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Big Bear Events

Our Big Big events calendar is packed with a variety of Big Bear events for you to get the most out of your stay here! Browse through all the Big Bear Lake events, and if you see something that you’re interested in, make sure to give it a visit!

Bear Valley Farmers Market

Big Bear Convention Center 42900 Big Bear Blvd., Big Bear Lake, CA

Enjoy fresh fruits, vegetables and flowers all summer long when you shop arts, crafts, health products and a huge variety of collectibles at the Big Bear Valley Farmer’s Market every Tuesday at the Big Bear Convention Center! This is an outdoor event. Where: Big Bear Convention Center at 42900 Big Bear Blvd When: Every Tuesday 8:30 AM - 1 PM (Every Tuesday, April through September)

Wyatt’s Country Wednesdays

Big Bear Convention Center 42900 Big Bear Blvd., Big Bear Lake, CA

Wednesdays Groove to the country tunes every Wednesday evening at Wyatt’s Grill & Saloon! Enjoy the friendly atmosphere and ranch style grub! Doors open at 4 p.m. and country dancing begins at 6 p.m. NOTE: Mask must be worn upon entry and may be removed once seated at your table. All servers and Wyatt's employees are wearing masks and gloves for the safety of all patrons and workers. Patrons must maintain a 6 ft. distance while present.

Music in the Mountains

Big Bear Discovery Center 40971 North Shore Drive/ Hwy 38, Fawnskin, CA

The Southern California Mountains Foundation is bringing back the popular Music in the Mountains series this 2022! Take a seat under the stars at the Big Bear Discovery Center Amphitheater and enjoy the best in country, classic and contemporary rock, 7,000 feet above Southern California! A ticket to a Music in the Mountains concert does more than get you into a great show, it helps to protect your public lands. Proceeds support the Southern California Mountains Foundation and its powerful conservation, recreation, and education programs: The Big Bear Discovery Center,

Cool Run in the Mountains

Big Bear Convention Center 42900 Big Bear Blvd., Big Bear Lake, CA

11th Annual Cool Run In The Mountains Car Show The Cool Run Car Show features 100+ unique and classic cars, vendors, live entertainment. Presented by Rodriders of Big Bear, the event raises funds for several local charities including Doves and local Animal Rescue programs.

Nature Crafts at the Discovery Center

Big Bear Discovery Center 40971 North Shore Drive/ Hwy 38, Fawnskin, CA

Explore Big Bear nature through arts and crafts at The Big Bear Discovery Center! This free event is perfect for kids and families. Each week kids will create a new craft.

Free

Discovery Center Nature Walks

Discovery center Big Bear Discovery Center at 40971 North Shore Drive/ Hwy 38, Fawnskin CA 92333, Big Bear Lake, CA

Join a volunteer naturalist on a 1/2 mi. loop trail. Learn about the flora and fauna, as well as some lake history. Hike is easy and for all ages. DATES: Nature Walks are every Saturday at 1/2pm. Sundays at 11am/12pm. TIMES: Saturdays 1 PM & 2 PM start times Sundays 11 AM & Noon start times

Free

Discovery Center Nature Walks

Discovery center Big Bear Discovery Center at 40971 North Shore Drive/ Hwy 38, Fawnskin CA 92333, Big Bear Lake, CA

Join a volunteer naturalist on a 1/2 mi. loop trail. Learn about the flora and fauna, as well as some lake history. Hike is easy and for all ages. DATES: Nature Walks are every Saturday at 1/2pm. Sundays at 11am/12pm. TIMES: Saturdays 1 PM & 2 PM start times Sundays 11 AM & Noon start times

Free

Bear Valley Farmers Market

Big Bear Convention Center 42900 Big Bear Blvd., Big Bear Lake, CA

Enjoy fresh fruits, vegetables and flowers all summer long when you shop arts, crafts, health products and a huge variety of collectibles at the Big Bear Valley Farmer’s Market every Tuesday at the Big Bear Convention Center! This is an outdoor event. Where: Big Bear Convention Center at 42900 Big Bear Blvd When: Every Tuesday 8:30 AM - 1 PM (Every Tuesday, April through September)

Wyatt’s Country Wednesdays

Big Bear Convention Center 42900 Big Bear Blvd., Big Bear Lake, CA

Wednesdays Groove to the country tunes every Wednesday evening at Wyatt’s Grill & Saloon! Enjoy the friendly atmosphere and ranch style grub! Doors open at 4 p.m. and country dancing begins at 6 p.m. NOTE: Mask must be worn upon entry and may be removed once seated at your table. All servers and Wyatt's employees are wearing masks and gloves for the safety of all patrons and workers. Patrons must maintain a 6 ft. distance while present.

Oktoberfest

Big Bear Convention Center 42900 Big Bear Blvd., Big Bear Lake, CA

Located in the mountain town of Big Bear Lake, this annual celebration has always been based on the lore of the world’s original Oktoberfest. Over the years, the Big Bear Lake Oktoberfest has become world renown for its own traditions and old-world ambiance, celebrating friends, family and good times. A festival like no other, guests are treated to authentic German entertainment; feast on Brats and Knockwursts direct from the German butcher; and enjoy the very same beers poured at Munich’s Oktoberfest for more than 150 years!

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