20th Annual Run for the Grizzlies – A Motorcycle Poker Run


Big Bear Lake, CA September 7, 2015 - The friends of the Big Bear Alpine Zoo invite you to their 20th Annual Run for the Grizzlies on September 12, 2015 from 9am to 4pm.  This year's event will be held at 630 Bartlett Rd in the Village, behind the Chamber of Commerce.  This is an annual fundraiser supporting the Big Bear Alpine Zoo's grizzly … [Read more...]

EBBIE Award for Excellence in Business

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The Chamber of Commerce held their annual meeting on Tuesday June 2nd, 2015.  It was well attended with over 120 in attendance.   The program was highlighted by the presentations of the Business of the Year awards so called EBBIE Award for Excellence in Business.    Big Bear Lake Brewing Company, Re Max Big Bear and Big Bear Helicopters were … [Read more...]

Prescription Drug Drop Box Unveiled Today

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Big Bear Lake, CA, January 22, 2015 - The Big Bear Sheriff's Station will be unveiling a Prescription Drug Take Back Drop Box today. It will be installed in the County office that formerly housed the Big Bear Division of the San Bernardino County Court. The Drop Box was purchased by the Breakthrough Task Force with private funds donated by members … [Read more...]

Sara Russ Maps Out Priorities For Healthcare District


Big Bear Lake, CA, February 5, 2014 - After serving a little more than a year on the Bear Valley Community Healthcare District (BVCHD) Board of Directors, Sara Russ is taking the reins. Her fellow board members elected officers last week, and named her President, an election she calls “a rare opportunity that comes with great … [Read more...]

Night on the Town Will Benefit Young Entrepreneurs

Big Bear Lake, CA, January 30, 2014 - The Big Bear Chamber of Commerce has scheduled their 5th Annual Gala, and announced its theme. “Denim & Diamonds” will be held at the Northwoods Resort on March 8th, from 5:00 p.m. – 11:00 p.m., featuring country singer Brent Payne, old-time photography by Millener Productions and dinner. Because … [Read more...]

Pam Scannell Takes the Reins


Big Bear Lake, CA, November 21, 2013 - There was a seamless transition in leadership over the weekend at the Big Bear Chamber of Commerce. Rachel Wade served her last day as Executive Director on Friday, November 15, and former Operations Manager Pam Scannell took over the next day. Wade, who resigned from the Chamber to work from home, said, … [Read more...]

Want business exposure 24/7?

Big Bear Lake, CA, March 10, 2013 - The Big Bear Chamber of Commerce and Diana Guerrero of ARKtech are presenting a new business education series. The first event will be Tuesday, March 12, 2013 from 5:30pm until 7:00pm in the Chamber Conference Room (630 Bartlett Road, Big Bear Lake). The topic will be “The Four Rs of Resiliency for business … [Read more...]

Windows 8 Class At The Hummingbird Project

Big Bear Lake, CA, March 5, 2013 - The Hummingbird Project is going to hold a Windows 8 Class, which will take place on Saturday, March 9, 2013 at the Big Bear Chamber of Commerce conference room. It’s a fundraiser for spring and summer tuition for low to moderate income students. Both beginning and intermediate users will benefit. The cost is … [Read more...]

Riddle Refocuses Her Talents

Big Bear Lake, CA, December 16, 2012 - The Big Bear Chamber of Commerce has found a new Membership and Relationship Coordinator in Erin Riddle. Erin has been an active Big Bear Valley resident since 1981 -- most notably as a Special Events Coordinator and the Fundraising Chair for the Victor Alvarez Memorial Race and Auction. Her strengths in … [Read more...]

Improve Your Business In 2012

Big Bear Lake, CA, November 4, 2012 - The Big Bear Chamber of Commerce is producing Business Expo 2012 at Northwoods Resort on November 13th. Exhibitor presentations start at 7:30a.m. and seminars start at 8:00, including topics such as “Easy Social Media for businesses” and getting an employee funded by San Bernardino County. The day will … [Read more...]