A bride and her wedding party in Big Bear

Say 'I Do' to Big Bear

Posted: 07/01/23

The best wedding venues are closer than you think!

Big Bear Lake is just a couple of hours away from the hustle and bustle of the city, yet feels like a world away among the pine forests, fresh air, and gleaming alpine lake. In other words, it’s the perfect place to say ‘I do’! From a gorgeous lakeside ceremony, to a festive garden wedding, or a celebration in a rustic mountain lodge, to an exchange of vows at a forest gathering, Big Bear is set to fit your dream wedding.

Big Bear Wedding Venues

Lakeside Nuptials

A ceremony along the shores of Big Bear Lake surrounded by forested mountains is a treat for everyone. Explore lakeside venues or book a scenic excursion aboard one of Big Bear’s tour boats.

A bride stands along the shoreline at Boulder Bay Park in Big Bear Lake. It's a sunny day and the water reflects the scenery.

Boulder Bay Park

Woodland Weddings

A woodland wedding offers a unique take on any wedding ceremony and Big Bear is certainly the perfect wooded spot. Or say ‘I do’ at one of Big Bear's many rustic mansions or cabin resorts:

Wooden chairs sit in rows at a forested wedding venue in Big Bear. White flowers sits on wine barrels in the foreground.


A Garden Wedding

A ceremony among colorful flowers and tall pines makes for a classic springtime wedding. Discover what this quaint venue has to offer:

Pink, orange, and white tulips fill the foreground behind a statue of two children. Grass and pine trees fill the background.

Apples Bed & Breakfast

A Fairytale Wedding

Add a little fantasy to your special day at these fairytale-like venues:

A vignetted image shows white flower petals lining a grassy wedding aisle between rows of white chairs. The area is wooded.

Wedding Party of Many

Big Bear may be a small town but that doesn’t mean you’ll need to compromise on your number of guests.

Multiple set tables fill a large conference room for a special event at The Lodge at Big Bear Lake.

The Lodge at Big Bear Lake

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