New Year's Eve in Big Bear Lake

Ring in the 2024 New Year in Big Bear Lake!

This Big Bear winter holiday is filled with snow season fun like skiing, snowboarding, and snow tubing. Check back for more New Year's events as we get closer to the year end.

New Year's Eve Events in Big Bear Lake

New Year's Eve Torchlight Parade

Snow Summit will host the 59th annual Torchlight Parade on December 31, 2023. Admission to the parade viewing area is FREE and open to all ages with a live DJ. Watch 200+ skiers and snowboarders light up the night as they make their way down the face of the mountain in the dark with torches creating a spellbinding spectacle. The parade will begin between 8:30 - 9 PM. INFO

Wyatt's Family New Year's Eve Party

Wyatt’s Grill & Saloon offers Big Bear’s only true family New Year’s Eve celebration featuring children’s activities, live music, dancing and dining. A special New Year’s menu will feature a variety of upscale entrees, special children’s meals, appetizers and desserts. Doors open at 5 PM. INFO

Restaurants Open New Year's Eve/New Year's Day

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Activities Open New Year's Eve/New Year's Day

Snow Tubing

The Alpine Slide and Big Bear Snow Play are open daily for snow tubing. LEARN MORE

Ziplining & Segway

Call to book a Zipline or Segway tour with Action Tours. 909-866-0390

Horseback Riding Tours

Call to book a horseback riding tour with Baldwin Lake Stables. 909-585-6482

Off-Roading Tours

Book beginner, intermediate, or advanced off-roading tours with an experienced guide at Big Bear Off-Roading Experience; 909-420-5828 OR with Betty's Buggies; 424-877-1187.

Scavenger Hunts & Escape Rooms

Smartphone lead scavenger hunts are available daily with Urban Adventure Quest and Riddle Routes. Looking for more of a challenge? Solve your way out of one of Big Bear's escape rooms. LEARN MORE

Big Bear Alpine Zoo

Get to know Big Bear's MVP residents and learn about the Zoo's efforts as a wildlife rehabilitation center. Big Bear Alpine Zoo. 909-584-1299

The Bowling Barn

Treat the family to a night of bowling at The Bowling Barn. 909-878-2695

Skiing & Snowboarding

Carve down Southern California's best skiing and snowboarding terrain at Snow Summit and Bear Mountain. Both resorts offer equipment rentals, lessons, dining and more.