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It has been a beautiful summer in Big Bear Lake so far, and this weekend will be no exception! High temps will be upper 70’s to 80° with a slight chance of isolated thunderstorms. Gorgeous!

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This weekend brings several special events to the Big Bear Valley, and there really is something for everyone. In addition to the special events, all of our summer activities are going strong – hiking, biking, lake activities, golf, shopping, and so much more!! Check out the details below and come on up!

If you have never joined us at 6,700′ for summertime fun, come and see what you have been missing! If you have spent time here in the summer before, come on back and see what’s new!! We have lots of sunshine, perfect temperatures and tons of fun all summer long!

Please let RS Vacations provide you with the perfect cabin for your Big Bear Escape. We offer clean, comfortable cabins with the very best amenities and we pride ourselves on EXCEPTIONAL CUSTOMER SERVICE! You will not be disappointed! Check out our cabin selection at RSVacations.net. Please call or email us if you have any questions. Book a Big Bear Cabin today!

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BIKES, BEERS & GOOD TIMES

Crafhttps://rsvacations.files.wordpress.com/2018/07/cc_kid_bike_600x600.jpg?w=548&h=548ts N Cranks is a one-of-a-kind festival for mountain bikers, craft beer aficionados, and outdoor enthusiasts, featuring two days of bike competitions and beer tastings, with live music and a few carnival rides mixed in for fun at SoCal’s home for year-round outdoor fun – Snow Summit.

Join us for the 5th annual Crafts N Cranks – July 20 & 21 – at Snow Summit. This is a FREE event for spectators. Wristbands for beer tasting or carnival rides are available for online purchase.

JULY 20-21, 2019 | SNOW SUMMIT

CARNIVAL WRISTBANDS:
Spend a day of family-friendly fun with unlimited access* to all Basecamp Activities (climbing wall, zip line, Eurobungy® trampoline, QUICKjump), carnival rides (ferris wheel, tornado, cliff hanger), and Scenic Sky Chair.

BREWFEST:
Come sample 40+ craft beers from some of Southern California’s favorite breweries, July 20-21 from 11AM-2PM, in the Snow Summit base area. All tastings includes a souvenir Crafts N Cranks glass while supplies last.Craft beers are available for individual purchase. All guests must provide a valid 21+ ID at a the Snow Summit ticket windows to receive their tasting pass.

MOUNTAIN BIKE RACES:

Whip Off
Best Trick
Dual Slalom
SoCal Enduro Series – FINAL
California State XC Championships
Gold State Endurance #6
Snow Summit Downhill Series #3 – SERIES FINAL

LIVE MUSIC:

IGNITE

IGNITE

Formed in 1993 in the suburbs of Orange County during the height of Seattle Grunge and the Epitaph Records punk revival, IGNITE have made a career defying convention with against the grain music and thought provoking, politically charged lyricism. From prior efforts including “Call On My Brothers” (1995), “Past Our Means” (1996) and “A Place Called Home” (2000), the band’s records have distinguished themselves with complex arrangements, triumphant hooks and IGNITE’s calling card: frontman Zoli Teglas’ unmistakable, soaring vocals.

 

DEATH BY STEREO

DEATH BY STEREO

DBS, as they are known by many of their loyal followers, have assembled a worldwide fan base built upon a seemingly endless international tour schedule, with enough passport stamps to make many of their contemporaries jealous. They have shared the stage many times over with the likes of Slipknot, AFI, Serj Tankian, Avenged Sevenfold, and Rise Against, just to name a few. They have headlined some of the biggest and best festivals around the world (Germany’s “With Full Force”, Belgium’s “Grozerock”, U.S.‘s “Warped Tour” and Colombia’s “Rock Al Parque”). Having toured in over 20 countries is an accomplishment few bands of any stature can lay claim to.

WHITEKAPS

WHITEKAPS

In 1983 Dean Briggs, Glenn McKenzie, Mike Burton and Bob Becker, all high school friends, started a band heavily influenced by the surf / skate culture and the sounds of bands like Agent Orange, The Gears, Simpletones, The Crowd and JFA. Known for their humorous lyrics and fun raucous shows that included a lot of crowd involvement, beer and barely clad punk rock girls, the Whitekaps played with most of the bands they grew up loving as well as the 90’s wave of punk bands such as Greenday, Offspring, Blink 182, and more.

Please call or visit website  for more details.

Location: Snow Summit Resort at 880 Summit Blvd
Contact: Tel: (844) GO2-BEAR or (909) 633-6729 Website: www.craftsncranks.com OR www.teambigbear.com

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Looking to beat the heat? Our Big Bear weather forecast for the coming week boasts temps in the low 80’s and our famous summer, afternoon thunderstorms to cool things down. Not to worry though, these storms are usually fairly brief and you will still be able to have your fun on the lake, in the forest or around town. This is a great time of year to visit the mountains!!

Along with the huge number of activities to do in Big Bear during the summer months, ChiliCookOffwe have a few great events happening this weekend as well, including the Annual Chili Cook-Off.  Check out this weekend’s “Live It. Up.” below for more information.

Visit us at RSVacations.net if you are looking to beat the heat, lose the crowds, and have some fun in beautiful Big Bear Lake. Book your Big Bear Vacation Cabin today!! See you soon!

 

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ChiliCookOff

Big Bear’s 2019 Chili Cook-Off is an ICS-World qualifier event with 40+ competing chefs!

630 Bartlett in The Village
Saturday, July 13th
11am to 5pm (Tastings close at 3pm)

TASTING KITS & LIVE MUSIC!
KIDS LAND & AN ADULT CHILL GARDEN!

 

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  • ICS-Sanctioned World Qualifier Competition with 40+ cooks competing for over $4,900 Prize Purse and a People’s Choice Competition with a $500 Grand Prize. Tasting Kits available to the public.
  • Craft Beer, Wine & Cocktail Garden
  • Live Music
  • Kids Land
  • Artisan Marketplace and Food Vendors

 

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Great Music Line-Up

  • Doo Wah Riders @ 12 Noon
  • Born Country @ 2:15pm
  • South of Santa Fe @ 4:15pm

 

Kids Land Fun!

  • Petting Zoo hosted by Bear Valley Farms
  • Bouncers
  • Craft table
  • And more!

 

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  • Traditional Red Chili: 1st-$1500; 2nd-750; 3rd-250
  • Chili Verde: 1st-500; 2nd-250; 3rd-150
  • Veggie Chili: 1st-500; 2nd-250; 3rd-150
  • Youth Red Chili: 1st-250; 2nd-125; 3rd-75
  • People’s Choice: Winner-500
  • Bear Valley Chili Master: Winner-100

 

Moulingreatroom.720If you are looking for a clean and updated cabin with amenities, head over to RSVacations.net and find the one that is perfect for you! We have cabins that are walking distance to The Village, Lake, Forest Trails, Bike Park, and more!! You won’t be disappointed!! Book your Big Bear Getaway today!!

 

 

 

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