Bakersfield Business Conference
20th Anniversary Gala
- Twenty-two world-famous speakers and entertainers,
live and in person. Enjoy the spectacular program in
the comfortable air conditioned arena.
- Or...relax and enjoy the speaker program outdoors
in the Centennial Plaza gardens. The programs
offer state-of-the-art video screens and high quality
distributed sound throughout.
- Up close and personal book-signings by Conference
guest speakers and entertainers in the Stars & Stripes
Arcade - a priceless memento.
- The Dreyer's Grand Ice Cream Pavilion features an
assortment of delicious ice cream desserts. One ice
cream treat is never enough!
- Plenty of between meal refreshments and snacks to be
enjoyed all day...Frito-Lay chips and Cracker Jacks,
Jelly Belly jelly beans, popcorn, soft drinks, bottled
water and more.
- Take a ride or a spin for a panoramic view of
Centennial Plaza on the ferris wheel or antique
...more than just a Conference!
- Bountiful and delicious meals served all day! Starting
with Continental breakfast, for lunch a deep pit
barbecue, and an evening picnic in the Centennial
Plaza with hosted cocktails.
- The Sports Pavilion is a sport fanatic's dream, offering
updated scores on the day's Major League Baseball
playoffs, college and NFL football games and more.
- Meet and greet past Olympians in the Olympian
Center or stroll through our "Best of The Show"
- Prizes to win! To name a few, a one-week Hawaii
Getaway, a Laguna Beach weekend, or ten tickets
to the 2005 Bakersfield Business Conference...and
- A healthy treat and favorite - Farmers Market filled
with delicious fruits, vegetables, nuts, and Bolthouse
Farms vegetable fruit drinks.
- Stay in touch with family and friends by way of
complimentary cellular and Internet access services.
- Enjoy the spectacular All-American Patriotic Fireworks
Show from up on the roof!
- Dance the night away to rock or country bands up on
the roof or down on the street.