Curry Bowl
931 7th Ave 250-423-2695

Chef David Miles is happily the new owner of the Curry Bowl. 

Over the last three and a half years, Brad Parsell has been the Executive Director at the Fernie Chamber of Commerce, supporting the business community and our community in general. We are sad to lose Brad, who has accepted a position as Executive Director with Tourism Tofino (well-done), not only a valued community member but also as one of our writers! 

The Fernie Chamber in partnership with the City of Fernie and The Arts Station are excited to bring you a fun filled evening to kick off the holiday season and get your shop-on, locally! On Friday, November 25th spend minimum $25 at a Fernie business and be entered to win a $1000 gift card to a Fernie business of your choice! Winner will be announced the week of November 28, must have receipts to claim prize.

24 Dalton Avenue: A Fernie Legacy by Bob Sumka

When I have the opportunity to travel, especially some place unique and special, I make sure to find something meaningful that will help me to remember the moments and memories created and shared. A keepsake, whatever the size or type, can be cherished for years and also can help us to tell our stories. Here are just a few items out there to consider, but we know you’ll find what’s just right for you!

The 2022 Fernie Business Excellence Awards were held Friday night at a special awards gala at the Rusty Edge attended by over 100 people from the Fernie business community. Trophies were given out over twelve categories in a fun-filled night that was the first awards gala to return to a pre-pandemic format.

The Fernie Fox Hotel, located along HWY 3 in Fernie, has made a significant contribution towards the Elk River Alliance’s 2023 summer camp program for kids.

Fernie Brewing Company

With the Elk Valley Pride Festival coming up later this month, Fernie Brewing Co. (FBC), is excited to announce two amazing collaborations, with the Fernie Pride Society (FPS).
First up, be sure to watch out for a sweet FBC x FPS t’shirt. Designed by Lev Sonego @glitterburns, of Nelson, profits from this limited release t’shirt will be donated to the Fernie Pride Society. Limited stock, available online and in-store at FBC, early September.

Ahead of the Curve Physiotherapy

Heather Kerr, owner/operator physiotherapist at Ahead of the Curve, is celebrating 20 years of serving the Elk Valley and South Country! With support from the Fernie Women’s Resource Centre, Heather has put together a free-access video of common prenatal and postpartum physio moves and advice, accessed through her website at

The Fernie Chamber of Commerce is excited to announce that voting is now open for the 2022 People’s Choice Award. Given out every year at the annual Fernie Business Excellence Awards, any business or organization that is nominated for any award will be in the running to win the People’s Choice Award.