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FUN RUN 2021 UPDATE AS OF FEBRUARY 2, 2021 - FUN RUN 2021 HAS BEEN CANCELLED.

DUE TO THE UNCERTAINTY OF WHAT IS GOING ON WITH THE COVID-19 PANDEMIC, THE BIG BEAR LAKE ANTIQUE CAR CLUB REGRETFULLY HAS DECIDED TO CANCEL THE 2021 FUN RUN. WE ALWAYS WANT THE FUN RUN TO BE THE BEST IT CAN BE, AND WITH SO MANY UNKNOWNS, WE FEEL WE CAN NOT PROVIDE WHAT WE HAVE DONE IN THE PAST.

THE FUN RUN FOR 2022 WILL BE SCHEDULED FOR AUGUST 12TH, 13TH, AND 14TH. WE THANK YOU ALL FOR YOUR INTEREST AND UNDERSTANDING AND WE HOPE TO SEE YOU NEXT YEAR. PLESE VISIT OUR WEBSITE THROUGHOUT THE YEAR FOR ANY UPDATES OR CLUB INFORMATION.


The Big Bear Fun Run™ is a 3 day car show held in the Village of Big Bear Lake California. The event includes about 500 pre-assigned parking spaces, a Saturday afternoon 'Cruise Around the Lake' and a Sunday morning drive through awards presentation. The 2022 event will be our 31st annual show, and over the years has earned a very favorable reputation. The Fun Run is always held over the second weekend in August.┬áThe streets are generally full of spectators, and a summer shower may develop. This is a fun event.

You're always welcome to come and check out all of the beautiful classic cars every Fun Run as well as other BBLACC car shows even if you're not a contestant! There is absolutely no charge nor admission fee for attending as a visitor. Please come and enjoy the event!

Older Fun Run pages have descriptions of what past years look like. There are more than 500 cars on display, many vendors for food/drinks and souvenirs as well as Big Bear Village businesses, great live music, many people with similar interests and beautiful weather. The "Cruise Around the Lake" event is a fun way to see all of the cars driving by. For more Big Bear information, please visit our: about Big Bear page.

View Fun Run 2019



Club Parking

For Registered Cars, the FUN RUN registrar will try to park you with your car club and/or friends, provided you have completed information on this registration form. However, we will be unable to honor any request to park your group or club in a specific space or location. Your best chance to get a preferred space is to be prompt when you return this application. All spaces not claimed by 9:00 AM Saturday are subject to resale. Trailer Parking will be made available.


Cruise Around the Lake Event:

Cruise line up starts at 3:00 PM (tentative time), Saturday, August 8th. Village Drive & Big Bear Boulevard.

The Cruise goes West from the Village entrance on Hwy 18, across the Dam. Turn right on Hwy 38 and go through Fawnskin. Continue on Northshore, turn right on Northshore lane, and turn right on North Shore (Hwy 38) to Stanfield Cutoff and turn right, go across the cutoff to Big Bear Blvd. and turn right, and back to the Village.


Bartlett Lot


New Rule Additions:

Due to insurance liability issues, the follow new rules are being enacted for Fun Run 2018 and thereafter. Your cooperation will be greatly appreciated.

1. No vehicles will be allowed entry after 9:30 AM or exit before 3:45 PM from designated show area. There will also be no vehicle movement allowed (i.e.: pin stripping appointments, etc.) within the show. Medical emergencies will be the only exception, see the information booth to make arrangements.

2. Burn outs will not be allowed within the show area or on the cruise around the lake. Failure to comply will result in not being allowed to participate in future shows.

3. Pop-ups are not to be set up in assigned/numbered parking spaces on the streets or parking lots. They may be used on sidewalks, and dirt/open areas where space allows.

4. All pop-ups must be weighted down to protect cars and participants from damage and injury caused by movement from wind.

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