Christmas in Big Bear Lake

Have you decided already where to spend your Christmas holiday that is more fun for your family and friends? Come up and spent your extraordinary white Christmas at Big Bear Lake because Christmas is just around the corner! The city sure is a fantastic place to spend the holidays, with all the fabulous parties popping up in every corner. But if you’re looking for a more adventurous Christmas seasons, Big Bear mountain resort vibe is just the perfect holiday destination for you!

From outdoor winter adventure to special holiday events, you can find the exciting activities in Big Bear during this holiday season below.

Christmas Outdoor Action

When the weather permits it, there will be a Big Bear Snow Play on Christmas Eve and on Christmas Day. Fun-filled tours like the Action Zipline Tours, Action Segway Tours, and Helicopter Big Bear are also open on Christmas day. If you’re up for a bit of holiday skiing, Bear Mountain Ski Resort is open on Christmas Eve and Christmas Day.

There will also be an Amazing Scavenger Hunt Adventure is a smartphone-guided interactive scavenger hunt adventure. This scavenger adventure is enjoyed in the village and is a wonderful activity for families and friends. This hunt is open on Christmas Eve and Christmas Day.

Christmas Indoor Fun

If you are not an outdoors type, Big Bear also has activities in store for you on Christmas Day. There is the Big Bear Discovery Center, Big Bear Funplex, The Bowling Barn, and Goldsmith’s Board House. These are all activities that can be enjoyed by groups, so be sure to bring your family and friends!

Hearty Holiday Meals

After all the fun and thrill of the day, a nice and warm holiday meal will be a more than welcome treat! Several restaurants in Big Bear are open during Christmas Day, so be sure to enjoy the appetizing menus of one or two of the following:

  • Nottinghams Restaurant
  • Himalayan Restaurant
  • Dynasty
  • Royal Thai Cafe
  • The Pines Lakefront (reservation needed)
  • Masala Craft

Christmas Events in Big Bear

Of course, the holidays are not complete without glittery events filed with snow and cheer. You can choose among these enjoyable events that are unique to Big Bear.

Tell your wish to Santa at Christmas in the Village with Santa & Mrs. Claus. This is located at the Christmas Tree Lot Corner of Pine Knot Blvd and Village. The event held every Saturday and Sunday from 10:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m., and it will go on until December 24.Big Bear on Christmas

Enjoy a photo session with Santa at Santa Comes to Snow Summit from noon to 3:00 p.m. this event is located at Snow Summit at 880 Summit Blvd.

Be sure to take advantage of the beautiful Big Bear Lake cabin rentals in the city, so you can better enjoy this white Christmas wonderland. Bring the entire family or, if you are living far from home, bring your entire squad, and let the Big Bear mountain retreat fill your ideal holiday!