The 43rd Annual Oktoberfest Opens This Weekend

Big Bear Lake, CA, September 11, 2013 ---  Southern California’s #1 rated Oktoberfest returns to the Big Bear Lake Convention Center with American’s Hero weekend.  On Saturday, September 14 free admission will be offered to all past and present military and their immediate families, as well as firefighters and law enforcement.  Opening … [Read more...]

27th Annual Mountain Christmas Boutique Starts Friday


Big Bear, Ca, November 23, 2011, 3:00pm - The Big Bear Lake Convention Center will host the 27th annual Mountain Christmas Boutique this holiday weekend, starting Friday, November 25th. For more than two decades, the Mountain Christmas Boutique has been the largest holiday arts and crafts show in the mountains, and features over 60 crafters and … [Read more...]

Veteran’s Day Ceremony Moved Indoors Due to Possible Weather

Big Bear, Ca, November 8, 2011, 12:00pm - Due to possible cold weather storms this Friday, the American Legion Post 584 is moving the annual Veterans’ Day ceremony at 11:11 a.m. on Friday, Nov. 11, to the Big Bear Convention Center.  Post Commander Bill Wilson said the traditional celebration that honors America’s military veterans was being … [Read more...]

Oktoberfest Gives Back to North Shore Christian Pre-School at Local’s Night!

Ein Prosit!

Big Bear, Ca, October 5, 2011, 9:00am- This Friday night the Big Bear Lake Convention Center will host Local’s Night at Oktoberfest starting at 6:00pm.  Every year on local’s night Oktoberfest gives back to a community organization.  In previous years proceeds were given to the Mom & Dad Project and the Big Bear Valley Historical … [Read more...]

Independence Day Fair

17th annual Independence Day Fair at the Big Bear Lake Convention Center, 42900 West Big Bear Blvd, Big Bear Lake, CA 92315.  Call 909-585-3000 or go to for additional information. 50 arts and crafts booths, vendors, and beer garden with live entertainment, including Silver Moon, Highway 38, and Skeleton Key. Kinder … [Read more...]

Big Bear Farmers’ Market Opens April 12

Big Bear Farmers Market

Big Bear, Ca April 4, 2011 4:00 pm - The annual Big Bear Farmers Market will be opening this year on April 12.  Held at the Big Bear Lake Convention Center on the corner of Division Drive and Big Bear Boulevard each Tuesday from early April through October, the market allows Big Bear residents to purchase freshly picked fruits, vegetables, and … [Read more...]

Fall Fest Comes to Convention Center

Big Bear Lake, Ca, September 2, 2010, 8:00am - Labor Day weekend traditionally rounds-out the summer season in the Big Bear Valley, and to celebrate the transition from summer to fall, the Big Bear Lake Convention Center is hosting Fall Fest.  This year’s festival will feature live entertainment, arts & crafts, outdoor saloon and cafe, and a … [Read more...]