The Italian Heritage Dante Association celebrates the vivid culture of Italy with amore! Our grounds and reception hall are the perfect venue in Bakersfield to have your wedding or celebration with style and ease. Our indoor clubhouse features hardwood floors, chandeliers, a full kitchen and a contemporary bar to complement your needs and decor. Let our staff help you plan the perfect event in our beautifully renovated spaces. Read more.
Our members have access to our multitude of special events including monthly dinners, our traditional reverse drawing, festivals and much more as well as discounts on hall rental. Join us for fun, great food and wonderful memories as we enjoy nearly 20 years as one of Bakersfield's best venues! Cent’ anni!
Monthly Dinner, Monthly Mimosa Brunch, Vino Notte Dinner, Movie Night, Italian Language classes, Private lessons, Sera Fortunata (Reverse Drawing Dinner), Fall Festa Italiana, Annual Golf Tournament, Bocce Tournaments, Trips to outside venues for Italian cultural events and more.
Italian Heritage Scholarship
The Italian Heritage Foundation is a non-profit association whose primary purpose is to foster and develop social relations among its members; to foster pride in Italian Heritage by promoting appreciation of Italian culture and its contribution to the American social order and to its arts, music and sciences, and to engage and foster events and develop facilities, policies and plans that promote the attainment of said objectives.
Sotto le Stelle : Night Under the Stars will be an elegant dinner in the Italian Heritage Dante Association Hall's Garden with dancing and a chance to win a trip to Italy valued at $6,000. Dinner for two & Drawing ticket $125; Drawing only ticket $100. All proceeds go toward the Promotion and Maintenance of the Italian culture in Kern County and the Italian Heritage Dante Association Clubhouse of Bakersfield.