Children's Activities

Event Date: 
Tuesday, August 13, 2019
3:30pm - 4:30pm

A special guest is coming to town, and he has a story to tell! Join “Pico the World Traveller” on his latest adventure to the Golden Lagoon where he must figure out how to make this yellow plane solar powered.

An free eco-adventure for all ages! Children under 7 must be accompanied by a caregiver.

Event Date: 
Repeats every day 1 times. Also includes Wed Jul 17 2019, Fri Jul 19 2019.
Tuesday, July 16, 2019
Wednesday, July 17, 2019
Friday, July 19, 2019
3:00pm - 4:00pm

Learn to share ideas & work as a team. Use your design skills and creativity to make and share your own museum exhibit over three sessions. All participants must have a library card and signed summer waiver.

Event Date: 
Saturday, July 20, 2019
11:00am - 3:00pm

Family fun is coming to Fernie Alpine Resort!

From 11am to 3pm, the plaza will be a buzz with kid friendly activities including face painters, carnival games, balloon animals and arts & crafts, plus what carnival wouldn’t be complete without popcorn!

All activities are FREE of charge (however please note that a valid lift ticket or summer season pass is needed to get up the Elk Chair to access Nature Bob’s Interpretive Centre. Tickets can be purchased at the Adventure Centre in the plaza).

Presented by TELUS

Calling all GROMS…

Do you like cool prizes? Check. Do you like colouring contest bragging rights? Check. Do you want an EPIC resume addition (EOW colouring contest 2019 champion)? Check. 

Event Date: 
Repeats every day until Sun Dec 30 2018.
Sunday, December 23, 2018
Monday, December 24, 2018
Tuesday, December 25, 2018
Wednesday, December 26, 2018
Thursday, December 27, 2018
Friday, December 28, 2018
Saturday, December 29, 2018
Sunday, December 30, 2018

Fernie Alpine Resort will be a busy hub over the holiday period with plenty of activities for kids to take part in as part of our Griz Kidz Holiday program.

Parents drop the kids off from 5:30-7:30 pm for a fun night of games, crafts, movies & pizza dinner! 
The activity night is located on the top floor of the Mountain Pantry (the former Gabriella’s Italian Restaurant) access the entrance via Fernie Slopeside Lodge Parking Lot. Fully supervised by our professional resort staff. Open to ages 6-12 yrs.

Event Date: 
Wednesday, December 19, 2018
11:15am - 12:30pm

Plaid Party Wednesday for caregivers, families and for children ages 0-5. Dress in yours most festive plaid and join us for stories, songs, soup and socializing! Please bring a simple potluck item to share.

Event Date: 
Saturday, April 6, 2019
11:00am - 3:00pm

Family fun is coming to Fernie Alpine Resort for our annual Griz Kids Winter Carnival!

The plaza will be abuzz with FREE games and activities for kids 12 and under.

Activities include:

  • Special performance by Circus Kasai (presented by TELUS) – see schedule below
  • Face Painting with Keya and Rachel
  • Balloon Animals
  • Arts & Crafts
  • Carnival Games

The best part is that all the activities are free of charge.

Event Date: 
Friday, November 9, 2018
1:30pm - 3:30pm

Movie - Harry Potter: The Philosopher’s Stone

Bring a friend or sibling for popcorn and a movie. Children under 7 must be accompanied by an adult. Children under 7 must be accompanied by an adult.

Event Date: 
Thursday, November 8, 2018
3:45pm - 4:45pm

Do you have a maker in your house: someone who loves to make things with fabric, glue guns, yarn and wood? Join us for an hour of crafts to make and take home. Simple snack provided. Must have a Fernie library card and signed waiver.

Event Date: 
Repeats every week every Wednesday until Wed Nov 28 2018.
Wednesday, November 7, 2018
Wednesday, November 14, 2018
Wednesday, November 21, 2018
Wednesday, November 28, 2018
3:45pm - 5:45pm

This program runs every Wednesday starting November 6th and ends November 27th. For children ages 7 and up. Must have a library card and a current waiver We are building a Lego town complete with all our favourite parks, places, shops and amenities.