Kern County Raceway Park is a 120 acre multi-use facility in Bakersfield, CA at Enos Lane and Interstate 5.  The track originally began construction in 2006 but construction was halted in 2008 during the financial recession.  A new ownership and investment group led by Charlie Beard, Rusty Risi, James Vernon completed the project with a grand opening on May 18, 2013


Kern County Raceway Park is a state-of-the-art facility with the following features:

● Half-mile paved oval, with quarter-mile oval inside

● 13 degree banked speedway with raised backstretch for optimum viewing

● 5,000 seats with potential expansion to over 15,000 seats for major events

● Paved infield pit area with access tunnel under turns one/two

● 21 VIP suites within four story control tower and concession building

● 2 large patio areas on each side of the tower capable of hosting events with over 150 guests each

● 250 person banquet hall on the second floor of the tower

● TV-quality MUSCO lighting

● Acres of convenient parking

● Multi-use facility with potential for concerts, trade shows, motorcycle racing, drifting and other events on the over 250,000 sq. ft of paved infield



- Vehicle Parking is $5 per event

- Outside food and beverage is prohibited.  One sealed bottle of water allowed per fan but no coolers are allowed

- Drinking fountains are available on the concessions side of the tower complex

- Smoking is only allowed in designated grandstand areas and no smoking is allowed in the reserved sections

- RV parking is available for $25 per night on Friday and Saturdays during race weekends.  RVs must be completely contained (no hookups) and vacate property by 1 p.m. on Sunday

- Handicapped ticket holders and those attending with them should purchase General Admission tickets.

- Race fans can listen to the races live at 87.7 FM at the track and can follow live scoring on the Race Monitor app for Android, iPhone, and Windows Phone

- Programs are available for $5 each


DISCLAIMER: In the event of a race cancellation for any unforeseen circumstance such as a weather-related cancellation, ticket holders will be offered their value towards a ticket for a different Kern County Raceway Park event.  An event will be considered completed if more than half of the main events have been run before it is canceled or postponed.  There are no refunds to Kern County Raceway Park tickets.



2014 Racing Schedule Includes:

17 Events for the NASCAR Whelen All-American Series

INEX Legends National Qualifier

2 Events for the SPEARS SRL Southwest Tour

2 Events for the NASCAR K&N Pro Series, West

King of the Wing Sprint Car Series


  13500 Raceway Blvd | Bakersfield, CA 93311 | (661) 835-1264 | Copyright 2014 All Rights Reserved