Patio dining at the Loaf

A Guide to Arts, Culture and Heritage in Fernie & the Elk Valley

In the heart of the majestic Canadian Rocky Mountains, the Elk Valley is a hidden oasis of verdant landscapes, charming towns and abundant arts, culture and history.

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  • Drive-in Movies!
    July 1, 2021

    Drive-in Movie at Fernie Alpine Resort

    Teck presents 2 nights of family-friendly movie screenings: Jurassic Park and Raya. Bookings essential, no drive/walk-ins.

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  • New Works by Troy Cook
    July 1, 2021

    Gallery Opening: New Works by Troy Cook at the Fernie Museum

    Night Rambles in Shadows with Liquor Store Blues. Entrance included with Museum admission.

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  • Reconcilation Walk
    July 1, 2021

    Yaq?it ?a·knuq?i 'it & City of Fernie Reconciliation Walk

    On July 1st, members of the Tobacco Plains Indian Band will join the City of Fernie in a reconciliation walk.

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  • Shred Kelly Tiny Concert
    July 3, 2021

    Shred Kelly Tiny Concert

    An intimate open-air concert. SOLD OUT - more dates coming soon!

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  • Dumpster Live Painting
    July 20, 2021

    Out of the Box Dumpster Painting Event at The Arts Station

    Live painting of new dumpsters at Station Square.

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  • Wheels in the Valley
    July 24, 2021

    2nd Annual Rally in the Valley Poker Run

    Join the Elk Valley Cruisers for a classic and vintage rally through the Elk Valley, with fun pit stops!

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  • Wednesday Outdoor Concert Series
    August 4, 2021

    Wednesday Socials Outdoor Concert Series | Hark Raving Sirens

    Regularly voted one of Fernie's favourite events, the Wednesday Socials are outdoor fun for the whole family!

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Old Fernie City Hall

History | Fernie's Lost Landmarks

Heritage buildings lost to time.

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Thick Forest above the Elk Valley

Ktunaxa | Creation Story

The Ktunaxa Nation's creation story includes Fernie and the Elk Valley.

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Local band Shred Kelly

Music | Shred Kelly

These iconic Fernie musicians create energy with their folk music that makes every dance floor vibrate!

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