The 16th Annual Big Bear Brunch was held recently at the Chase Park Plaza in the Khorassan Ballroom. The Big Bear Brunch has become a holiday tradition for many grandparents, parents and children. The event began with just 100 people in attendance and is now and annual sell out with more than 500 guests attending the magical holiday affair. Guests headed off to the many activities available as soon as the doors opened, from donut decorating and arts and crafts, to balloon creations, face painting and dancing. Children were spotted dancing with Fred Bird and Louie as well as many beloved princesses and courageous superheroes. Everyone was treated to a delicious holiday brunch. Co-chairs for the event were Lindsey Krummenacher, Betty Spitz Faden, Melissa Urkevich and Ryann Kittner.