Big Bear Calendar of Events

Area code (909) unless otherwise noted


 

 

April 2015

4

Wildflower Walk at 11:30 a.m. led by Forest Service botanists marks the opening of the Baldwin Lake Ecological Reserve, open 10 a.m.-2 p.m. Free, bring your own lunch. 866-3437.

4

No Duh/Red Not Chili Peppers Tributes to No Doubt and Red Hot Chili Peppers at The Cave Big Bear 7:30 p.m. Tickets start at $16. (877) 825-4388.

5

Easter Services at 8, 9:30 and 11 a.m. at First Baptist Church (41960 Big Bear Blvd., 866-3951); Community Church by the Lake at 10:30 a.m. (40946 Big Bear Blvd., 866-7523).

8

Big Bear Lake Brewing Co. one year anniversary and owner David Stone’s birthday party 5-8 p.m., free appetizers and nonalcoholic drinks, giveaways. 40827 Stone Rd. 878-0500.

9

Redlands Bicycle Classic Stage 2 time trials on North Shore Dr. at East Boat Ramp 10:30 a.m., free spectating. 866-2638.

10

Wine Dinner featuring Cakebread Cellars 6:30 p.m. at the Wine Room at Wolf Creek Resort (41421 Big Bear Blvd.); five course dinner paired with fine wines. $125. 549-9578.

11

Earth Day at the Discovery Center 10 a.m.-2 p.m. has vendors, displays and activities for the whole family. Free admission. 866-3437.

11

Beatles vs. Stones clash of top tribute bands at The Cave Big Bear  7:30 p.m. Tickets start at $16. (877) 825-4388.

17

Earth Day Expo presented by Bear Valley Electric (42020 Garstin Dr.) 11 a.m.-3 p.m. with booths, facepainting and balloons for kids. 866-4678.

17

Grammy Winners Diamond Rio at The Cave Big Bear  7:30 p.m. Tickets start at $39. (877) 825-4388.

18

Greenthumbs Native Plant Restoration Program with volunteers working in the greenhouse from 9 a.m.-3 p.m.; meet at the Ranger Station. 866-3437.

18

Aaron’s Big Bass Tournament #1 on the lake, tourney headquarters at Boathouse Lakeside Tavern. (800) 475-3166.

18

Crazy Town is in concert at The Cave Big Bear  7:30 p.m. Tickets start at $16. (877) 825-4388.

22

Earth Day Celebration hosted by Open Air Big Bear 6-9 p.m. at Nottingham’s (40797 Big Bear Blvd.); info on 2015 events. www.openairbigbear.com

24-26

`The Addams Family’ musical comedy by high school performing arts is at the PAC at 7:30 p.m., 2:30 p.m. Sunday matinee. Tickets $15, $10 senior/student. 866-4970.

25

Big Bear Lake Clean Up Day at Meadow’s Edge 9 a.m.-1 p.m.; tools provided, interpretive program, free lunch. 866-3437.

25

Wild Child Tribute to The Doors and Jim Morrison at The Cave Big Bear 7:30 p.m. Tickets start at $16. (877) 825-4388.

 

May 2015

1-2

`The Addams Family’ musical comedy by high school performing arts is at the PAC at 7:30 p.m. Tickets $15, $10 senior/student. 866-4970.

2

Free Bird Walk led by Bill Downs departs Wild Wings (42656 Moonridge Rd.) promptly 8 a.m., coffee follows. 281-4548.

2

MS Walk is on Alpine Pedal Path followed by lunch, live band to raise money to fight multiple sclerosis. Check-in at 9 a.m., walk at 11. (909) 949-1363.

9

International Migratory Bird Day at the Discovery Center at 10 a.m.-3 p.m. with bird watching, kids activities. Build a Birdhouse 10 a.m.-noon. $6/kit. 866-3437.

15

Amgen Tour of California Time Trials sees the world’s top cyclists racing against the clock in the Village; expo, beer garden, free spectating. (800) 424-4232

17

Legendary Women of Country Music performed by Nancy Celeste Walker 7:30 p.m. at the PAC; tickets $20, 866-4970.

23

Antique Car Club Show and pinewood derby at Big Bear Snow Play (42825 Big Bear Blvd.) 8 a.m.-3:30 p.m. Free. 584-4333.

23

Bear Awareness Day at Big Bear Alpine Zoo with bruin-related activities 11 a.m.-2 p.m. 878-4200.