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The Cherry Festival, May 5th and 6th!

Celebrate nature's gift to Kern County with Murray Family Farm's Cherry Festival!

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Come join Murray Family Farms in celebrating our favorite time of the year, CHERRY SEASON! Every year one of the first cherry harvests in the entire world happens right down the road from Bakersfield.

Come enjoy one of the most delicious places in California at The Cherry Festival!

Delicious Delights Delivered Fresh By Our Very Own Cal-Okie Kitchen!

Special limited time menu in the Cal-Okie Kitchen!

Special limited time menu in the Cal-Okie Kitchen!

Try out delicious creations by the chef's in our kitchen as they use our fresh picked cherries to create delectable dishes that make you want to use fresh fruit for the rest of forever! You'll adore the crisp crunch of a Cherry Pie from scratch. Don't pay a premium to have it fresh! Just visit your local farm, where it's always that way!

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Gourmet Cherry Bar
Featuring all of our Varieties!

Get your fill of freshly picked cherries at your friendly neighborhood family farm! Specializing in over 30 different varieties of cherry, you'll be able to try out every flavor we're picking off the tree right now!


The Wonderful GG1
 Giant, Dark, super sweet and super crunchy

The Orginal Brooks
The staple of Murray Family Farms Cherries. Crisp and Rich Cherry flavor

The Royal Rainier 
The eternally delicious sweet as honey King of Cherries!


Games and Prizes!

The Cherry Pie Eating Contest!

The Pie Eating Contest is the Tastiest competition around! Race your friends against the clock to eat as much cherry pie as you can! Can you beat last year's title holder to become the Cherry Champion of 2018?

The Pit Spittin' Competition

Can you out spit the best of em'? pit spittin' has been a game played by farmers for generations, and we're looking to get you in on the action.



Funfact: The furthest cherry pit ever spit was 93ft!


Make Memories that mean something with your family and ours.

Important Notice!

Unfortunately, due to a low yield year we're expected to be unable to provide cherry picking this year. We're so sorry! We know Cherry picking is a staple in so many families celebration. that's why we're working extra hard to make this CherryFest the best ever!


 Everyday Fun!

 GIANT Jumping Pillow ● Hayrides ●  Ball Toss ●  Animal Garden ●  Murray Hill Slide n' Ride ●  Corn Cannons ●  Karaoke ●  and more!

Earlier Event: April 28