Newest Listings from Mike Dolan & Associates

Newest Listings from Mike Dolan & Associates

Tuesday, July 17, 2018

The Big Bear Report

     July's newsletter is filled with stats stating that real estate is coming to a "normal" state of supply in Southern California, "Southern California's 'shortage' of existing homes to by seems to have reverted to a more "normal" state of supply. A surge of new listings in the first half of 2018 meant house hunters had 2,402 more listings to consider as June ended than a year ago." The Big Bear real estate market buyer activity continues to remain strong in the $400,000 and under price ranges. 

We hope that you will consider finding your next vacation home or forever home here with us in Beautiful Big Bear Lake!!

This weekend's events are: 

July 20th: "80's night" at the Cave!!

July 21: 17th Annual Big Bear Valley Renaissance Faire in Fawnskin 
and so much more!

Follow the link to all the fun in the sun activities here in the BEAR!!

Until next time!

Thursday, July 12, 2018

This Week in the BEAR!

Hello Folks!

 As you know it has been pretty dry up here for a while, however this week has brought the rains to our community. We are expecting to have rain from today through Saturday which is great for our lake and our trees. We have lots to do up here in Beautiful Big Bear Lake and we hope that you make some memories with your family this weekend by attending our Chili Cook Off!!

I am sure there are more events that you may be interested in and if you click on the link below it will lead you to some great information!

Until then, Be kind to one another and have a BLESSED day!

Friday, July 6, 2018

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Big Bear 4th of July Celebration
Big Bear Grizzly

If you didn't join us this 4th of July then you missed a magnificent display of Fireworks in the Big Bear Valley. We have so much to do up here in the Bear and we truly hope that you come and enjoy our beautiful mountains for hiking, biking, and boating. We have open houses galore for this weekend as Keller Williams and Mike Dolan & Associates keep the real estate hopping! We hope to see you soon!

Click on the link above to see our calendar of events here in the Bear, I do see we have Glo Golfing Second round tonight. See you then!

Monday, July 2, 2018


Our Big Bear Chamber of Commerce keeps us up to date on what's happening here in Big Bear and well I am just helping you all out by sharing just a few of the many events we have going on this week! Here is the link to peruse at your convenience. We are hosting our fireworks celebration on Wednesday the 4th, hope you join us!

4th on the Farm Celebration

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Name: 4th on the Farm Celebration
Date: June 30, 2018 - July 8, 2018
Event Description:
Bear Valley Farms is celebrating Independence Day by opening to the public and sharing our 30-acre working farm- and all the fun it has to offer- with all of you. In addition to our regular Saturday openings, we'll be open from 11am to 2pm on: Sunday 7/1 Monday 7/2 Wednesday, 7/4 Friday 7/6 Sunday, 7/8 On the Fourth of July, we'll turn up the fun with watermelon eating contests, sack races, and more. Guests of all ages will enjoy our petting zoo complete with goats, baby goats, pigs, baby pigs, alpacas, chickens, rabbits, and a miniature burro. Our game zone is epic with a bounce house, roping, giant legos and jenga, huge checkerboards, and more. Kids 3 and up can be led around the arena on a full-sized, beautiful horse. And, our hay rides take you all around the property with fantastic views and a chance to learn a little more about the area. Your admission includes all the fun! Discounts for groups of four or more! KIDS 2 AND UNDER ARE ALWAYS FREE. or (909) 547-5424

Big Bear Farmer's Market

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Name: Big Bear Farmer's Market
Date: July 3, 2018
Time: 8:30 AM - 1:00 PM PDT
Event Description:
Big Bear Farmers Market features fresh produce, baked goods, arts and crafts and vendors of every kind. Get there early to get the best choice and picks.

Market is open every Tuesday from April to October

Friday, June 29, 2018

Happy 4th of July and More!

Hello everyone, we are already going into July and boy time does go by! Here in the Bear Valley we have lots of events going on and we want to share it with you!
The 4th lands in the middle of the week, this next week that is and we hope that you will come up and celebrate with us! Click on the link below and check out what we selected as just a few of our weekend events here in BEAUTIFUL BIG BEAR ! Maybe you will find that special vacation home to buy while up here.....

Bear Mountain Golf Course is hosting a GLOW GOLF event this weekend!

Date / Time
Jun 29 / 7:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Bear Mountain Golf Course
Join us June 29-30 at Bear Mountain Golf Course for Glow Golf - a 9-hole extravaganza with a glow in the dark course and balls. 

The event will begin with dinner and drinks at 7PM. Shotgun will start at 8PM, ending at approximately 10PM. To reserve your spot, call 909.585.8002. 

A $59 ticket includes:
  • Dinner (finger foods)
  • 1-draft beer or fountain Soda
  • Glow ball
  • Golf with cart

Bear Mountain Golf Course
43092 Goldmine Dr.
Big Bear Lake, CA 92315


Date / Time
Jun 30 / 9:00 AM - 1:30 PM
Snow Summit
Get ready to pump, whip, and catch some air.

Join us on Saturday, June 30 for Summit Series #2 - the Pump Track Challenge. Other contest dates and categories include:

Series #1 Longest Jump Competition: Saturday, June 16, 2018
Series #3 High Air Competition: Saturday, July 7, 2018

How to register: Look for a registration booth at the Adventure Academy at Snow Summit to register morning of from 9:00 a.m. - 11:30 a.m. on June 30. Registration is free and open to the public of all ages and levels.

Who can complete? Anyone and everyone. We'll be hosting the races in these 3 groups:
  • Ages 12 and under - youth (boys & girls)
  • Ages 13 and up - men
  • Ages 13 and up - women

What do you win?
 Cash, Passes, & more!

Event schedule:
Registration is from 9 a.m. - 11:30 a.m.
Practice is from 11:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m.
Competition is from 12:30 p.m. to 1:30 p.m.

Location: Snow Summit | 880 Summit Blvd Big Bear Lake, CA, 92315

Entertainment/Things to Do: As a spectator, enjoy lunch at Bighorn Smokehouse featuring 14 hour smoked and sliced brisket and great alcoholic beverage options. DJ Slip Matt will be providing family-friendly music for the entire base area. Kids and families can also enjoy great outdoor activities such as a Climbing Wall, Eurobungy®, and more HERE. Check out our deals & discounts and other family specials before your trip to Snow Summit.

Date / Time
Jun 30 / 8:00 PM - 9:55 PM
Snow Summit
Join us Saturday, June 30, 2018 at 8PM in the Snow Summit base area for our free Movies in the Meadow series.

Based on the beloved Roald Dahl tale, this comedic and fantastical film follows young Charlie Bucket (Freddie Highmore) and his Grandpa Joe (David Kelly) as they join a small group of contest winners who get to tour the magical and mysterious factory of eccentric candy maker Willy Wonka (Johnny Depp). Aided by his diminutive Oompa Loompa workers (Deep Roy), Wonka has a hidden motivation for the tour, one that he will reveal only after the children in the group show their true colors. 

MPAA Rating: PG
Run time: 1 hour, 55 minutes
Release date: 2005
Category(s): Adventure, Comedy
Admission is free with concessions available at Bighorn Smokehouse. Seating available on first-come, first-served basis. Folding camping chairs and blankets are permitted. Outside food and beverages are not allowed.