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Festival Angaelica Film Festival - Sept 18-24, 2017

Festival Angaelica

Free to Attend Film Festival Showcasing Artists from Around the World

Dates: September 18-24, 2017
Locations: Venues around Big Bear Village

Festival Angaelica (pronounced: an-ɡālik-ah) is a film and arts festival showcasing filmmakers from across the country and around the globe. Inviting the community to celebrate with us, the festival is free to attend and open to all. In addition to films, the festival hosts live music, mural artists, outdoor screenings and events throughout the Big Bear area.


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Festival Angaelica Audience Big Bear Lake

Schedule of Events

Monday, September 18

Live Music & Outdoor Screening (Details Coming Soon)

Enjoy good music and a film on a giant inflatable screen out in nature.

  • When: 6:30 pm - 10 pm
  • Where: Meadows Edge Picnic Area
  • FREE TO ATTEND
  • *Parking in the lot requires a USDA Adventure Pass but there is lots of free parking along N Shore Lane just past the entrance.

Tuesday, September 19

Lake Activities

Play on the water with the Tarzan Boat, kayaks, canoes and paddle boards. Finish the day with good music and a scary film in the woods.

  • When: 1 pm - 4 pm
  • Where: Captain John's Fawn Harbor & Marina
  • $25 fee

Live Music & Outdoor Screening - Fright Night! (Details Coming Soon)

Join us for good music and a scary film in the woods!

  • When: 6:30 pm - 10 pm
  • Where: Meadows Edge Picnic Area
  • FREE TO ATTEND
  • *Parking in the lot requires a USDA Adventure Pass but there is lots of free parking along N Shore Lane just past the entrance.

Wednesday, September 20

Fishing on Big Bear Lake

Enjoy some peace and quiet on the lake shore. Instructor will be present, poles & lures provided. Daily fishing permit required - info will be provided after RSVP.

  • When: 9:30 am - 12 pm
  • Where: Meadows Edge Picnic Area - Walk to lake shore from here
  • $20 fee
  • *Parking in the lot requires a USDA Adventure Pass but there is lots of free parking along N Shore Lane just past the entrance.

Miss Liberty Karaoke Cruise

Enjoy a proper cruising tour around Big Bear Lake on a historic paddle wheel boat while singing your favorite tunes. Drinks will be served.

  • When: 2:30 pm - 4:30 pm
  • Where: Pine Knot Marina
  • $25 fee
  • *Free parking, boat boards at 2:15 pm

Live Music & Outdoor Screening in Big Bear Lake Village (Details Coming Soon)

Join us for a barbecue, good music and a fun screening in downtown Big Bear.

  • When: 5:30 pm - 10 pm
  • Where: Corner of Pine Knot Ave and Village Dr
  • FREE TO ATTEND

Thursday, September 21

Guided Hike up Cougar Crest Trail

Get into nature by hiking up to the Pacific Crest Trail. Moderate difficulty, 4-5 mile round trip.

  • When: 9:30 am - 12 pm
  • FREE TO ATTEND
  • *Trailhead is located 1/2 mile West of Discovery Center. Trailhead parking requires an Adventure Pass or you can park at Discovery Center for free and take a .6 mile trail to Cougar Crest Trailhead. Hiking group will depart from the trailhead between 9:30 and 9:45am.

Thursday - Sunday, September 21-24

Film Screenings, Screenplay Reads, Workshops & More

Films will begin at 12pm and play throughout the day in four different screening rooms. There will be many ways to enjoy the day. Independent Films from around the world with film makers in attendance for introductions and Q&A’s, actors reading screenplays, professional workshops, virtual reality exhibits, and live music in our geodesic dome!

  • Noon - Midnight
  • Where: Big Bear Performing Arts Center
  • FREE TO ATTEND
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Sunday, September 24

Awards Ceremony

Join us at the dome as we honor our artists and be inspired by the words of our passionate, talented, hard-working, and visionary filmmakers and screenwriters.

  • When: 4 pm - 5 pm
  • Where: Big Bear Performing Arts Center
  • FREE TO ATTEND

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Lodging

See below for lodging packages to make a weekend of this unique event.

The Lodge at Big Bear Lake

  • 40650 Village Dr, Big Bear Lake, CA 92315
  • (909) 866-3121
  • Website
  • Rates: $79 for Mon-Thurs, $119 for Fri-Sat-Sun. Code is FAA if you book online at their website or by phone.

Bay Meadows Resort

  • 39756 Big Bear Blvd., Big Bear Lake CA 92315
  • (909) 866-4666
  • Website
  • Call directly and say you are booking for Festival Angaelica (or Film Festival) and they will offer a modest discount based on # of days being booked.

For vacation homes, cabin rentals and more, click here to book direct with bigbear.com for the best rates.

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