4th of July 2018

Come see the biggest 4th of July fireworks display in Southern California.

The fireworks are shot off from a barge on Big Bear Lake and are viewable from any of our public parks or the best spot, from a boat on the Lake or these great
When: July 4, 2018
Time: Fireworks start at 8:45 p.m. on July 4th
Where: various locations throughout the Big Bear area
No personal fireworks allowed in mountain communities.
Best Spots to Watch the Fireworks:
Marina Resort
July 4; Starts 12 Noon
(909) 866-4907
The annual Rotary Club Big Bear Lake Fourth of July Lakefront Fireworks and BBQ at the Marina Resort on Lakeview Drive provides a great spot to view the fireworks display and enjoy food and live entertainment.
BBQ Tickets On Sale Now: $27-$34 for Meal Tickets, NEW $20 Child Meal (Bring lawn chair for personal seating), $54 for Reserved Seating, $100 for VIP/Reserved Seating. All tickets will have an additional $1.00 administrative fee added to the price.


Snow Summit
July 4th; Sky Chairs Open: 5:00 pm, Fireworks begin at 8:45 pm
Take the 4th of July to new heights this year at Snow Summit. Get awe-inspiring views of Big Bear Lake’s Annual Fireworks Spectacular. Hop on the Scenic Sky Chair and climb to 8,200 feet for an evening of food, fun, and fireworks. Chair lifts open at 5:00 p.m. with BBQ dinner at Hog on the Rocks or Skyline Taphouse at 5:30 p.m. Full no host-bar. Live music and a complimentary glass of champagne when the fireworks begin at 8:45 p.m. Children 4 and under are FREE. For maximum comfort, bring foldable chairs, blankets, and sturdy shoes. 880 Summit Blvd. – Sky Chairs Open: 5:00 p.m. – Price: $30 – $50 (Includes dinner).


Captain John’s Independence Day Extravaganza
39369 North Shore Dr., Fawnskin
(909) 866-6478
Starts 7 a.m.
Let’s Party! DJ Reggae music! Bring your own picnic, BBQ’s and coolers. Huge beach so bring your chairs, beach blankets and umbrellas or EZ Ups to get your spot early. Paddleboard, canoe, kayak and boat rentals will be available all day. When the sun goes down you can bundle up at your own site and view the Big Bear Lake Rotary fireworks from Captain John’s Fawn Harbor & Marina. FREE EVENT! 39369 North Shore Dr. – Open: 7:30 a.m. – Parking Fee: Cars $10; Truck w/trailer $15


Fourth of July Cruise on Miss Liberty Paddlewheel Boat
Pine Knot Marina, 439 Pine Knot Ave., Big Bear Lake, CA (909) 866-8129
Departs 8 p.m.- 10 p.m.
Come aboard the Miss Liberty Paddlewheel Tour Boat to watch the fireworks explode above the Lake. The cruise includes a non-alcoholic drink ticket and light hors-d’oeuvres. Beer, wine, soft drinks and assorted snacks available for purchase in the cash only galley. Tickets are $100 per person. Dock departure at 8 pm and tour returns to dock upon completion of fireworks.