Give Big to the Big Bear Web-A-Thon


Big Bear, CA, November 30th, 2015 - At midnight on the first of December, the Who's Who of Big Bear Valley nonprofit organizations will participate in a 24-hour web-a-thon to benefit Give Big San Bernardino County, in advance of the International Day of Giving on December 2nd. The inaugural Give BIG web event was held in May of last year. Nearly … [Read more...]

Big Bear Kicks Off the Holidays with Christmas Tree Lightings and Santa


Big Bear, Ca, November 27, 2015 - Now that the Thanksgiving turkey has been eaten, it's time to ring in Christmas in Big Bear. Tonight, in the heart of the village, you can join 6000 locals and visitors for the annual Village Christmas Tree Lighting Ceremony and Santa's Grand Entrance. Festivities begin at 5:00 pm with entertainment provided by Big … [Read more...]

Rotary Club of Big Bear Lake Brings Christmas Cheer with Home Santa Visits in December


Big Bear, CA, November 22, 2015 - Rotary Club of Big Bear Lake Brings Christmas Cheer with Santa Visits in December.  The Santa visit program will be providing Valley youngsters a treat that they won’t soon forget. The visits this year will take place on Thursday, Friday, and Saturday, December 17th, 18th, and 19th, 2015.  Santa will visit any … [Read more...]

First Annual Big Bear Utilities Food Drive Challenge


Big Bear Lake, CA, November 9th, 2015 – The First Annual Big Bear Utilities Food Drive Challenge will bring meals to families in need  this holiday season.  Big Bear utility companies are challenging each other to see who can raise the most food donations for the St. Joseph Food Pantry to help feed local families this holiday season. … [Read more...]

Amgen Tour of California Interested in Big Bear Lake Return


Big Bear, CA October 26, 2015 - The Amgen Tour of California officials tell local organizers that Big Bear is looking good for a 2017 return. Kristen Klein, President of Amgen Tour stated “Big Bear Lake is a very important partner for the Tour.  We have enjoyed an outstanding relationship with the City, as we have hosted three stages in the … [Read more...]

Brandy Murphy Crowned Miss Big Bear 2016


Big Bear, CA October 18, 2015 - Last night, October 17 at the Performing Arts Center in Big Bear Lake, Brandy Murphy was crowned Miss Big Bear 2016.   She and seven other contestants including  Ellie Dawson, Dalaney Doyle, Amanda Egerer, Kirsten Ellsworth, Cassidy Hunter, Daniel Kunz, and Ana Perez vied for the crown by participating in the … [Read more...]

Coffee With A Cop

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Big Bear Lake, CA September 28, 2015 - The Big Bear Sheriffs Station will host Coffee With A Cop Tuesday, September 29th, 2015 at Starbucks in the Interlaken Shopping Center.  Stop by between 7:30 a.m and 8:30 a.m  to enjoy a cup of coffee and some pleasant conversation with representatives from the Big Bear Sheriff Station.  This will be a … [Read more...]



Big Bear Lake, CA. September 26, 2015 - The year was 1810, the place was southern Germany, Bavaria, and life was hard. It was the month of October and all of the countryside had been working day and night to finish their fall harvest and prepare for the onset of winter. While the plow horses were working and the farmers’ days were filled from … [Read more...]

12th Annual Hot Dawgz and Hand Rails Kicks off the Winter Season


Big Bear Lake, CA September 14, 2015 - The 12th Annual Hot Dawgz and Hand Rails takes place on September 19th, and will host over 50 professional riders from all over the world competing for $16,000 worth of cash prizes.  Guests will be able to enjoy access to over 40 of the industry's leading vendors. Bear Mountain will also ship in over 140 tons … [Read more...]

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...]