What times do the gates open?
Gates open at 5:30pm and show is scheduled to start at 6:00pm
Are there ID or minimum age requirements to enter the event?
This event is all ages but you must be 21+ to purchase and consume alcohol. Children 5 and under are free with paid adult.
The average high/low for Bakersfield in May is 84° / 56° and we are excited to host rain or shine! Hosting a month earlier should get us a cooler night and cooler day.
Will there be food and drinks available for purchase?
Yes! Your local Kern County favorites will be in attendance including; TBA! Drinks and Alcohol provided by Kern County Raceway. Merchandise available for purchase from Concert for the Causes, Jimmie Allen Apparel, Wounded Heroes Fund, MARE and Bakersfield Firefighters.
How do I purchase drinks?
Since this is an all ages event, all attendees purchasing alcohol must have a valid I.D. and wristband in order to purchase alcohol. Wrist bands and Drink Tickets will be located and sold at the entrance of the track for your convenience and to speed up the lines.
Are there ATMs?
Yes will have 2 ATM located within the venue on the track.
Are there Parking fees?
Parking is FREE. We encourage Uber & Lyft transportation and there will be a designated Uber and Lyft area for pickup and drop off. Carpool is encouraged and always have a designated sober driver.
What is the COVID-19 Protocol?
Even though this is an outdoor venue, masks and social distancing are still encouraged. Staff and volunteers are encouraged to have a rapid COVID tested with a negative result before entering the venue or have been fully vaccinated prior to the event.
What can I bring into the event?
GA entry tickets may bring their own chairs. There will be an area designated for lawn chairs, please be considerate of others. *Concert for the Causes, and it's partners are NOT RESPONSIBLE for any lost or stolen items.
What can I NOT bring into the event?
No outside food or beverages and No ins and outs. No weapons of any kind. No illicit drugs. No Umbrellas NO PROFESSIONAL CAMERAS OR RECORDINGS.
Are there smoking areas?
Yes, we have designated areas for smoking. Since this is an all ages event we ask that smokers refrain from smoking in the venue except for designated areas ONLY. Thank you
How can I contact the organizer with any questions?
firstname.lastname@example.org Please let us know what your question(s). For all inquiries on sponsorship opportunities or Custom Sponsorships are available through any of the 3 organizations: Contact Wendy Porter at 661-328-8600 or email@example.com, Kevin Albertson - firstname.lastname@example.org, or Kimiko@mareridingcenter.com
Can I upgrade my ticket?
Yes tickets can be upgraded through email@example.com. *Subject to availability
What's the refund policy?
Refund and Exchanges: There are no refunds or exchanges. All sales are final. Event terms are rain or shine. If our event is cancelled, we will refund the amount you paid for your tickets using the same payment method used for purchase. If your event is postponed, we will contact you with the new date and time. All Event personnel have the right to refuse entry to any ticket holder for any reason at their discretion. Venue, event date and talent are subject to change without notice and are not grounds for a refund.
CA COVID Policy
By purchasing a ticket to Concert for the Causes you acknowledge there is an inherent risk of exposure to COVID-19 in any public place where people are gathered. COVID-19 is an extremely contagious disease that can lead to severe illness and death. People over the age of 65 and those with underlying medical conditions are considered high-risk. By attending Concert for the Causes you voluntarily assume all risk associated with COVID-19. Please follow social distancing, wash/sanitize your hands and wear a mask to help protect yourself and others. Please stay home if you are experiencing fever, cough or other symptoms associated with COVID-19, as detailed by the Centers for Disease Control. Concert for the Causes and it's partners Assumes NO RESPONSIBILITY of Injury, Situations Beyond Our Control or Property Damage.