September Events

September Events in Big Bear Lake

Make-A-Wish Trailblaze Challenge - September 11-13, 2020

Make-A-Wish Trailblaze Challenge - September 11-13, 2020

Hike for Wishes! If you crave adventure, love the outdoors and welcome a challenge, then this is the experience for you! Through the Trailblaze Challenge, you will challenge yourself, meet new people and help grant life-changing wishes for children with critical illnesses. Designed as an endurance event, the Trailblaze Challenge is a 28-mile hike where participants tackle the beautiful terrain of the Pacific Crest Trail - all in one amazing day! This is a hike, not a race, and caters to all levels from novice to advanced outdoor enthusiasts. By supporting the Trailblaze Challenge, participants help Make-A-Wish Greater Los Angeles grant more wishes. Take the opportunity to push your limits and truly challenge yourself. Grab your friends, family and co-workers and truly make a difference.
Location: Pacific Crest Trail
Phone: (310)788-9474
Oktoberfest - Weekends beginning September 12, 2020

Oktoberfest - Weekends beginning September 12, 2020

Located in the mountain town of Big Bear Lake, this annual celebration has always been based on the lore of the world’s original Oktoberfest. Over the years, the Big Bear Lake Oktoberfest has become world renown for its own traditions and old-world ambiance, celebrating friends, family and good times. A festival like no other, guests are treated to authentic German entertainment; feast on Brats and Knockwursts direct from the German butcher; and enjoy the very same beers poured at Munich’s Oktoberfest for more than 150 years! Opening weekend will once again celebrate America’s Heroes with FREE admission for all past and present Military, Fire Fighters and Law Enforcement. This year, we will be extending FREE admission to American Heroes immediate family, as well.
Location: Big Bear Convention Center - 42900 Big Bear Blvd., Big Bear Lake
Phone: (909)585-3000
Fox US Open of Mountain Biking - September 12-15, 2020

Fox US Open of Mountain Biking - September 12-15, 2020

History is in the making as the Fox US Open of Mountain Biking makes its way to the west coast for the first time. Join us at Snow Summit on September 12-15 for open class downhill racing and new for this year, the US Open will also host the final stop of the EWS North American Enduro Series. First place prize is $10k!
Location: Snow Summit | 880 Summit Blvd Big Bear Lake, CA, 92315
Toll Free: 844.GO2.BEAR
17th Annual Hot Dawgz and Hand Rails - September 17, 2020

17th Annual Hot Dawgz and Hand Rails - September 17, 2020

September in SoCal usually means sunny skies and scorching temps, but the forecast at Bear Mountain on Saturday, Sept. 21, 2019 calls for 100 percent chance of snow, groomed to perfection for the 16th annual Hot Dawgz & Hand Rails. One of the most influential and innovative events in the snowboarding industry, HDHR features some of the best riders in the world competing on a one-of-a-kind rail jam course designed and built by Bear Mountain`s renowned park staff. Toss in must-see music performances and a bunch of snow-starved fanatics ready to party like there`s no tomorrow, and it`s no wonder why HDHR is called "the largest winter kickoff party known to man."
Location: Bear Mountain Resort at 43101 Goldmine Drive, Moonridge
Phone: (844) GO2-BEAR
Jeep Jamboree - September 24-26, 2020

Jeep Jamboree - September 24-26, 2020

Take a trip back in time and become part of California`s Wild West. Travel far from pavement along mining and logging trails used in the gold rush era, 165 years ago. You`ll enjoy rock-and-boulder-strewn trails with great views overlooking Big Bear Lake. You`ll cross streams where miners used to pan for gold and traverse over to the mountain`s edge for breathtaking views of California`s High Desert. Jeep Jamboree guides will show you what you and your Jeep® 4x4 are capable of! While you`re in this great area, make time for some wonderful mountain sports in and around Big Bear, like fishing, kayaking, and mountain biking. Tow points are Mandatory. CB Radios are strongly encouraged.
Location: Big Bear Lake Elks Lodge #1787 (BBLEL) 40611 Village Drive Big Bear Lake, CA 92315
Phone: 909.866.6190
Big Bear Mountain Bike Gran Fondo and Grizzly 100 - September 26, 2020

Big Bear Mountain Bike Gran Fondo and Grizzly 100 - September 26, 2020

The Big Bear Grizzly 100 & MTB Gran Fondo offers different routes to fit all levels of riders. From the tame 20k Skyview which takes you up the Snow Summit Scenic Sky Chair to the 50k Skyline course, you`ll enjoy the best riding that Big Bear has to offer. And if you`re looking for more challenge and adventure, check out the Grizzly 100 or the 75K Over the Top National Ultra Endurance options!
Location: Starts and Finishes in the Village at Pine Knot Blvd and Village Drive
Phone: (909) 866-8000