Big Bear Lake Convention Center

The mountain’s event center and home to the top-rated Big Bear Lake Oktoberfest every fall! Providing the escape you deserve under the pine trees with events year-round including holiday craft shows, “Spirits of the West” brewsfest, Farmer’s Market every Tuesday spring through fall, and more. Also home to Wyatt’s Cafe & Saloon with great western grub, country dancing Wednesdays and live bands on Fridays. Call (909) 585-3000 or

Upcoming events

  • 03/10/2018 5/00 pm - 03/10/2018 10/00 pm

    Mardi Gras Dance Party at The Convention Center from 5-10 p.m., benefiting Big Bear Chamber of Commerce. (909) 866-4607 ext 3 or click here. No tickets sold at the door so get yours now before they are gone!


    New Orleans-inspired food and drink, dancing to music by jazz and boogie woogie star Kenny “Blues Boss” Wayne and his band, and a host of surprises highlight Big Bear Chamber of Commerce’s Mardi Gras Dance Party on Saturday, March 10, 2018.


    Held from 5-10 p.m. at the Convention Center at Big Bear Lake, the evening promises to be Big Bear’s party of the year with live and silent auctions, tribute to the Valley’s firefighters, and dancing to internationally-acclaimed and multiple award-winning artist Wayne and his very talented band. Guests will enjoybuffet with shrimp creole, Cajun chicken, collard greens,  hush puppies, rice and beans and green salad, plus for dessert there's bourbon banana bread pudding and king cake. Savor specialty cocktails, Mardi Gras decorations and more during the Chamber of Commerce’s premier fundraiser of the year.