There will be a Big Bear Grand Menorah Lighting & Chanukah Celebration beginning at 4:30 p.m. on Thursday, December 22, 2022, in the heart of the Big Bear Lake Village. The event will take place at the corner of Pine Knot Ave and Village Drive.
There is no cost to attend the event. The city mayor and councilmembers will attend the lighting of the 10-foot-tall Menorah at 5 p.m.
There will be potato lathes, jelly donuts, a dreidel man, a strolling magician, face painting, music and door prizes.
There will also be a chocolate coin “Gelt” drop from a the top of the ladder of a fire truck.