Have a Ball With Your Sweetheart

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Big Bear Lake, CA, January 17, 2014 - This Valentine’s Day, the Big Bear Lake Rotary Club Foundation and the Bear Valley Hospital Foundation will present the Sweetheart Ball at Northwoods Resort. The festivities on February 14th will start with cocktails at 5pm, followed by dinner at 6:00. Guests can dance to the “Sounds of Frank Sinatra” by … [Read more...]

Clay at the Cave: A One-Two Punch From the “Heavyweight of Comedy”

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Big Bear Lake, CA, January 9, 2014 - Fresh off an extended engagement at the Hard Rock Hotel & Casino in Las Vegas, legendary comic Andrew Dice Clay will headline two performances at the Cave this month. His local shows on January 24 and 25 will be opened by actress/comedian Eleanor Kerrigan (“Entourage,” “The Melt,” “The Naughty … [Read more...]

New Year’s Eve on the Mountain

Big Bear Lake, CA December 31, 2013 - There are quite a few ways to ring in the new year here in Big Bear, starting with Snow Summit's annual Torchlight Parade at 7:00pm tonight. A holiday tradition not seen anywhere else in SoCal, it's a spectacular display not to be missed, with 250 skiers and snowboarders descending the mountain with lit … [Read more...]

From Men in Tights to Men in Dresses

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Big Bear Lake, CA, December 18, 2013 - In what's becoming a favorite local tradition, the Big Bear Theater Project is presenting its hilarious version of a Dickens classic. "A Christmas Carol Askew...Redo!" opens Thursday night for a four-show run at the Big Bear Lake Performing Arts Center (PAC). The production is another Panto, which is an … [Read more...]

Christmas Kicks Off With Tree Lighting Ceremonies

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Big Bear Lake, CA, November 29 – With Thanksgiving leftovers still in the fridge, Big Bear is ushering in Christmas! It begins tonight in the Village, with KBHR's Steve Cassling emceeing the Official Tree Lighting Ceremony and Santa’s Grand Entrance. The Wonderelles Rockin’ Christmas Revue will warm up the crowd between 5:00 and 6:00 p.m. … [Read more...]

“Come laugh until your face hurts!”

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Big Bear Lake, CA, November 24, 2013 - Next month, the Big Bear Theatre Project will present its own hilarious version of the classic tale of Ebenezer Scrooge. Comic trio Steve Cassling, Ty Warren and Brian Adams will play all the familiar Dickens characters, plus some originals. The show is done in the ‘panto’ style of theater, with its … [Read more...]

Hot Dogs & Hay Rides for Old Miners Volunteers

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Big Bear Lake, CA, November 16, 2013 - The Old Miners Association (OMA) is holding their Annual Membership Meeting & Volunteer Appreciation Open House on November 18 at 40877 Stone in the Village (corner of Stone Road and Knickerbocker Road). If you're a new or renewing member, a sponsor or a volunteer, you're welcome to attend with a … [Read more...]

Native American History Month is a Good Reason to Visit the Local Museum

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San Bernardino County, CA, November 12, 2013 - The ancestry and traditions of American Indians have been celebrated nationally every year since 1994. In support, the San Bernardino County Board of Supervisors has passed a proclamation recognizing November as Native American Heritage Month. Supervisor James Ramos said he was proud that the County … [Read more...]

Bonanza for Book Collectors Set for November 16

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Big Bear Lake, CA, November 11, 2013 - Book lovers will want to mark their calendars for November 16th. The Big Bear Lake Branch Library (41930 Garstin Drive) is holding their annual auction of rare and collectible books. Close to one hundred books will be auctioned off, including many collectors’ items and some first editions, art and history … [Read more...]

Healthcare District Has Healthy Chance of Winning; Keep Voting!

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Big Bear Lake, CA, October 30, 2013 - As of yesterday, Bear Valley Community Hospital's entry into the Medline Pink Gloves Dance Video competition was in 7th place. That brings them close to winning a substantial sum for the Soroptimist International of Big Bear Valley Mammogram Program: the winnings are $5,000 for third place, $10,000 for second … [Read more...]