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Upcoming Big Bear Festivals You Must Attend

There is always something to love about Big Bear. The summer brings hiking, biking, and swimming in the lake, while the winter brings amazing skiing, snowshoeing, and more. One thing you can always count on regardless of the season is a schedule packed full of awesome festivals. Regardless of what you are interested in, there is a Big Bear festival for you! The following are a few upcoming Big Bear festivals that you must attend.


Oktoberfest in Big Bear puts all other Oktoberfest celebrations (outside of Germany) to shame. You can take advantage of this amazing event every weekend through Saturday, November 3rd at the Big Bear Lake Convention Center. Enjoy great music, authentic German dancing performances, classic German games, amazing food, and of course, the same German beers that have been poured in celebration of Oktoberfest for over 150 years. This event is sure to bring fun for the whole family.

The Christmas Tree Lighting Ceremony

The holiday spirit in Big Bear is as strong as you will find anywhere, and there is no event that showcases this better than the Christmas Tree Lighting Ceremony on November 24th at 5 pm. The sense of community is at an all-time high as Santa make his first appearance of the year, the magnificent tree is lit, and the community gathers to sing and drink hot cocoa. Any visitors are sure to find incredible value and fun in this experience at the fire department at 301 W Big Bear Blvd.

Torchlight Parade at Snow Summit

This Big Bear festival celebrating the new year is truly one-of-a-kind at the Snow Summit Resort. The festivities begin around 7 pm when hundreds of skiers make their way down these slopes carrying torches, creating an incredible spectacle. This event prompts the beginning of the party at the Snow Summit Lodge, where you can find amazing food, music, dancing, and endless other fun experiences.

Find a Beautiful Vacation Rental for Enjoying Any Big Bear Festival

The experienced festival-goers out there will tell you how crucial it is to find a place to go home to after all the fun that the day will surely bring. Lucky for any festival attendees here, Big Bear is home to countless amazing accommodations, the best of which are featured by Big Bear Cabins, one of the top vacation rental firms in town. We provide cabins that offer timeless rustic charm along with some more luxurious elements. Each of them is the perfect place to curl up on quality furnishings while enjoying the crackle of a fire or a movie on the flat screen TV. Find ease in preparing meals in full kitchens, beauty in views provided by patios, and bliss in cozy beds. You are sure to find the absolutely perfect cabin for you and your group when you contact us today!