family fun

Event Date: 
Wednesday, August 22, 2018
5:30pm - 9:00pm

Deep Down Yonder is a multi instrumentalist/Producer who combines live instruments such as five string banjo, guitar, bass, dobro and harmonica with homemade electronic beats, samples, and synth pads. His sound is a whole new style of danceable, multi-layered, renegade electro-mountain music that blends genres and walks the line between country, funk, and psychedelic four on the floor house. 

Event Date: 
Sunday, August 12, 2018
11:00am - 3:00pm

The Fernie Show n' Shine brings out the best and brightest cars in the area. Come take in the show and vote for your favourite.

Event Date: 
Wednesday, July 4, 2018
5:30pm - 8:30pm

Ben Sures is a Singer Songwriter based in Edmonton, Canada. He connects with his audiences on many levels. Armed with an acoustic guitar, his songs reach you in a way that make you think, feel, understand the world in a whole new way and laugh at yourself while you are at it.

And don’t forget, the Wednesday Socials are about a lot more than just music. They have a drinks tent serving Fernie Brewing Co., Lonetree cider and wine + a kids corner with free crafts, food trucks and more! A great place to meet your friends, soak up some afternoon sun and listen to awesome live music.

Event Date: 
Friday, January 26, 2018
11:00am - 5:00pm

Join the Fernie Heritage Library for a special celebration of literacy! Drop in programs for all ages between 11:00am-2:00pm.

  • 11:15am Story time with guest readers from Trinity Lodge
  • 11:45am Morning Letterpress Demo by Clawhammer Press
  • 12:00-1:00 pm FREE Alphabet Soup
  • 1:30pm ABC Storytime
  • 2:00pm Afternoon Letterpress Demo Clawhammer Press
  • 11:00-5:00 Activities, board games, letter games, displays, scavenger hunts and Alphabet cookies to go!

Cross-country skiing is truly a sport for all-ages, and one that can be fun for parents, kids and even toddlers. Here are a few tips to make it fun while you introduce the sport to your family.

Fernie’s contingent of families has been on the rise in recent years, and with it has come an amazing array of programming and events specific to kids and families. This provides a great resource not just for those residing here, but those visiting.

Event Date: 
Friday, December 22, 2017
3:00pm - 5:00pm

Join the Arts Station from 3 - 5pm for family lantern crafting session.

Totally free, all materials provided, just drop in. Lead by Rachel Butterworth. Lanterns can be taken home afterwards. Suitable for ages 3+, families must stay with their children. Then, get the whole family and join us on the deck to hold your lanterns and sing songs with Rachel.

5:30pm on the deck at the Arts Station. Rachel to lead the signing with a crew of singers and music! Traditional and modern holidays songs. All ages welcome.

Free hot chocolates! Generously donated by Starbucks Fernie.

Event Date: 
Sunday, December 31, 2017

Bring the family down and enjoy a number of free family activities in the base area from 7 p.m. to 9 p.m. Activities include arts and crafts, photo booth and more. The night culminates with a NYE fireworks display on the Mighty Moose at 9pm.  All activities are FREE of charge.

Please note that this is NOT a supervised event – resort staff will be on hand to assist with activities but parents are asked to remain with their children. If parents are looking for a supervised event they should register for the Griz Kidz NYE Party.


Event Date: 
Repeats every day 15 times.
Thursday, December 21, 2017
Friday, December 22, 2017
Saturday, December 23, 2017
Sunday, December 24, 2017
Monday, December 25, 2017
Tuesday, December 26, 2017
Wednesday, December 27, 2017
Thursday, December 28, 2017
Friday, December 29, 2017
Saturday, December 30, 2017
Sunday, December 31, 2017
Monday, January 1, 2018
Tuesday, January 2, 2018
Wednesday, January 3, 2018
Thursday, January 4, 2018
12:00pm - 7:00pm

Experience the magic of a horse drawn sleigh ride over the Christmas Holidays!

DATES: Dec 21, 2017 - Jan. 5, 2018 inclusive
TIMES: Sleigh Rides depart daily 12:00pm - 7:00pm
RATES: $15 per person

Private Evening Sleigh Rides are available
Price: $165 (for up to 11 guests)

Contact Guest Services to book your Holiday Sleigh Ride by phone at 250-423-2435.

Event Date: 
Repeats every week 1 times. Also includes Sun Dec 10 2017, Sun Dec 17 2017.
Sunday, December 3, 2017
Sunday, December 10, 2017
Sunday, December 17, 2017


Sundays in December - December 3, 10, & 17
Every Sunday in December, weather permitting, come out for a horse drawn sleigh ride, or strap on your skates at our outdoor rink! Warm up by the fire, or visit our cozy cafe and enjoy a wholesome lunch!