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To-Go Food That’s To-Die for at Community Market Big Bear

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To-Go Food That’s To-Die for at Community Market Big Bear

Roasted triangle tip that’s downright addictive, seasoned just right. Homestyle meat loaf and enchiladas that taste like they came from the local cantina. All just a couple minutes of microwave time away! Say hello to what Community Market owner Mark Doucette calls “cold fast food,” delicious fully-cooked entrees and side dishes that are the ultimate…

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Intimate Big Bear Oktoberfest `Unplugged’ with Fine Food, Spirits

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Intimate Big Bear Oktoberfest `Unplugged’ with Fine Food, Spirits

Join the Oktoberfest family for an intimate evening of fine German foods and spirits on Friday, October 20. In just four short years Oktoberfest Unplugged has become one of the most anticipated events of the season, attracting guests from as far as Texas who came specifically to enjoy the intimate affair. Unplugged features a gourmet…

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Flashlight Safaris After Dark Exploration of Big Bear Alpine Zoo

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Flashlight Safaris After Dark Exploration of Big Bear Alpine Zoo

Walking through the darkness, guests can’t see anything save for the flickering shadows created by the billion twinkling points of star light from above. They reach the end of the path, click on their flashlights, and are immediately staring at… A grizzly bear or three, each several hundred pounds of pure ferociousness in a cuddly…

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Still 2 German Bands, 1 Local’s Night Plus Unplugged at 2017 Big Bear Oktoberfest

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Still 2 German Bands, 1 Local’s Night Plus Unplugged at 2017 Big Bear Oktoberfest

There’s still two German bands to go and always popular Local’s Night where everyone is welcome. Contest finals are still on tap—pun intended—along with dance groups, Unplugged evening and closing night German Spooktacular with costume contest and not one band but two. Big Bear Oktoberfest is in full swing—and polka—as the event’s namesake month arrives….

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`Rocktober’ at Cave Big Bear with The Babys, Tributes to Oingo Boingo, Journey

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`Rocktober’ at Cave Big Bear with The Babys, Tributes to Oingo Boingo, Journey

The ultimate Halloween season party band and top shelf tributes to Def Leppard, Eagles and Journey. Plus rock favorites The Babys! Call it Rocktober at The Cave Big Bear with top performers just feet away from the dance floor. Enjoy your favorite beverages including full bar and Big Bear Lake Brewing Co. selections with every…

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First of 3 German Bands Takes Stage at 2017 Big Bear Oktoberfest

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First of 3 German Bands Takes Stage at 2017 Big Bear Oktoberfest

The first of three direct-from-Germany bands takes the stage at 2017 Big Bear Oktoberfest for the first of two weekends on September 16-17. Matthias Kremer of Aalbachtal Express, which also will play two weekends at Big Bear Oktoberfest next month, returns with his own band, Mats’s Infinity. Composed of members of the popular German band…

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Reel in Bucks, Boats During Big Bear Lake Troutfest, Fall Fishing Festival

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Reel in Bucks, Boats During Big Bear Lake Troutfest, Fall Fishing Festival

There’s a new September 9-10 date but it’s the same great event when the popular fishing tournament cosponsored by Holloway’s Marina, Big Bear Marina and Western Outdoor News returns for its 13 year on the lake. Troutfest has become one of the premier fishing tournaments in the region and for good reason: everyone who enters…

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47th Big Bear Oktoberfest Opens September 9-10 For 8 Weekends of Revelry

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47th Big Bear Oktoberfest Opens September 9-10 For 8 Weekends of Revelry

Three direct-from-Germany bands, two of which play this month. A third German beer flowing at the taps. Big Bear Oktoberfest makes a pretty big splash in September too. The first month of Big Bear’s annual fall festival held eight weekends at the Convention Center Sept. 9-October 28 is as busy as the second. In addition…

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Eight is Enough to Paddleboard on Pleasure Point Marina Super SUP

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Eight is Enough to Paddleboard on Pleasure Point Marina Super SUP

Standup Paddleboards have now become a group activity thanks to new eight-person boards available for rent at Pleasure Point Marina. Why go out solo when you can bring the whole gang along aboard Airhead’s Super SUP—even the dogs? Everyone gets to experience the fun of dipping a blade into the cool lake water as up…

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`Broadway Broads’ Star in Last CATS Show `Steel Magnolias’ for 6 Shows Only

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`Broadway Broads’ Star in Last CATS Show `Steel Magnolias’ for 6 Shows Only

The last show ever for Community Arts Theater Society (CATS) is fittingly one it has never done before, presented by an amazing cast. Steel Magnolias is a fitting finale for CATS, which is calling it quits after 24 years and over 70 major productions. Catch one of six shows at the Warehouse Theater in Big…

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