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Trip Planner: CALM moonlights as light show to bring the holiday spirit to Bakersfield

By Katelynn Camp Photos by Casey Christie
Friday, Nov 28 2014 12:02 AM

Many Bakersfield residents who remember walking through the brilliant holiday lights at CALM as children are now bringing their own kids to the magical affair. This year marks the 12th annual HolidayLights extravaganza at the California Living Museum (CALM). Local residents can be extra proud of the display because the entire event came to fruition from a local boy's technical savvy and imagination.

For those who have lived in Bakersfield for the last decade, you may remember the awe-inspiring light show by Josh Barnett at Stier's RV or the original light show on Barnett's parents' home lawn. Those shows turned into Barnett's company Lightasmic! The company produces lighted experiences across the country, including the annual CALM...

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