HO, HO, HO, Santa Claus, the jolly old elf himself, is planning visits to Big Bear Valley youngsters, bringing early gifts and taking last minute requests.
The Rotary Club of Big Bear Lake will give Santa some help with its annual Santa visit program providing Valley youngsters a treat that they won’t soon forget. For more than 30 years, the Rotary Club has been providing Santa visits to Valley children. Santa normally visits upwards of 1,000 children each year. The visits this year will take place on Thursday, Friday, and Saturday, December 17th, 18th, and 19th, 2015. Continue reading
Snow Summit Ski Area puts on one of the most visual and memorable tributes to New Year’s Eve with its annual torchlight procession down Miracle Mile, the ski run most visible from the floor of the Big Bear Valley. Continue reading
During the Holiday Season in the Big Bear Valley, group after group steps forward to maintain the small town feel of good old fashioned Americana that makes Big Bear such a pleasant place to live by giving back in some way to the community. Continue reading
First up is the city of Big Bear Lake annual event. Beginning at 5 p.m. on Friday, November 27, the day after Thanksgiving, Santa and Mrs. Claus, the original Mountain Marvelettes, city of Big Bear Lake officials and more are the highlights of Santa’s Grand Entrance in the Village, the tree lighting ceremony for Big Bear Lake. Continue reading
Thanksgiving is the leading day of the year for home fires involving cooking equipment according to the National Fire Protection Association. Have activities that keep kids out of the kitchen during this busy time.” Continue reading
During the Thanksgiving Holiday weekend, beginning at 10 a.m. on Friday, November 27, the Convention Center at Big Bear Lake hosts its annual Mountain Christmas Boutique. The event runs Friday, Saturday and Sunday, doors opening each morning at 10 a.m. and closing at 5 p.m.
Admission is only $3, $2 for seniors and 12 and under are free. Continue reading
The public is invited to view the valley’s first Bald Eagle Nest – from above the nest. On Sunday, November 22, from 1:30 to 3 p.m. at the Big Bear Discovery Center. On that day, the Friends of Big Bear Valley and the Big Bear Valley Ecotourism Coalition are hosting a Launch Celebration. Everyone is invited to attend the first public viewing of the nest from a few feet above it, as the Eagle Nest Cam is displayed on the big screen for the first time.
The event is free of charge. Continue reading
At 5 p.m. on Friday, November 27, the day after Thanksgiving, Santa and Mrs. Claus, the original Mountain Marvelettes, city of Big Bear Lake officials and more are the highlights of Santa’s Grand Entrance in the city of Big Bear Lake Village, the city’s official tree lighting ceremony. The event will be staged at the intersection of Village Drive and Pine Knot Avenue. Continue reading
The workshop will be held at the Adult Learning & Referral Center at 40946 Big Bear Blvd in Bear Lake. The Learning Center is on the premises of the Community Church. There is class fee of $15 for this 3 hour workshop will help the Adult Learning & Referral Center to continue to provide more workshops. Continue reading