Buttonwillow is the perfect place to stay in Bakersfield as a large number of the area’s most popular attractions are within easy reach. Among the places not to miss are the fascinating Kern Country Sheriff's Office and the incredible Buttonwillow Chamber of Commerce and Agriculture. Two other great attractions within a short distance of Buttonwillow are the Buttonwillow Recreation Park and the Tule Elk State Natural Reserve.
When it’s time escape the city, visit the nearby green spaces. Keen gardeners enjoy destinations such as the Wasco Recreation Ball Park in Wasco. There is a charming atmosphere here and well-tended garden beds and trees.
There's absolutely no excuse to neglect your swing while you are here. Visit the Valley Rose Golf Course in Wasco to enjoy the fastest greens, trickiest bunkers and friendliest clubhouse.
Sam Lynn Ballpark is a great place to hang out with lovers of baseball, and to see local heroes, the Bakersfield Blaze, in all their glory. On game days follow the river of orange and black, to the stadium, then after the final siren sounds, join fellow sports lovers at a nearby pub, bar or cafe for a post-game drink.
To make sure you get the most out of Buttonwillow, think about booking your accommodation close by in one of the area’s charming bed and breakfast or hotel options. Take your pick from the Econo Lodge Inn & Suites I-5 at Rt. 58, the Super 8 Buttonwillow, or the Vagabond Inn Buttonwillow I-5.