Posts Tagged “events”

Among Top Singers Terri Proves She’s Second to `Nunn’

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Among Top Singers Terri Proves She’s Second to `Nunn’

She could have been an ice skater. During her early teen years she advanced as far as regional competition and the Olympics didn’t seem like such an impossible dream. She could have even been an actress. She appeared in a McDonald’s commercial for a new milkshake at just age 14, been on shows like “Police…

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`Nunsense’ Features Top Big Bear performers, Heavenly Fun on Stage

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`Nunsense’ Features Top Big Bear performers, Heavenly Fun on Stage

Just five of 19 nuns at the Little Sisters of Hoboken nunnery remain, the rest of the sisterhood having succumbed to botulism after eating vichyssoise prepared by Sister Julia, Child of God. Sounds grim? Hardly. Instead it’s the setting for laughs galore and a catchy score when a talented Big Bear cast directed by Michael…

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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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Summer Snowboard Contest With Top Pros, Snoop Dogg at Hot Dawgz and Hand Rails

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Summer Snowboard Contest With Top Pros, Snoop Dogg at Hot Dawgz and Hand Rails

The forecast calls for 100% chance of snow at Bear Mountain on September 23 when the resort holds the annual Hot Dawgz and Hand Rails summer snowboard contest and music festival. First big event of winter is in summer. Part music festival, part pre-winter party, HDHR is sure to get skiers and snowboarders psyched for…

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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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Vintage Planes, Skydivers, Displays at Free Big Bear Air Fair on August 26

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Vintage Planes, Skydivers, Displays at Free Big Bear Air Fair on August 26

Fun on the ground and in the sky for guests of all ages when Big Bear Air Fair, a tradition for over 30 years, returns for its every-other-year date at the airport on Saturday, August 26 from 9 a.m.-3 p.m. Vintage warbirds from the Planes of Fame air museum in Chino along with other antique…

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Wooden Boat Show Back on August 19 with `Bugs Bunny,’ ‘Step in Again’ Beauties and Free Admission

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Wooden Boat Show Back on August 19 with `Bugs Bunny,’ ‘Step in Again’ Beauties and Free Admission

Relive the days of yesteryear, when gleaming wood boats dotted the lake, when the 34th annual Antique Classic Wooden Boat Show 2017 returns to Pine Knot Marina on Saturday, August 19. Vintage vessels from makers like Criss-Craft and Hacker highlight the show, presented by the Antique and Classic Boat Society’s Southern California Chapter. Typically there’s…

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Big Bear Renaissance Faire Expands to 4 August Weekends of Jousts, Jests

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Big Bear Renaissance Faire Expands to 4 August Weekends of Jousts, Jests

Travel to the days of yore with grub, grog and merriment during Big Bear Renaissance Faire on the beautiful north shore in Fawnskin at historic Pedersen Sawmill…expanded to four August weekends for 2017! An exciting, vibrant village springs up among towering pine trees from 10 a.m.-6 p.m. on August 5-6, 12-13, 19-20 and now 26-27….

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