Whiskey Flat Days is an
annual event founded in 1957. kernvillechamber.org
It is always held on Presidents Day Weekend in February. Take a step back in time and celebrate life in the 1850's. This old-fashioned, western style festival includes a parade, gunfighters, carnival, music, vendors, and a Whiskey Flat Encampment.
The parade is held on Saturday morning in downtown Kernville and includes mules,
gunfighter entries, and all things containing the Old West theme.
Whiskey Flat Encampment Activities
The encampment held on Scodie Ave. across from the Fairgrounds is a three day
event (Fri-Sun) with authentic
demonstrations of life in the Old West! The event includes Gunfights & History,
Wells Fargo Station & Eatery, Cowboy Cook'n, Horse Trader and Livery, Horse Shoe'n and Horse Doctor'n,
Whiskey Flats Saloon, Justice of the Peace, Saddle Maker and Leather Craft, Bath House, Beautifier and Hygienist and Story Tellers of the Wild West.
Kern Valley Indian Camp
Friday & Saturday ~ Noon to 5:00pm Sunday ~ 10:00am to Noon includes:
, Authentic Crafts, Native American Hand Games, Native American Food, Demonstration on Basket Making
. Beading, Regalia Making, and other items, Drumming, singing, dancing, Speaking in Local Native Language, Native American Cultural displays using
artifacts from ancestors, Actual building of the huts from
natural native resources, Display and Information of the local native
plants used by Local Native Americans, Activities throughout the day. Constructed houses used in the 1800's by
the Native Americans in this area, Open fire pit used for cooking, Story Teller of Native Americans from the
Enter the Epitaph Contest, Frog Jumpin' Contest, Whiskerino Contest, and
Whiskey Flat Days Rodeo includes pen Team Roping, Bull Riding, Hide Race, Jr.
Bull Riding, Sheep Riding, Open Barrel Race, Jr. Barrel Race and Calf Scramble,
WHISKEY FLAT WILD WEST DAZE RODEO - Address: John E. McNally Arena Kernville,