Explore the beautiful trails and backroads on foot, mountain bike or jeep; take a boat tour or rent your own and cruise the lake, or soar above the trees by
Explore the beautiful trails and backroads on foot, mountain bike or jeep; take a boat tour or rent your own and cruise the lake, or soar above the trees by zip line or helicopter. During the Falltacular, every weekend features live music and events and activities. We’ve compiled all the ways to enjoy your favorite fall activities, but don’t wait…the Falltacular is only available for a limited time…so plan a weekend to take advantage of this gourd-ous season in Big Bear Lake.
48th Annual Oktoberfest at the Big Bear Convention Center
September 8 – November 3
All Saturdays; Noon-Midnight. All Sundays; Noon – 6 pm.
Rated Southern California’s #1 Oktoberfest! Join our extended family for a true German celebration featuring live German music, food, entertainment and beer.
OKTOBERFEST GRAND FINALE
12:30 p.m. – Midnight – “The Express Band”, Southern California’s Premier German band
2:00 p.m. – Die Kleine Bär Tänzers – The Little Bear Dancers
6:00 p.m. – Contest Finals
Wyatt’s Stage:2:00 p.m. – 6:00 p.m. – The Rippers
Scarecrow Festival in the Village
September 21st – November 4th daily
Be a part of the competition and vote for your favorite Scarecrow presentation in the Village by local merchants, non-profits and service clubs. Six categories represented ranging from the spookiest to most humorous; great family fun; get your ballots and maps at merchants throughout the Village; drop at designated locations by October 30. Winner announced Halloween Night, October 31!
Segway Fall Colors Tour
September 8 – November 25; daily 1:30pm – 4:30pm
Take an incredible Fall scenic 2-hour tour gliding on X2 Segway Personal Transporters through the Village and forest with your own tour guide. Learn the history of Big Bear, soak up the Falltacular brilliant colors, and explore up-close nature at its Fall best. 909.866.0390; check website for reservations: actiontourscalifornia.com
The Copper Q – Fall Cooking Demos
All Saturdays; 10:30 am and 1:30 pm.
September through Thanksgiving All Thursdays and Fridays at Noon. Cooking Demonstrations are free in-store events where guests may watch and interact with the chef in the Demonstration Show Kitchen. Guests sit at the Show Kitchen counter, receive the recipe and get a sample of the fare being demonstrated. Guests should arrive early as the seating is limited to 12 people and is first-come; first-served. Relax on the patio with a Falltacular signature drink!
november 2 (Friday) - 4 (Sunday)
Various Locations in Big Bear