Round out the summer season this Labor Day Weekend in Big Bear Lake! Spend the holiday on the lake soaking up the sun or take to the trails and connect with nature in the beautiful San Bernardino Forest.

Plus, Visit Big Bear is hosting a first ever Fireworks Show on Sunday, Sept 4!

Cool Run in the Mountains

Sept. 3 - The 11th Annual Cool Run Car Show features 100+ unique and classic cars, vendors, live entertainment. Presented by Rodriders of Big Bear, the event raises funds for several local charities including Doves and local Animal Rescue programs. Event is 10 AM - 5 PM at the Big Bear Lake Convention Center. INFO.

Labor Day Weekend Fireworks Show

Sept. 4 - Visit Big Bear will host the first ever Labor Day Fireworks Show marking the unofficial close to the summer season! Fireworks are visible from most anywhere in the City of Big Bear Lake. Post up along the shoreline or find your vantage point from one of Big Bear's numerous trails. Better yet, get out on the lake and see the show from a boat right under the action! INFO

Looking Ahead to September Events

Sunset Concert Series

Sept 10, 17, 24 - Visit Big Bear presents round 2 of this popular event at Veteran's Park. Bring the whole family to enjoy a free concert series featuring three performance dates showcasing some of the music industry's brightest stars right here in Big Bear Lake. See who's coming to town! Learn More.

Big Bear Lake Oktoberfest

Sept 10 - Nov 5 - Raise a stein and celebrate the arrival of the fall season. Big Bear Lake Oktoberfest is one of SoCal's most authentic festivals with live music, mouthwatering grub, ice cold beers, traditional contests, and dancing into the night. Learn More and Reserve Tickets.

Highlander Big Bear Lake

Sept 27 - Oct 2 - Hikers of all abilities and experience levels are invited to step out of their comfort zone and enjoy a multi-day stay in nature while completely self-sustained. The unique aspect of Highlander lies in its concept: IT IS NOT A RACE. Learn More and Register.