Posts Tagged “events”

Big Bear Chili Cookoff, Miss Clementine Contest Open 68th Old Miners Days

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Big Bear Chili Cookoff, Miss Clementine Contest Open 68th Old Miners Days

Frontier fashion show, zany parade, living history and sanctioned Chili Cookoff mark the 68th annual Old Miners Days over two July weekends. Celebrate Big Bear’s western heritage with events that range from the hysterical (Outhouse Race and Doo Dah Parade) to the historical (Miss Clementine Contest and Chautauqua). Toss in the family favorite Chili Cookoff…

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Big Bad Voodoo Daddy, Colin Hay, Tributes to Zeppelin, Cash, More at Cave Big Bear

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Big Bad Voodoo Daddy, Colin Hay, Tributes to Zeppelin, Cash, More at Cave Big Bear

Fireworks continue at The Cave Big Bear in July after an Independence Day headliner weekend that included Dick Dale and Ted Nugent, with a schedule that includes Big Bad Voodoo Daddy and Men at Work’s Colin Hay. Then there’s Zeppelin USA returning to replicate the supergroup’s sound. A Johnny Cash tribute so good it brought…

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CATS Stages `You’re a Good Man, Charlie Brown’ for 8 Shows at Performing Arts Center

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CATS Stages `You’re a Good Man, Charlie Brown’ for 8 Shows at Performing Arts Center

The youngsters got their chance 15 years ago. Now adults get to bring out their inner child playing kids roles highlighted by everyone’s favorite loser. You’re a Good Man, Charlie Brown was presented in 2002 by Community Arts Theater Society with an all-youth cast, even though the show was written for adults. Now the grown-ups…

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Rotary Best View BBQ Spot to See July 4 Big Bear Lake Fireworks Show

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Rotary Best View BBQ Spot to See July 4 Big Bear Lake Fireworks Show

Great food at water’s edge, carnival-style fun and a front row seat for Southern California’s premier fireworks show—including exclusive viewing of pieces from a private second display—await guests at the annual Rotary Club of Big Bear Lake’s “Best View BBQ” on Tuesday, July 4. Soak in breathtaking lake views next to Marina Resort while celebrating…

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Metcalf’s Elton John Tribute Opens `Music in the Mountains’ at Discovery Center

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Metcalf’s Elton John Tribute Opens `Music in the Mountains’ at Discovery Center

Six top tribute concerts—doubleheaders each!—highlight the 12th season of “Music in the Mountains” summer series at Discovery Center, beginning with Kenny Metcalf as Elton John on June 24. Metcalf starts with the look of the glitzy rock star complete with bell-bottoms, platforms, glitter and sequins, then moves on to the sound while playing piano and…

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SUP, Kayak, Canoe Races and Beach Party at June 10 Paddle Big Bear

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SUP, Kayak, Canoe Races and Beach Party at June 10 Paddle Big Bear

There’s a new name but it’s the same great event when Paddle Big Bear returns to the lake  June 10 with races, demos, vendors and terrific beach party. Canoes, kayaks and Stand Up  Paddleboards (SUP) are welcome at the WPA-sanctioned  event, held at Veterans Park (next to Community Church) with events starting at 7:30 a.m….

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XEB Plus Stones, Skynyrd, Fleetwood Mac Tributes Key Cave Big Bear June 2017 Lineup

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XEB Plus Stones, Skynyrd, Fleetwood Mac Tributes Key Cave Big Bear June 2017 Lineup

Terrific tributes to Fleetwood Mac, the Rolling Stones and Lynyrd Skynyrd. Grammy-winner Poncho Sanchez, reggae with members of the late Bob Marley’s original band and XEB with founding members from Third Eye Blind. It’s a full June slate at The Cave Big Bear, where every seat is front and center for weekend shows that star…

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Art, Rods, Steampunk Festival Key 2017 Big Bear Memorial Day Holiday Events

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Art, Rods, Steampunk Festival Key 2017 Big Bear Memorial Day Holiday Events

There’s plenty happening to get summer 2017 off to a roaring start in Big Bear over Memorial Day weekend. Art on the Corner in the heart of Big Bear Village features three days of fine art and crafts from 10 a.m.-6 p.m. on May 27-29. Enjoy a glass of beer or wine and browse through…

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Reel in Large Cash Purse During May 20-21 Hall Family Trout Classic

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Reel in Large Cash Purse During May 20-21 Hall Family Trout Classic

The “Granddaddy of Them All” returns again with the Hall Family May Trout Classic on Big Bear Lake May 20-21. Anglers compete for a whopping $8,000 cash purse plus equipment prizes with a full field of 500. First place alone nets $2,500 for the entrant who weighs the largest rainbow trout of the weekend at…

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Cave Big Bear Hosts Free Amgen Tour Welcome Party with Morgan Leigh Band

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Cave Big Bear Hosts Free Amgen Tour Welcome Party with Morgan Leigh Band

The Cave Big Bear hosts the opening night party for the Amgen Tour of California’s Big Bear Time Trial on Thursday, May 18 at 5 p.m. with a free concert featuring the amazing Morgan Leigh Band. The Morgan Leigh Band is one of the Southland’s up and coming high energy country bands and has opened…

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