Upcoming Festivals, Events & More


Fernie and the Elk Valley schedule a diversity of cultural festivals, events and programs year round. Listed below are some of the big events with a full list of all events beneath.

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    December 23, 2022 - December 24, 2022

    Ski & Photos with Santa

    Ski with Santa! Free family photos with Santa at Fernie Alpine Resort! Dec 23 & 24.

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    January 27, 2023 - January 29, 2023

    15th Annual Reel Canadian Film Festival

    Celebrating the best of Canadian Cinema with feature, documentary, and short films, plus special guests and receptions.

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    February 17, 2023 - February 18, 2023

    16th Annual Fernie Mountain Film Festival

    Dedicated to filmmakers who spark awareness of mountain cultures, fragile environments, and the passion and perseverance of global explorers.

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    March 3, 2023 - March 5, 2023

    46th Annual Griz Days Winter Festival

    Fernie's biggest winter festival will feature a wild weekend of celebrations - get your animal print ready!

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    April 15, 2023 - April 16, 2023

    FERNIVAL! & The Slopesoaker Fernie Alpine Resort

    Celebrating 60+ years with retro rock in the Plaza, beer gardens and on-mountain events.

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