Dancer/Painter Combines Art Forms at Month-Long Exhibit

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July 21, 2014, Big Bear Lake, CA - The Gallery in the Village is brimming with talent, with this month’s Featured Artist George Gootson--a respected local landscape painter--and Guest Artist Elizabeth Szymczak on display through August 13. The public is invited to a free reception to meet them and discuss their work on Saturday, July 26th from … [Read more...]

Fireside Chat… with Strings Attached

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Big Bear, CA, February 18, 2014 - Four years ago, due to budget cuts, BVUSD had to cut funding for the Elementary Strings Program which provides free participation for 4th, 5th, and 6th grade students interested in learning to play in an orchestra. Due to the state altering their education funding formula this year, there is a possibility that the … [Read more...]

Pasadena Orchestra Joins Forces With Mountain Ensembles

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Big Bear Lake, CA, January 29, 2014 - On February 8, the Arts Council of Big Bear Valley will present a collaboration between the Pasadena Youth Symphony Orchestra (PYSO) and the All Mountain String Ensemble, conducted by Sharon Rizzo. This free performance runs from 2:00-5:00 p.m at the Big Bear Lake Performing Arts Center (39707 Big Bear … [Read more...]

Is Meeting a Pointillist on Your Bucket List?

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Big Bear Lake, CA, January 21, 2014 - It's time for another Fourth Friday at The Gallery----and this month's featured artist is Jessica Sandek.  Sandek uses pointillism, a painstaking style of applying paint in tiny dots instead of continuous lines. She also burns into wood, which is an example of pyrography,  or "writing with fire", a … [Read more...]

Big Bear Valley Arts Council Presents Wyatt Earp At Knickerbocker Mansion

Big Bear Lake, CA, September 15, 2011, 3:00pm - Wyatt Earp is coming to the Mansion, The Knickerbocker Mansion. Wyatt takes the stage for a one-man performance on Sunday, presented by the Arts Council of Big Bear Valley. “Wyatt Earp: A Life On The Frontier” features the famed lawman’s grandnephew, Wyatt Earp. He’ll be telling the family … [Read more...]

Music at The Mansion Moves Inside This Time Around

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Big Bear, Ca, May 18, 2011, 12:00pm - The Arts Council of Big Bear Valley has announced their Sunday afternoon series “Music at the Mansion” will start this Sunday, May 22nd.  The program was originally going to be held outside at the Knickerbocker Mansion under a white tent, however, due to expected cold temperatures, the venue for this … [Read more...]

Taco Fundraiser for Arts Council at Azteca Grill

Tacos are $1.00 each.  All proceeds go the Arts Council of Big Bear Valley.  At the Azteca Grill, 40199 Big Bear Blvd, Big Bear Lake. … [Read more...]