It is a celebration 59 years in the making, and fit for a 100-year anniversary. Bakersfield College is proud to announce that the 59th Annual Alumni Barbecue returns to Stramler Park this September 19 at 5:30 p.m.. Join your friends, neighbors, colleagues, and fellow Bakersfield College supporters for another amazing barbecue dinner prepared by Bakersfield College chefs. The Bakersfield College Alumni Associationís barbecue is the major fundraiser for the year for the Bakersfield College Alumni Association, which supports Bakersfield College students and athletics programs. For those familiar with the annual celebration, the traditional delicious barbecued steaks and chicken will be provided by Chef Pat Coyle and students in the Bakersfield College Culinary Arts Program with the help of Chef Alex Gomez and the Bakersfield College Food Services staff. Coaches from all fall sports will introduce athletes from their teams, providing a chance for the community to meet the athletes. Tickets are $25 for adults, $15 for students with ID, and $5 for children under 12. Tickets can be purchased in advance from the Bakersfield College Ticket Office at 395-4326 or at the gate on the night of the barbecue.