Welcome to B'nai Big Bear!

a Jewish Congregation

in the mountains of Big Bear, California 

We are located in Big Bear Lake, CA

home to individual lifestyles


pristine mountain living 

We welcome Jews from all backgrounds,  

interfaith marriages 

and anyone interested in Judiasm 

B'nai Big Bear offers 

* Services on High Holidays and all major holidays 

* full course meals on Rosh Hashannah and Passover 

* services year round led by rabbis and cantors

* religious education

* social activities

* relaxed, friendly atmosphere 

* costs that are a fraction of big-city synagogues 

* enjoy Big Bear while you are here!


Services are held

in a historic log building

nestled in
a grove of Ponderosa Pines.


Travel to Big Bear is easy,  

30 minutes by air

or two and a half hours from Los Angeles 

by car or stagecoach 

Our activities are below

And we welcome you

Call and drop by anytime!

B'nai Big Bear 

(909) 217-7205  contact@bnaibigbear.org


Events, Shabbat and Holidays


B’nai Big Bearg



May 17, 6:30 pm

My regards,

Allan Arkin


For information: (909) 217-7205
email contact@bnaibigbear.org

Please check the calendar for specific dates.

Join us for holidays throughout the year

Rosh Hashana & Yom Kippur

High Holiday services are Rabbi and Cantor led. We have a traditional, kosher dinner on erev Rosh Hashana.  Register earlty to assure attendance. 

Succot, Chanukah, Tu Bishvat, Purim and Shavuot

                        We have activities on each of these holidays.  


We have a traditional kosher style Seder.   Register early to assure seating. 

B'nai Big Bear maintains an IRS 501(c)3 status.  Your donation is appreciated