July Events

July Events in Big Bear Lake

4th of July Fun Run at Meadow Park - July 4, 2019

4th of July Fun Run at Meadow Park - July 4, 2019

Join us for the 2nd Annual Big Bear 4th of July Fun Run! Kick off the holiday with a fun run at Meadow Park, a great place on the lake to reserve your spot for the evening fireworks! A fun event for the entire family. Kids (and strollers!) welcomed. We offer 3 distances - 5K, 10K, 15K with Fast, Flat and Scenic courses.
Location: Meadow Park at 41220 Park Avenue, Big Bear Lake CA 92315
Independence Day Fair - July 4, 2019

Independence Day Fair - July 4, 2019

The Independence Day Fair features arts and crafts booths with unique and one-of-a-kind items. Vendors will be selling a large variety of items including wire-wrap jewelry, home & garden decor, candles, homemade jams, health products, toys and vintage clothing. Watch as crafters make their wares onsite. A sampling of Bear Valley Farmer`s Market will also available throughout the day. Little visitors will enjoy a variety of activities include bounce house, arts & crafts, face painting, contests, and a variety of tasty treats.
Location: Big Bear Convention Center - 42900 Big Bear Blvd., Big Bear Lake
Phone: (909) 585-3000
Art on the Corner - July 4 - 7, 2019

Art on the Corner - July 4 - 7, 2019

Art on the Corner in the Heart of Big Bear Village on the corner of Village Drive and Pine Knot Avenue. Fine Art and Craftsmanship will be features in a variety of mediums. Enjoy a glass of beer or wine, enjoy the music and browse the wonderful artwork. Proceeds to benefit the Bear Valley Guild for the Arts and the Open Sky Music Foundation. FREE for all to attend.
Location: Xmas Tree Lot at Pine Knot and Village Drive
Phone: (909) 585-2868
Big Bear 4th of July Fireworks Spectacular - July 4, 2019

Big Bear 4th of July Fireworks Spectacular - July 4, 2019

Come attend the biggest 4th of July fireworks display in Southern California on Thursday July 4th. The fireworks are shot off from a barge on the Lake directly off of Pine Knot Landing. Fireworks begin between 8:45-9:15pm. Viewable from any of our public parks or the best spot, from a boat on the Lake. Make sure to bring a jacket or blanket because it can get cold.
Location: Big Bear Lake from Pine Knot Landing
Phone: (800) 424-4232
Above the Boom-4th of July Fireworks Spectacular at 8,200 Feet! - July 4, 2019

Above the Boom-4th of July Fireworks Spectacular at 8,200 Feet! - July 4, 2019

A memorable Fourth of July party with Above the Boom at the top of Snow Summit. The adventure begins with a ride on our Scenic Sky Chair through the San Bernardino National Forest to the top of the mountain (elev. 8,200 feet), and continues with family-friendly entertainment and panoramic views of the Big Bear Fireworks Spectacular.
Location: Snow Summit Resort at 880 Summit Blvd, Big Bear Lake, CA 92315
Toll Free: 1 (844) GO2.BEAR
Big Bear Air Fair - July 6, 2019

Big Bear Air Fair - July 6, 2019

Activities Include: Sky Divers - Helicopter and Bi-Plane Rides - Warbirds - Classic Cars - Kids Attractions - Gifts and Souvenirs - Food Vendors. The whole family will enjoy vintage planes, classic cars and skydiving exhibitions. Also adding to the fun will be community group exhibits, current aircraft displays and a wide array of souvenir and food vendors. There will be attractions that are just for kids. Best of all, IT`S FREE! A big thank you to all who have enjoyed this wonderful community event in the past, and a heartfelt welcome if you`re joining us for the first time. This day for aviation promises to be filled with fun, food, and fresh air!
Location: Big Bear City Airport at 501 Valley Blvd, Big Bear City
Phone: (909) 585-3219
Movies in the Meadow - July 6, 2019

Movies in the Meadow - July 6, 2019

Join us at Snow Summit on select dates for our Movies in the Meadow series and enjoy your favorite movies under the stars for FREE All screenings are hosted in the Snow Summit base area and feature family-friendly films throughout the year Admission is FREE with concessions available for purchase at Bighorn Smokehouse. Seating is available on a first-come, first-served basis. Folding camping chairs and blankets are permitted. Outside food and beverages are not allowed. July 6 - Trolls
Location: Snow Summit Resort at 880 Summit Blvd, Big Bear Lake
Big Bear Chili Cook Off - July 13, 2019

Big Bear Chili Cook Off - July 13, 2019

The Big Bear Lake Chili Cook-Off will take place on Saturday July 14th at the Bartlett Events Area in the Village of Big Bear Lake FREE for ALL to Attend with Entertainment and Activities for ALL AGES Featuring: ICS Sanctioned Chili World Qualifier Competition with 40+ cooks competing for a $3,500 Prize Purse + People`s Choice Competition with $500 Grand Prize. Tasting Kits available to the public.
Location: Bartlett Events Area in The Village of Big Bear Lake - 630 Bartlett Road, Big Bear Lake
Phone: (442) 243-1880

"Crafts and Cranks" Brew Festival and Mountain Bike Racing - July 20 - 21, 2019

Part bike race, part beer festival, with live music and a few carnival rides mixed in for fun, Crafts & Cranks is a one-of-a-kind event for mountain bikers, craft brew aficionados, and outdoor enthusiasts at Snow Summit - aka the mountain biking Mecca of Southern California.
Location: Snow Summit Resort at 880 Summit Blvd, Big Bear Lake
Phone: (844) GO2-BEAR
The 17th Annual Xeriscape Garden Tour - July 20, 2019

The 17th Annual Xeriscape Garden Tour - July 20, 2019

The 17th Annual Big Bear Valley Xeriscape Garden Tour, put on by the Sierra Club Big Bear Group, is the perfect opportunity to get landscaping ideas, discover drought tolerant plants and learn how to save money on your water bill, all while creating a beautiful drought-tolerant garden. As an added bonus, one of the homes will feature a landscape that is both low-water use and fire-wise.
Location: Check-in at Emingers Mountain Nursery at 41223 Big Bear Blvd, Big Bear Lake, CA 92315
Phone: (909) 866-1067
18th Annual Renaissance Faire - July 20 through August 12, 2019 - Weekends

18th Annual Renaissance Faire - July 20 through August 12, 2019 - Weekends

The 18th annual Big Bear Valley Renaissance Faire takes place weekends at Pederson`s Mill in Fawnskin. Our Faire is a continual day of mirth and merriment, excitement and education. The village streets lead you past crafts, costumes, food, stages, and games. The Enchanted Shire has six stages of ongoing shows performing every half-hour. There is also an arena for the jousts and the Great Square for pirate battles, maypole dances, and other fun!
Location: Pederson's Mill at 39115 Rim of the World Drive in Fawnskin
Phone: (909) 301-1319
Big Bear Lake Summer Artwalk - July 27 - 28, 2019

Big Bear Lake Summer Artwalk - July 27 - 28, 2019

The Artwalk Festival showcases exhibits by regional and local artists selling their works in Oils, Acrylics, Mixed Media, Photography, Ceramics, Glass, Wood, Metal and Jewelry. Make plans to visit the Artwalk Festival, meet the Artists and enjoy the weekend supporting the Arts in Beautiful Big Bear Lake, SoCal`s Leisure Travel and Getaway Destination!
Location: Bartlett Events Area in The Village of Big Bear Lake - 630 Bartlett Road, Big Bear Lake
Phone: (818) 621-1350