Arts District Real Estate is a newer area in Downtown Bakersfield. The boundaries of this area are 21st Street, Chester Avenue, 17th Street and “G” Street. There are many theaters and art galleries in the area including the Fox Theater, Star Theater and Spotlight Theater. Most of the art galleries are at or close to 19th and Eye St. This area is in the midst of major renovation, buildings like the Padre Hotel for instance have been remodeled to their old world beauty. Art District Real Estate residents enjoy First Friday street faire, many street vendors and local galleries come out to show off their talents.
One great thing about living in the Arts District is the proximity of major amenities. Real Estate in the Arts District is close to three main hospitals and several great parks. Additionally there is an ice skating rink, aquatic center, full gym and tennis courts with racquetball nearby. After a good swim at the Olympic size pool you can enjoy the Kern Museum.
With so many things to do you’ll be looking for time to fit in some good food. This area has no shortage of great restaurants and coffee shops. Places like Chefs Choice, a Noodle Bar on 19th St is great for lunch or dinner or if you like a good hamburger try Happy Jacks and don’t forget the peanut butter pie. If you’re in the area and would like a good cocktail, make sure to try the Alley Cat, it’s literally in an alley!
Arts District Real Estate Is an Up and Coming Area
Homes for Sale in the Arts District are packed full of character. This area is perfect for many first time buyers and offer some great pricing and many activities. This area like many Homes for Sale in Downtown Bakersfield offer some amazing craftsman style architecture. With low pricing and so much charm, many investors also are attracted to the area.