August Events

August Events in Big Bear Lake

8th Annual Tour de Big Bear - August 4, 2018

8th Annual Tour de Big Bear - August 4, 2018

Held in the high country of Southern California`s San Bernardino Mountains, road cyclists of all levels escape the summer heat and cruise alpine roadways and trails, over high mountain passes like Onyx Summit (elevation of 8,443 feet), and around Big Bear and Baldwin Lakes. With scenic and challenging high altitude rides, professional style racing venue and a week long Cycling Festival, it`s no wonder Big Bear Lake is known as the `Cycling Capital of Southern California.` Tour de Big Bear will again host riders to Big Bear Lake and provide rides appealing to all level of rider and athlete. Tour de Big Bear Route Options Tour de Big Bear - 25 miles - over 1300 feet of climbing Big Bear Valley Tour - 50 miles - more than 3000 feet of climbing The Grand Tour - 70 miles - over 4,800 feet of climbing THE CLIMB - 107 miles - 8,000 feet of challenging climbing HC Gran Fondo - 125 miles - nearly 12,000 feet of climbing.
Location: Starts at Pine Knot Blvd and Village Drive
Music in the Mountains #3 - August 4, 2018

Music in the Mountains #3 - August 4, 2018

Music in the Mountains #3 at the Discovery Center will take place on Saturday August 4th with DSB`s Tribute to Journey and special guest Live from Earth`s Pat Benatar Tribute
Location: Big Bear Discovery Center at 40971 North Shore Drive/ Hwy 38, Fawnskin CA 92333
Phone: (909) 382-2790
17th Annual Renaissance Faire - July 21 through August 12, 2018 - Weekends

17th Annual Renaissance Faire - July 21 through August 12, 2018 - Weekends

The 17th 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
Movies in the Meadow - August 4 & August 11, 2018

Movies in the Meadow - August 4 & August 11, 2018

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. August 4 - WALL-E / August 11 - A Wrinkle in Time
Location: Snow Summit Resort at 880 Summit Blvd, Big Bear Lake
Big Bear SPNDX Stampede - August 5, 2018

Big Bear SPNDX Stampede - August 5, 2018

New to the Big Bear Cycling Festival is the SPNDX Stampede, Big Bear Lake`s first gravel ride event. If your tank still has some juice in it after Tour de Big Bear . . . swap out the tires and hit the dirt. Taking place on Sunday following the Tour de Big Bear road event riders start in the Village and are challenged with a 44 mile route including fire road climbs and single track through the trees, that will make it a Stampede like no other in the series.
Location: Christmas Tree Lot in the Village at Pine Knot and Village Dr
29th Annual Antique Car Club`s Fun Run - August 10 - 12, 2018

29th Annual Antique Car Club`s Fun Run - August 10 - 12, 2018

The 29th Annual Antique Car Club`s Fun Run takes place Friday August 10th through Sunday August 12th. The Fun Run features a car show with 500+ cars - roadsters, classics, antiques and hot rods, lining the streets of Big Bear Village. Friday is registration day from 9-5 pm for participants at the Bartlett Parking Lot, Saturday is the day to view the cars on display from 9-4 pm and the Fun Run drive around the Lake takes place at 3pm at the end of day on Saturday, and the awards ceremonies are on Sunday starting at 9:00 am.
Location: The Village of Big Bear Lake
Phone: (909) 866-3938
2nd Annual Ryan Hall`s

2nd Annual Ryan Hall`s "Conquer the Wall" - August 11, 2018

When Olympian Ryan Hall began his journey as a runner, it all started here. Ryan grew up only 5 minutes away from Snow Summit and incorporated weekly 1 mile timed runs up "The Wall" ski run. The current high school cross country team in Big Bear still utilizes this course every summer for their training, hoping to reach the heights that Ryan Hall established. Three State Champions later....it seems to be working!
Location: Snow Summit Resort at 880 Summit Blvd, Big Bear Lake
Phone: (909) 543-9159
The Kodiak 100 Ultramarathon - August 17 - 18, 2018

The Kodiak 100 Ultramarathon - August 17 - 18, 2018

Trail running in the San Bernardino Mountains at it`s finest will be on display for the Kodiak 100 miler, the Kodiak 50 miler and Kodiak 50K. Southern California mountains tend to surprise people, especially in September-its phenomenal conditions. It`s typically sunny, the temperature is almost always comfortable, considering this course is ALL between 5,100' and 10,000' .
Location: The Village of Big Bear Lake and National Forest Trails.
Phone: (909) 744-4056
All-Fish Tournament Series - August 17 - 19, 2018

All-Fish Tournament Series - August 17 - 19, 2018

The Big Bear Lake Fishing Association will be holding FIVE new tournaments in 2018! August 17-19 - Fishing Association All Fish Tournament Series - Hosted at Captain John`s Marina.
Location: Captain John's Fawn Harbor - 39369 North Shore Dr, Fawnskin
Music in the Mountains #4 - August 18, 2018

Music in the Mountains #4 - August 18, 2018

Music in the Mountains #4 at the Discovery Center will take place on Saturday August 18th with Mirage`s Fleetwood Mac Tribute with special guests Petty and the Heartshakers.
Location: Big Bear Discovery Center at 40971 North Shore Drive/ Hwy 38, Fawnskin CA 92333
Phone: (909) 382-2790
34th Annual Antique Wooden Boat Show - August 18, 2018

34th Annual Antique Wooden Boat Show - August 18, 2018

The show features classic wooden boats, Chris-Craft models and other antique vessels.Boats will be on display at the Pine Knot Landing Docks from 9am to 4pm on Saturday the 18th. Admission is free, and most of the boat owners and skippers will be there to talk about the history of their boats. Classic Cars from the Big Bear Lake Antique Car Club will also be on display.
Location: Pine Knot Marina at 400 Pine Knot Blvd., Big Bear Lake
Phone: (909) 844-5337