Tag: Brent Payne

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 this is the organization’s major fundraising event, they are soliciting donations for a variety of auctions and raffles that will add fun to the evening. The financial support will help the Chamber continue for the second year business education for local youth. The free program was offered to high school students in its pilot year, designed to help them develop skills to “think outside the box” in creating their own businesses. Chamber Executive Director Pam Scannell says they would like to extend this training to students at Big Bear Middle School too. But with costs totaling $1,000 per student, fundraising items are crucial. To arrange a donation for “Denim & Diamonds,” call (909)...

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Award-Winning Country Singer is Back With New Show

Big Bear Lake, CA, January 22, 2014 – Valentine’s Day weekend is luring back an accomplished recording artist to the Big Bear Lake Convention Center. Oklahoma native Brent Payne takes the stage Saturday, February 15 to deliver southern rock, country classics, and classic rock. Payne’s career has been gaining steam in recent years. Music Connection magazine  named him one of “2013’s Hot 100 Live Unsigned Artists,” while the Hollywood Music Awards named his single “Now & Forever” Best Country Song of the Year in 2012 and nominated.  his version of “Copperhead Road” for the same award last year. As a supporter of U.S. troops, Payne donates his time and talent to honor servicemen and women–whether it’s cheering up those recovering at Loma Linda Veterans Hospital or performing for thousands at the Bob Hope USO. His Big Bear concert, however, will benefit a local tradition bearer: the Old Miners Association, who will receive a portion of ticket sales and hold a silent auction. Local country rock artist Duke Michaels will open the show. Event info: Saturday, February 15, 2014 Doors open at 6:00 p.m. Duke Michaels performs at 7:15 Brent Payne performs at 8:15 Big Bear Convention Center 42900 Big Bear Boulevard, Big Bear Lake, CA Advance Tickets: $20 At the door: $20 Under 18:...

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