Past Events

Discover all of the past events that have taken place in Big Bear Lake with Destination Big Bear. From concerts and festivals to races and conventions, we have everything you need to know about what’s happened in our mountain town!

Core Nation Events at Bear Mountain Resort

CoreNation at Bear Mountain

CoreNation at Bear Mountain Join us for an exciting snowboarding event, CoreNation at Bear Mountain, a Rail Jam competition on December 29,2023. This competition is open to all ages with a registration fee that will be donated to local non-profits...

New Year's Eve in Big Bear Lake

New Year’s Eve Parties in Big Bear

New Year’s Eve Parties in Big Bear Goodbye 2023! Hello 2024!  Gather your friends and family for a memorable vacation to Big Bear and ring in the new year!  If you don’t stay in there are many options and ideas...

Big Bear Turkey Trot 2023

Big Bear Turkey Trot 2023 Come out any enjoy the Big Bear Turkey Trot 2023! 3 Miles around the Eagle Point and Park neighborhood of Big Bear Lake! The Big Bear Turkey Trot is a family-friendly run/walk to benefit local...

Big Bear Turkey Trot

Big Bear Turkey Trot

Big Bear Turkey Trot Come out and enjoy the Big Bear Turkey trot on Thanksgiving morning. The Big Bear Turkey Trot is a Thanksgiving morning tradition in Big Bear Lake. If you’re looking for some fun and festive running, this...

Big Bear Tree Lighting

Big Bear Tree Lighting

Big Bear Tree Lighting If you’re looking for a place to spend the upcoming holidays, head over to The Village. This year’s Tree Lighting Ceremony will be happening on Nov. 24 at 5 PM. 5-6:15 will be performances and Tree...

Moonridge Mondays

Moonridge Monday Street Faire

Moonridge Monday Street Faire Join the local community every Monday evening this September in the new Moonridge Corridor for the Evening Street Faire! Shop local Vendors, Food Trucks, Live Music, and Kids Activities. Admission is free and parking is very...

Guttermouth

Guttermouth at Big Bear Bar & Grill

Guttermouth at Big Bear Bar & Grill Enjoy a night of good eats, good drinks, fun times with Great people and High Voltage Punk Rock Music! Guttermouth playing at Big Bear Bar & Grill. Guttermouth is an American punk band...

Big Bear Convention Center

Christkindlmarkt at Big Bear Convention Center

Christkindlmarkt at Big Bear Convention Center Christkindlmarkt hosts 2 days of Holiday Shopping Fun with a German twist! December 17 – 18, 2022 Christkindlmarkt at Big Bear Convention Center hosts 2 days or Big Bear’s ONLY shopping experience with an...

Scavenger Hunt Big Bear

Amazing Scavenger Hunt Big Bear Lake

Amazing Scavenger Hunt Big Bear Lake Turn Big Bear Lake into a giant game board with this fun scavenger hunt adventure. Combine the excitement of the Amazing Race with a two-hour city tour. Guided from any smart phone, teams make their...

korrupted Comedy show big bear bar and grill

Bar and Grill Comedy Show and Music

Bar and Grill Comedy Show and Music At Big Bear Bar and Grill, find yourself Korrupted with Korrupted Comedy Show and Live Music provided by No Consent, a local Punk Band! Korrupted Comedy and No Consent bring you a RAWK...

Scary Tales Theater Variety Show Big Bear Performing Arts Center

Big Bear Valley Scary Tales Halloween Variety Show

Big Bear Valley Performing Arts Center Presents Scary Tales Halloween Variety Show Celebrate the spooky season by enjoying Scary Tales, a Fun-filled Halloween Variety Show presented by local Big Bear Valley performing arts groups. Big Bear Valley Performing Arts Center...

Adventure Van Expo Big Bear Lake

Adventure Van Expo in Big Bear Lake

Adventure Van Expo in Big Bear Lake The 2022 Adventure Van Expo in Big Bear Lake is back this October 15th & 16th! Free to the public, this show is featured mostly around built-out – and super cool! – Mercedes...

The Grizzly 100 & Big Bear Gran Fondo

The Grizzly 100 & Big Bear Gran Fondo The Grizzly 100 & Big Bear Gran Fondo return to Big Bear this year! The Grizzly 100/75K is a National Ultra Endurance Race course offering epic technical riding on some of Southern...