Top Five Things to Do in the
Mountains over July 4th
1.) Big Bear Fireworks Show
Monday, 8:45PM – 10:00PM
Come attend the biggest 4th of July fireworks display in Southern California. 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. For more information call 909.866.4607.
2.) Annual Rotary Club Big Bear Lake Fourth Of July BBQ
Monday, 4:30PM – 7:30PM
The annual Rotary Club Big Bear Lake Fourth of July Lakefront Fireworks and Barbeque at the Marina Resort on Lakeview Drive. For $21, guests can have cheese or pepperoni pizza meal or $25 for Rib Eye Steak meal . $50 VIP ticket includes steak meal plus reserved viewing area with tables. $10 No Food, View Only tickets are available for Kids 10 and under. Plus Live entertainment and kids games before the Fireworks start. Tickets can be purchased at Bear City Glass (909) 585-2037, Sotheby’s (909) 878-5500, Shelli’s Hallmark (909) 866-4882 or at Marina Resort (909) 866-7545. NO Ice Chests , NO Alcohol, NO Pets.
Location: Marina Resort, 40770 Lakeview Drive, Big Bear Lake
3.) Concerts on the Beach with Phat Cat Swinger
Sunday, 5:30PM – 8:30PM
Big Bear Recreation and Parks presents their second concert of the season at Swim Beach Outdoor Amphitheater with the Phat Kat Swinger. Gates open at 5:30 PM. Great Food, beer and wine available for purchase. Tickets are $5 at the gate. Please call (909) 866-9700 or visit website for more details.
4.) Pine Knot Village Artwalk
Saturday, Sunday, Monday
The Pine Knot Village Art Walk is a self guided tour throughout the Shopping District and center of our community. 40 artists from around the region exhibit work for sale, live art demos and entertainment. Enjoy the clean mountain air and laid back atmosphere that makes this four season resort community a real getaway from the big city. Takes place July 2-4 and admission is Free.For more information on the 6th Annual Pine Knot Village Art Walk, please call (909) 878-3556 or visit
5.) Early California Plein Art Exhibit at The Gallery
Saturday, 7PM – 9PM
Plein Air paintings from the collection of actor Richard Moll will be featured in an exhibit and sale at The Gallery in the Village. Mr. Moll will be at The Gallery for a reception on July 2nd form 7 to 9pm. The Exhibit will be at The Gallery for six weeks until August 13th. For more details please visit website or call (909) 585-5916