual series will feature "a culinary celebration featuring Kern's top nuts - almonds, pistachios and walnuts." Food booths, agricultural exhibitions, health information, entertainment and contests will be part of the June 15 event at the Kern County Museum, 3801 Chester Ave.

Advanced tickets for adults are $10. Tickets at the gates for adults will be $12.

For more information, visit the Kern County Nut Festival online.