Antique and Classic Boat Show

B's Backyard BarBQ hosts the Antique and Classic Boat Society of Southern California, who will be displaying 30+ classic (including wooden) boats. The Big Bear Lake Antique Car Club will also have classic autos on display. B's is located lakeside on Alden Road, just off Big Bear Boulevard in Big Bear Lake; more info call 866-5400. No admission … [Read more...]

Big Bear Cowboy Gathering

This annual event, held at the City of Big Bear Lake's Performing Arts Center, includes musicians, authors, storytellers and poets, as well as vendors. Additional charge for Friday evening concert featuring Belinda Gail and Curly Musgrave, and Saturday evening concert featuring Dennis Gaines, Cross Town Cowboys and Dave Stamey. For more info on … [Read more...]

Art of Adventure Travel at DC

Forty-year Big Bear resident Scott Hoffman presents a photographic tour of the world in The Art of Adventure Travel II, to include photos and video from the Himalayas, Africa, China, Siberia, Patagonia, Europe and North America, and a look at adventure sports in the Big Bear Valley. Presentation held at the outdoor amphitheater of the Big Bear … [Read more...]

Native American Arts Festival at the Zoo

Friends of the Moonridge Zoo present the 5th annual Native American Arts Festival at the Moonridge Animal Park on Goldmine Drive. The festival includes Native American food and flute music, presentations on how Native American crafts are made, and a chance for children to make arts and crafts of their own. Ticket prices are $9 for ages 11-59, and … [Read more...]

Forest Festival at Barton Flats

The San Gorgonio Wilderness Association and Front Country Ranger District host the Forest Festival at the  Barton Flats Visitor Center, off Highway 38 east of Angelus Oaks. The event includes a rock climbing wall, OHV volunteers, local artists, crafts, cross-cut saws, crafts, the Moonridge Animal Park, the American Red Cross, gold panning and … [Read more...]

Women’s Connection Outreach Luncheon

The Women's Connection hosts their Outreach Luncheon at Northwoods Resort on Village Drive. All women in the Big Bear Valley are invited to join in a treasure hunt as the curator of the Big Bear Valley Historical Museum, Kim Sweet, shares the "Treasures of Big Bear Past". Ella Mae Rawlings, the guest speaker and published poet, will share how many … [Read more...]

Jim Bollingmo Brain Tumor Foundation Party and ’70s Concert

The Jim Bollingmo Brain Tumor Foundation presentst the "That 70's Rock Show Party" (to follow the Run the Bear Marathon) at Snow Summit on Summit Boulevard. The event includes opportunity drawings, which includes prizes such as a Kawasaki Motorcycle, a Big Bear Getaway, an Anytime Pass to Bear Mountain Ski Resort, and more. Party tickets costs $25 … [Read more...]

Big Bear Singles Mixer

Big Bear singles 18 and over are invited to the Tiffany Lounge at the Best Western Big Bear Chateua (in the Moonridge Y) for an evening of mingling and meeting new people. Music starts at 8pm. For more info, please visit … [Read more...]

Renaissance Faire

The Bear Valley Renaissance Society hosts the Renaissance Faire at 39155 Rim of the World Drive in Fawnskin. The event will include the Knights of Mayhem jousting, vendors and children's games and crafts. Ticket prices are $15 for adults and $12 for seniors, students, and children 6 and up, with children under 5 free. For more info visit the … [Read more...]

Smokey Bear’s Birthday Celebration

The Big Bear Discovery Center on North Shore Drive presents the celebration of Smokey Bear's 65th birthday; as part of the festivities, Sue Houser, the author of "Hot Foot Teddy: The True Story of Smokey Bear," will read and sign her books. The event will also include cake served at noon and an appearance from Smokey the Bear himself, so bring … [Read more...]