Fernie Pride Society

Event Date(s): 
Saturday, March 9, 2024
Time: 
7:00pm

STEEP+DEEP Series Presents:

Theo Tams and Zenon

In Conjunction with Fernie Pride, we are beyond thrilled to welcome these two gifted artists to Fernie for an intimate night of soulful, piano laden r&b. Theo Tams is a former Canadian Idol winner making the trek from Toronto to play a stripped down performance at the Knox, highlighting his song writing, piano prowess and wide ranging powerhouse vocals.

Event Date(s): 
Friday, February 16, 2024
Time: 
6:00pm

Friends and allies, join the Fernie Pride Society for a casual evening of games playing and socializing at The Pub in Fernie. Everyone welcome!

There will be some games available to play or bring one to share. This is a free event, but beverages and food will be available to purchase from The Pub.

Event Date(s): 
Friday, September 22, 2023
Time: 
3:00pm

Join local creative and all-around fantastic person, Rivka Landsberg, at The Arts Station on Friday, September 22nd at 3pm for an afternoon of skateboard deck painting in preparation for the Wheelie Out Skate Jam! This event is free and is for those aged 12-18. Limited to 18 people. Registration includes skateboard deck, paint, and pizza. Just bring your ideas, creativity, and fabulous selves!

If you wish to ride your skateboard upon completion, please note that wheels and bearings are not included - just the deck!

Event Date(s): 
Friday, September 22, 2023
Time: 
7:00pm - 9:00pm

Come to The Pub on Friday, September 23rd for a night of fierce banter and fiercer moves. Elk Valley Pride Festival favourites, Farrah Nuff and Nada Nuff, have brought the entire family with them this year to entertain you! Joining Farrah and Nada is Nearah Nuff and Tana Nuff are very, very special guests, Ella Lamoureux and Brad Diesel. Doors at 8:30pm with the show starting at 9:00pm.

Come early to get a good seat and remember, tipping the artists is always recommended and no touching the artists unless CONSENT if given.

Event Date(s): 
Tuesday, September 12, 2023
Time: 
6:00pm

Join the Fernie Pride Society for an evening of casual disc golf and a walk in the park!

All-ages welcome. Registration in advance for this FREE event is appreciated as it allows us to best-guess the amount of refreshments to purchase. If you have your own disc golf frisbees please do bring them! Or if you have extra that you can share, bring those too please! Want to just come and socialize and go for a walk in the park with us? That is totally okay too!

Event Date(s): 
Wednesday, September 20, 2023
Time: 
4:00pm - 5:00pm

Who is ready to Ride With Pride? Stop by the Arts Station on Wednesday, September 20th at 4pm with your bike to decorate your ride for the Pride Bike Parade!

All supplies will be provided to rainbow your ride! Part of the Elk Valley Pride Festival 2023.

Visit the Arts Station website for more details on this event and many other great events.

Event Date(s): 
Wednesday, September 20, 2023
Time: 
7:00pm - 9:00pm

More info and registration coming soon! Part of the Elk Valley Pride Festival 2023.

Visit the Arts Station website for more details on this event and many other great events.

Event Date(s): 
Friday, September 22, 2023
Time: 
7:00pm - 9:00pm

Join Fernie Pride and the Fernie Heritage Library for Rainbow Reads – a conversation with Suzette Mayr, facilitated by local author Angie Abdou.

Registration required – click here to register for free.

Join Angie Abdou in conversation with 2022 Scotiabank Giller Award winner, Suzette Mayr for Rainbow Reads, part of the Elk Valley Pride Festival.

Event Date(s): 
Saturday, February 11, 2023
Time: 
11:45am - 12:30pm

Martha McCabe is a 2 time Olympic swimmer and has been a mentor and role model for fellow Canadians for over a decade. Martha recovered from the disappointment of falling short of qualifying for the 2008 Beijing Olympics, and came back as a force to be reckoned with in London 2012 and again in Rio 2016 where she was the Canadian Olympic Swim Team Captain. She will be speaking about her life experience as an athlete and how the traits and practice of agility and resilience have impacted her decisions and her life.

Event Date(s): 
Saturday, February 11, 2023
Time: 
2:00pm - 3:00pm

Join Smokii Sumac (Ktunaxa) in discussion on what it means to be two-spirit and transgender, including history and conversations of 2SLGBTQ+ inclusion. A poet and PhD Candidate in Indigenous Studies at Trent University, Smokii's work centers on the question: how do we come home? As an Indigenous adoptee, intergenerational residential school survivor, and two-spirit person, Smokii's lived experiences are deeply embedded into his art and research.