For those planning to hold a yard sale within the City of Big Bear Lake over the Fourth of July weekend, a no-fee permit is first required. Yard sale permit applications are available at the public counter in the Civic Center, located at 39707 Big Bear Boulevard, from 8am to 5pm each weekday; applications can also be downloaded from the City’s website at If posting yard sale signs, the City reminds not to place them on power poles, street sign or traffic signal poles, or any object in the public right-of-way. Also, please do not post signage on trees, as doing so could cause potential damage. For more information on yard sale specifics within the City of Big Bear Lake, call the Community Services Department at 866-5831.