$100 Sponsorship for 2019 Regatta



Regatta Sponsors Needed


Would you like to sponsor our 2019 Regatta?

May 12\19

Regatta Planning



There's a lot of work that goes on behind the scenes before the big day arrives and we need volunteers to help us prepare for the Regatta.

Sue Flanagan is hosting a meeting this coming Saturday, May 25th at 10 am.

Contact Sue if you can help.

May 20\19

 

2019 Photo Contest

Enter our 2019 Photo Contest in any of the following categories.

Contact Sue to enter at:



See entries to-date:
Things That Reflect Facebook Album


See entries to-date:
Things That Swim Facebook Album


See entries to-date:
Things That Fly Facebook Album

Submit your photos by August 15th. Voting will take place on Facebook. Final voting will be at our AGM on September 14th.

One entry per category allowed. Open to all Big Bald Lake residents. Membership not required.
February 21\19

2019 BBLCA Events

Molly's Acres Veggie Bag Draw
Enter our draw to receive a gift certificate for a bag of vegetables courtesy of Molly's Acres on the Buckhorn Road.

450 Likes Contest
We'll be giving away a $30 gift card for
Pizza Alloro in Buckhorn when we get to 450 Likes. You need to like us on Facebook to win, not just follow us.
Like us now!

2019 Photo Contest
On Now!

Big Bald Lake T-Shirt Design Contest
On Now!

Summer Membership Award Draw
Win a $15 gift certificate for the Lock Stop Cafe in Buckhorn. We'll be drawing a name from our list of paid association members.
Draw Date: Saturday, July 20th

Arr'some Pirate Regatta
Civic Holiday Weekend
Sunday, August 4th

Outdoor Movie Night & Year End Bash
Labour Day Weekend
Saturday, August 31st

Annual General Meeting &
Pizza Lunch Social

Saturday, September 14th
11 am, Buckhorn Community Centre

Harvest Craft Show Draw
Win two out of six tickets for the Harvest Craft Show at the Buckhorn Community Centre.
Event Date: Thanksgiving weekend.
Draw Date: Thursday, October 3rd
We're a sponsor of the BCC Dinner theatre and receive 6 complimentary craft show tickets each spring and fall.

Fall Membership Award Draw
Win a $15 gift certificate for the Lock Stop Cafe in Buckhorn. We'll be drawing a name from our list of paid association members.
Draw Date: Thursday, October 10th

Draw for 4 tickets to Theatre Sponsor Night at the BCC late October
See the Hall's Bridge Players' Dress Rehearsal and enjoy appetizers and a complimentary glass of wine

Witches & Wizards Walkabout
Thursday, October 31st
2 pm, Philrick Drive

Draw for 2 tickets to the BCC Holiday Home Tour on November 24th
Courtesy of Kim Letto
Draw Date: Saturday, November 9th

Winter Membership Award Draw
Win a $15 gift certificate for the Lock Stop Cafe in Buckhorn. We'll be drawing a name from our list of paid association members.
Draw Date: Saturday, December 21st

Red Neck Santa Claus Parade
Saturday, December 28th
1 pm, 7 FR87

 

This year's tournament is on Thursday, May 30th. Don't miss out!

2019 Golf Sponsor Package Information

2019 Golf Entry Form

2019 Golf Tournament Poster

New Printed Directories


The new printed directories are ready and are being distributed on Victoria Day weekend to everyone on the lake (if we find you home!). If you don't get your copy, please contact us. May 17\19

BBL Beaver Ice Melting Contest

Congratulations to Sue Flanagan!

Sue guessed the Beaver would go through the ice on April 15th and has won $100 of gift certificates for Marley's Bar & Grill right here on Big Bald Lake.
April 21\19

Beaver Dunk Dates

This is a list of the dates when the Beaver went swimming and our lucky past winners:

April 15, 2019 - Sue Flanagan

April 23, 2018 - Rod Ciccale

April 7, 2017 - Don Cuttell

March 27, 2016 - Sue Flanagan

April 13, 2015 - Brenda Thomas
April 21\19

We're Officially Thawed!

We're declaring April 21st the official thaw date for Big Bald Lake. April 21\19

Historical Ice Stats

Freeze
Dec 5, 2006
Dec 10, 2007
Nov 22, 2008
Dec 6, 2009
Dec 6, 2010
Dec 23, 2011
Dec 24, 2012
Nov 23, 2013
Dec 6, 2014
Jan 4, 2016
Dec 11, 2016
Dec 12, 2017
Nov 23, 2018
April 21, 2019

Thaw
Apr 14, 2007
Apr 18, 2008
Apr 6, 2009
Mar 28, 2010
Apr 12, 2011
Mar 22, 2012
Apr 19, 2013
Apr 24, 2014
Apr 16, 2015
Mar 31, 2016
Apr 11, 2017
Apr 29, 2018
Apr 21, 2019

Past Events

Full Moon Walk on Lake

It was a perfect clear night for our walk on the lake on Feb 19th and the weather cooperated. We enjoyed goodies and hot chocolate afterwards.


February 20\19

Winter Carnival & Chili Cook-off

What a great turnout for our winter carnival on Feb 17th, there must have been close to 100 people. It was great to see so many kids skating and tobogganing.

Thank you to Kim Letto and Glenn Joray for hosting again. We really appreciate all the effort they put into making this a special day including keeping the huge rink plowed.



We had 9 entries for the chili contest. Thank you to everyone who entered. Congratulations Kim Letto on winning the chili cook-off!

Kim has the coveted BBLCA Chili Champ award. Our two runners-up received $15 gift certificates for the Lock Stop Cafe in Buckhorn. Enjoy!


February 21\19

Welcome Baskets


We're back on the road and we'll be delivering welcome baskets this coming weekend. Let us know if you're new.


We appreciate all the support from local businesses and we're doing our best to promote them.

Don't our colourful baskets look great? What's inside is even better!

May 20\19

Molly's Acres Veggie Bag Draw



Draw date: Thursday, June 20th
Open to all Buckhorn area residents.

Enter our draw to receive a gift certificate for a bag of vegetables courtesy of Molly's Acres on the Buckhorn Road. All their produce is grown without the use of harmful pesticides, herbicides, or fungicides.

Bag includes 1 live head of lettuce, 1 bag of cut lettuce/greens, herbs and 2-3 other in season produce. A nice variety!



Enter now!

May 21\19

450 Likes Contest

Draw for $30 Pizza Alloro gift card

We'll be giving away a $30 gift card for Pizza Alloro in Buckhorn when we get to 450 Likes. You need to like us on Facebook to win, not just follow us.

Like us now!
February 21\19

Big Bald Lake T-Shirt Design Contest



We often get asked about Big Bald Lake T-Shirts and Hoodies, so we decided to create a contest to create a design for them. The winner will receive a hoodie with their design. If you would like to participate we have provided a line drawing of Big Bald Lake that we hope you can incorporate into your design. Or come up with something completely unique.

Send your designs to

April 23\19

Summer Membership Draw

We're drawing names from our list of paid members 4x this year! Our lucky winners will receive a $15 gift certificate for the Lock Stop Cafe in Buckhorn.

Next draw date is July 20th. April 21\19

Our 2019 Contest Winners

Spring Craft Show Draw

Congratulations to:
Margaret Cheung
Deb Byer
Heather Birnie


They received two tickets each for the Spring Craft Show at the Buckhorn Community Centre.

As a BCC Dinner Theatre Sponsor, we receive six complimentary tickets for the spring and fall craft shows. May 20\19

Spring Membership Draw Winner

Congratulations to Glen & Elaine Ellison. They won a $15 gift certificate for the Lock Stop Cafe in Buckhorn. April 21\19

Theatre Sponsor Night Winner

Congratulations to Roselyn Meissner, winner of four tickets to the Theatre Sponsor Night at the Buckhorn Community Centre on Tuesday, April 2.

Yes, we're a BCC Dinner Theatre Sponsor!
March 26\19

Spring Cottage Life Show Winner

Congratulations to Paul Mattucci, winner of two tickets to the Spring Cottage Life Show courtesy of Kim Letto, Century 21, Buckhorn. March 15\19

Past Events

Philrick Drive Road Clean-up

Thank you to everyone who came out to clean up Philrick Drive on May 4th. A special thank you to John for sorting the garbage and taking it to the transfer station, to Sue and Paul for hosting the gathering afterwards with hot chocolate and to Nancy for home baked cookies. It was great to see everyone out and the neighbours had a good visit.

Our haul

Sorting

Off to the Transfer Station

May 6\19

2018 Year in Review