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Maifest Returns to Big Bear City Area This May 20th and May 27-28, 2023.

Updated: Jun 23, 2023

Big Bear City, CA - The much-anticipated springtime celebration, the 6th Annual Big Bear Lake Maifest (see Event details), is set to return on May 20 and May 27-28, 2023 according to Known as the spirited younger sibling of the Big Bear Lake Oktoberfest, Maifest promises the same lively atmosphere with a refreshing springtime twist. Buy tickets by clicking here.


The festivities kick off on May 20 with a special tribute to America's Heroes, honoring their service and sacrifices. The celebration continues over the following weekend, offering an exhilarating experience for all attendees. While Maifest may be smaller in scale compared to Oktoberfest, it certainly does not lack in excitement or entertainment value. Events include... Festive Maypole – Adorned with Colorful Ribbons

Traditional German Springfest Beers

Maibowle (Champagne-style punch)

• Sizzling Bratwursts Hot Off the Grill • Homemade Sauerkraut • Fresh Pretzels Apple Strudel w/ Vanilla Sauce Live Band • Entertainment Kids’ Activities Log-Sawing Contests Stein Holding Competitions Pol Schmücken Contest Corn-Hole Toss

The Big Bear Convention Center, situated in the heart of Big Bear Lake, is renowned for hosting a variety of events throughout the year. In addition to the 6th Annual Big Bear Lake Maifest, the convention center is gearing up for an exciting lineup of upcoming events that cater to diverse interests. Visitors can expect an array of engaging activities, ensuring a memorable experience for all who attend.

In summary, the Big Bear Convention Center is the perfect venue for the 6th Annual Big Bear Lake Maifest and a host of other exciting events. Mark your calendars and join us for a vibrant springtime celebration that showcases the spirit and energy of the Big Bear City community. For event lodging, visit Contant: Theodore Trentman Publicity Director 213-948-3165


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