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Southern California Mountains Foundation


MUSIC IN THE MOUNTAINS

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Take a seat under the stars at the Big Bear Discovery Center Amphitheater and enjoy the best in classic and contemporary rock, 7,000 feet above Southern California!

A ticket to a Music in the Mountains concert does more than get you into a great show, it helps to protect your public lands.  Proceeds support the Southern California Mountains Foundation and its powerful conservation, recreation, and education programs: The Big Bear Discovery Center, National Children's Forest, The Urban Conservation Corps of the Inland Empire, Fire Lookout Hosts, Off-Highway Vehicle and Adopt-a-Trail.

Each concert season is packed with shows featuring your favorite tribute headliners, and exciting opening bands. This beautiful venue has everything to keep you rockin', including great food menus and expanded bar service.

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Music In the Mountains Announces Season 12! 

Season Passes are on sale NOW!

June 24 
Kenny Metcalf as Elton and The Amy Winehouse Experience featuring Mia Karter Kenny Metcalf as Elton, Tribute to Elton John 
with special guest, The Winehouse Experience featuring Mia Karter
July 8
Jim Curry, Tribute to Music of John Denver and Taylor Made, Tribute to James Taylor Jim Curry, Tribute to Music of John Denver
with special guest, Taylor Made, Tribute to James Taylor
July 22
China Grove, Tribute to Doobie Brothers and urn the Page, Ultimate Tribute to Bob Seger and Silver Bullet Band China Grove, Tribute to Doobie Brothers (formerly Doobies Inc.)
with special guest, Turn the Page, Ultimate Tribute to Bob Seger and Silver Bullet Band
August 5
DSB Journey and Live from EarthPat Benatar tributes DSB, Next Best Thing to Journey
with special guest, Live from Earth, Tribute to Pat Benatar
August 19
james garner johhny cash tribute James Garner's Tribute to Johnny Cash
with special guest, Shari Rowe

Parking and ticket gates open at 5pm; concerts 6pm.  

Tickets range from $48 Premium Seating to $37 General Admission.  

Discounted tickets for locals, military, and first responders -- $30 for General Admission available at:

Big Bear Vacations (41693 Big Bear Blvd, Big Bear Lake, CA 92315) 

Big Bear Visitor Center (630 Bartlett Rd.Big Bear Lake, CA 92315) 

Big Bear Discovery Center (40971 North Shore Drive, Highway 38, Fawsnkin, CA 92333--starting June 9th).

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