Fernie Arts Station

Event Date: 
Sunday, October 13, 2019
Time: 
5:00pm - 8:00pm

Event Date: 
Monday, May 27, 2019
Time: 
7:00pm - 8:30pm

Interested in Grizzly Bear Conservation in the Elk Valley? They are holding an INFORMATION NIGHT on Monday May 27th at 7:00pm at the Fernie Arts Station. Learn how you can contribute to Grizzly Bear research in the Elk Valley! Learn how you can Volunteer! Information about the South Rockies Grizzly Bear Project presented!

If you’re visiting Fernie with your family, you will be happily surprised to find the number of amenities available here for the younger cohort (and also those young at heart). As the number of families continues to grow, so does the programming, facilities and events geared to this market. Here are our top ten for you to explore this winter!

Event Date: 
Thursday, August 9, 2018
Time: 

Lantern building in collaboration with Fernie Pride Society part of Fernie Pride Festival. At the Arts Station, free. Times TBA.

Event Date: 
Wednesday, July 25, 2018
Time: 
5:30pm - 9:00pm

Noted activist, theologian, author, documentary filmmaker, and musician, Reverend Osagyefo Sekou was born in St. Louis, Missouri and raised in the rural Arkansas Delta. Rev. Sekou’s music is an unique combination of North Mississippi Hill Country Music, Arkansas Delta Blues, Memphis Soul and Pentecostal steel guitar. Join Rev at this Wednesday concert together with the Dimpker Brothers.

Event Date: 
Saturday, August 18, 2018
Time: 

Join Sue Hanlon for a social evening of painting.

Sue will guide you through a painting step by step for 2 hours. Beginners are most welcome! She will be supplying all of the materials and instruction. We’re putting the fun back into painting as we concentrate on the process on the way to a finished product!

For attendees of the previous workshop, we will be working on a new painting with the theme of 'Summer Daisy', so you are very welcome to come for a second time!

Event Date: 
Thursday, July 26, 2018
Time: 
7:00pm

Join visual storyteller, Mimi Sahlstrom, for an opening reception with cash bar & complimentary nibbles.

Event Date: 
Wednesday, August 22, 2018
Time: 
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: 
Wednesday, August 29, 2018
Time: 
5:30pm - 9:00pm

Freak Motif was born when a group of strangers picked up their instruments and went parading through downtown Calgary. Sharing a love of improvised music, funk, soul, disco, afrobeat, and reggae, their coming together sparked a movement which has evolved into an 8-piece dance party.

Event Date: 
Wednesday, August 8, 2018
Time: 
5:30pm - 9:00pm

Wielding an unmistakable brand of Western Folk, Calgary Alberta’s Northern Beauties have now carved their name into the western Canadian musical landscape. The harmonies of vocalists Todd Stewart and Craig Aikman are a natural blend and the new line up embodies what Stewart calls Western Folk – the distinct, bluegrass-infused contemporary folk sound of which the band is now considered to be a progenitor.