Will You Be the Next Big Bear Idol?

Big Bear Lake, CA, January 28, 2014 - The annual Big Bear Idol Music Competition will be held at the Big Bear Lake Performing Arts Center on Saturday February 22nd, at 6:00pm. Residents and visitors alike are encouraged to attend this free concert to support our talented local musicians. Refreshments at intermission will be provided by members of … [Read more...]

Santa is Taking Appointments

Big Bear Lake, CA, December 3, 2013 - Every year, Santa Claus brings gifts to around 1,000 kids in the Big Bear Valley, and he's now taking appointments for this year's visits.  On the evenings of December 19, 20 and 21, the red-suited visitor will call out the child's name with a merry "Ho-ho-ho!" as he approaches the house with age-appropriate … [Read more...]

Fireworks Committee Promises Largest Show Ever


Big Bear Lake, CA, June 28, 2013 - Thousands of people line the shores of Big Bear Lake each year to view one of the largest and most elaborate fireworks displays put on in Southern California. This year, the annual July 4th celebration will add 10% more fireworks, including some pyrotechnics never before seen locally.  KBHR 93.3 FM will … [Read more...]

Seven Excellent Residents Celebrated on Sunday

Big Bear Lake, CA, June 21, 2013 - The Rotary Club of Big Bear Lake will host its fifteenth annual “Eagle of Excellence” Community Service Awards Ceremony and Dinner this Sunday, June 23. The dinner and awards ceremony  honors community members who exhibit a very high caliber of professionalism, enthusiasm, work ethic and commitment to service … [Read more...]

Dental Screening At Local Elementary Schools

Big Bear Lake, CA, February 21, 2013 - The Rotary Club of Big Bear Lake will conduct its annual dental screening program at all three elementary schools in Big Bear Valley on Friday, March 1, 2013. The program will be held from approximately 9am until noon at Big Bear Elementary, North Shore Elementary and Baldwin Lane Elementary schools. All … [Read more...]

Rotary Santas to Brighten the Nights of Children

Big Bear Lake, CA, December 17, 2012 - For over three decades, the Rotary Club has been providing free Santa visits to over 1,000 Big Bear Valley children each year.  The visits this year will take place on the evenings of December 20th, 21st, and 22nd. Santa will arrive with a jingle of bells, shout out the name of each child and present age … [Read more...]

Rotary Club Honors Scholarship Winners


Big Bear, CA, May 4, 2012, 1:00pm - The Rotary Club of Big Bear Lake has announced the names of the winners of their 2012 Rotary Scholarship Program.  This year the Club is awarding a total of $7500 in five separate scholarships of $1500 each.  The Rotary Scholarship winners include Lindsay Hafen, Jackson Rees and Alyssa Larson for academic … [Read more...]

Rotary Club Announces “Eagle of Excellence” Community Service Awards Nominees

Ellen Conklin

  Big Bear Lake, CA , April 17, 2012 -The Rotary Club of Big Bear Lake has announced the names of the five recipients of this year’s “Eagle of Excellence” Community Service Awards.  The dinner and awards ceremony, celebrating it’s fifteenth year, is dedicated to honoring members of the Big Bear community that exhibit a very high … [Read more...]

Eagle of Excellence Recipients Awarded This Weekend

Big Bear, Ca, May 13, 2011, 8:00am - This Saturday, five people will be awarded the “Eagle of Excellence” award in the 14thAnnual Community Service Award's Dinner hosted by the Rotary Club of Big Bear Lake.  According to the Rotary Club, the dinner and the awards ceremony is dedicated to honoring members of the Big Bear community that … [Read more...]

Rotary Club Hosts High School Foriegn Exchange Students

Big Bear, Ca, February 4, 2011, 8:00am - Every year the Rotary Club of Big Bear Lake and its High School Interact Club proudly host what is referred to as “International Weekend” in which foreign exchange students representing Rotary Districts from San Diego to San Luis Obispo come to Big Bear to enjoy skiing and/or snow boarding.  This … [Read more...]