Fernie Distillers

Many businesses woke up to an alternate reality this month, wondering how they would even survive the impact of Covid-19, trying to see a path through nothing but uncertainty. Unlike other business however, distillers found themselves stepping into an arena they had never considered for no other reason than they felt a moral obligation to serve the immediate needs of Canadians by producing hand sanitizer.

Event Date: 
Friday, January 24, 2020
Time: 
7:30pm - 10:30pm

An evening of music with Wild Honey and local brew!

Event Date: 
Monday, December 16, 2019
Time: 
7:00pm - 10:00pm

Come on down to Fernie Distillers for a fun-filled festive evening of fotos and fantastic cocktails.

Bring your co-workers, friends, or family, and have birr agency and Kyle Hamilton Photography make a portrait you'll want to share far and wide. Images will be delivered on the spot, all we request is a donation for our fund raising efforts to support the @FernieFoodBank this holiday season.

They'll have a few props and other accroutrements for the photos, but, feel free to bring your own flair!

Event Date: 
Thursday, October 31, 2019
Time: 
9:00pm - 11:0pm

A special evening with Leeroy on his "Strange Path” Tour. Come after tricks or treats in your costume, the band will! Draw prize entry for all in costumes. He is on the charts with Strange Attractor and you can get a taste on Spotify but live is waaaay better! Tickets available at the distillery $25, no holds, $30 at the door. Hurry!

Event Date: 
Saturday, September 28, 2019
Time: 
8:00pm - 11:0pm

Del Barber is a singer-songwriter from Manitoba, whose winsome balladry and wry wit harken back to country-folk traditions that remind the listener of the late greats of songwriting history. Del is no stranger to finding inspiration in the cultural backdrop of Canada. On the JUNO Award-nominated Prairieography, Barber documented stories of prairie life, highlighting the unique relationship between struggle, hard work and love.

Event Date: 
Saturday, September 28, 2019
Time: 
1:30pm - 3:30pm

Everyone is invited to an afternoon old-time/bluegrass music jam at the Fernie Heritage Library Jam hosted by the Old Type Music Society and participants of Gillbilly 2019. All are welcome to join in, listen, sing, hum, tap the afternoon away. Free event.

Event Date: 
Saturday, September 28, 2019
Time: 
3:30pm - 5:00pm

The old-time, bluegrass open mic is back! Foot-stompin', happy-makin' music provided by Gillbilly 2019 participants, you kick back with a cocktail or sip on a "on the rocks" collection from the fabulous Master Distiller Jillian Rutherford.

Event Date: 
Saturday, September 21, 2019
Time: 
4:00pm - 6:00pm

Join the cocktail masters from Fernie Distillers for tours of their production space and sample from their cocktail tasting board ($5) as part of our showcase of local food and beverage producers.

Like what you’ve tasted? Enjoy one of the specially crafted Chautauqua cocktails. Pop-up art show by Laura Nelson, Michael Hepher & Mel MacVoy, with artists in attendance.

From legendary winter seasons to magical summers, Fernie has so much to offer when it comes to spending time in the outdoors. Combine your love for food with the outdoor culture so prevalent in this area!

Event Date: 
Wednesday, July 31, 2019
Time: 
8:30pm - 10:00pm

Come for some great tunes, delicious cocktails and a silent auction! All proceeds go towards our mission of keeping the Elk River drinkable, fishable and swimmable for future generations. Limited tickets available!! Get yours today to avoid FOMO... Buy at the ERA office, the Fernie Distillers or online.