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Romance Abounds In Big Bear Lake

Posted: 02/13/14 | By Kelly Garfield

Romance blooms around the Big Bear Valley during this special time of year, and we want you to take advantage of the numerous deals and adventures to be had this Valentine's Day weekend.

No matter your type of getaway - romantic, long weekend or just to experience the great outdoors, we have the top events and deals in the Big Bear Lake Valley this Valentine's Day weekend!

Get Cozy in Big Bear on Valentine's Day

Snow Summit and Bear Mountain ski resorts are offering THE deal of the weekend - get 50% off on Friday, February 14th – Valentine’s Day. The "Ditch your Date" special is the perfect start to your long weekend in Big Bear Lake! Make your reservation online ahead of time and get yourself a 50% off ticket for Friday February 14th! Valid for 50% off an all Adult, Young Adult, Child or Senior lift tickets on 2/14/2014 - reservations must be made online at least one day in advance. Unused tickets will be worth face value; restrictions may apply. Take advantage of this rare lift ticket deal by checking out!

For those who want to ski or snowboard or go tubing, all day and all night, take advantage of night skiing sessions on Friday or Saturday this weekend and enjoy the cooler temperatures with your sweetheart! Sip cups of hot cocoa at the Bear Bottom Lodge dining area and enjoy the night with your favorite person at one of Southern California’s premiere ski resorts! Tickets for night skiing start at $35 and are available via or at the ticket windows – take advantage of the slopes! If snow sports aren't your thing but you still want to take advantage of the snowy fun in Big Bear, look no further than Big Bear's Alpine Slide and snow play – priced at $25 per person from 10 a.m.- 4 p.m. or night sessions priced at $20 per person from 5 p.m.- 9 p.m., you and your partner can toboggan down the hills all day for an adrenaline rush like no other! If this is a family outing, you'll find your kids overjoyed to experience the snow with the mile-long toboggan run and fun!

Love is in the air! Going out for dinner remains the top choice of most couples over Valentine's day weekend. In Big Bear Lake, you can experience an array of dining options no matter your style or taste. The Peppercorn Grille offers a limited Valentine’s Day menu located in the heart of the Village for a perfect romantic flair with ten different meal options! Reservations are highly recommended. You may find the perfect drink and entrée at Captain’s Anchorage, Big Bear’s popular vintage restaurant. – they will be serving a wonderful lobster dinner over the holiday starting at $50 per person. The Stillwells restaurant also offers a premiere dining experience and location in downtown with numerous menu options for the holiday.

Experience romance this weekend at the Wolf Creek Wine Room near the downtown Village area – enjoy a glass of bubbly and appetizers Valentine’s Day evening as the sun sets in Big Bear Lake, the perfect end to your day and the start of your night.

Big Bear Lake is fast becoming a popular destination for live entertainment! This holiday weekend features "The Comedy Bash" at the downtown events center, The Cave. Featuring an array of performers, including Grant Lyon, Matthew Claybrooks, Maronzio Vance and Bebos J. Rafael – you are sure to have a hilarious time this weekend! Show starts at 8 PM and tickets are available via

If you and your loved one want to get away for the weekend, look no further than calling 1-800-424-4232 or visiting for lodging options – everything from cabins, rooms and bed and breakfasts are at your fingertips to create a romantic setting for your getaway.