BAKERSFIELD, Calif. (KGET) — The annual Sikh Peace Parade will be happening on Saturday in an effort to bridge the gap between the Sikh community and the citizens of Kern County.
The festivities start at 11 a.m. Saturday and food will also be served following the parade at Mill Creek Park.
The parade will begin at 12:30 p.m. at the 500 block of 19th Street, heading west to L Street.
The parade then turns south onto L Street headed to 18th Street.
The route finishes heading eastbound to the 500 block of 18th Street.
Bakersfield police said you can expect road closures along the parade route beginning at about 12:30 p.m.
Police encourage drivers to use alternate routes during the parade.