Festivals

Check out all the wonderful things that are happening in January – from film fests to Freeski, and Nordic races to nightlife, there’s no end of entertainment to enjoy!

Event Date: 
Sunday, January 28, 2018
Time: 
5:00pm - 10:00pm

Sunday at the Reel Canadian Film Fest brings you two films, one doc and one feature epic.

Expo 67: Mission Impossible: March 1960
Montreal loses its third bid to host the 1967 World's Fair by one vote to Moscow. Oct. 1962 - Russia withdraws... This documentary lets us to relive the challenges of the men behind the Expo and the logistical and political challenges that were faced by organizers during the "Révolution Tranquille" in the Québec sixties.

Event Date: 
Friday, January 26, 2018
Time: 
7:00pm - 11:00pm

Friday at the Reel Canadian Film Fest kicks off with Adventures in Public School followed by a Q&A with the lead actress, Siobhan Williams and costume designer Flo Barrett. 

The Q&A will take place at the Opening Gala at the Arts Station following the movie - complete with a DJ, a free drink and snacks for everyone! Join for the opening night, get excited for the weekend of films to come and celebrate the 10th Reel Canadian Film Festival!

Event Date: 
Saturday, January 27, 2018

Saturday at the Reel Canadian Film Fest brings you two feature films set on two very different coastal locations, mid-70s Western Australia and current life in Vancouver, BC. 

Event Date: 
Friday, March 2, 2018
Time: 
3:00pm - 8:30pm

Griz Days Pub Crawl is back with limited spots available. Tickets are $50. This is a 19+ event.

Tickets include: Refreshment at each stop, transportation from ski hill to town, food and cool prizes!

Dress in your best PLAID and Griz gear!

Stops Include:

Event Date: 
Saturday, March 24, 2018
Time: 

Shred Kelly and friends are back for another weekend of stoke folk in Fernie at the Fernie Community Centre.

All ages show from 5:00pm - 7pm, featuring:

  • Shred Kelly
  • Circus Acts Insomniacs
  • TICKETS: Under 1 year FREE, Age 1-18 $5, Age 19+ $10

19+ show: 8:00pm - 2:00am, featuring:

Event Date: 
Saturday, March 24, 2018
Time: 

Bust out your one-piece snow suite, your spandex neon leggings and leg warmers, tease up your hair over your headband, and grab your homegirls/boys and get ready for, like, the most totally legit full of 80’s clichés time at Fernie Alpine Resort.

Event Date: 
Saturday, February 17, 2018
Time: 
9:00am - 4:00pm

SLEDFEST WEEKEND EVENTS
Feb 16 – 18th, 2018

Thunderstruck Film & Fundraiser Dinner
Friday February 16th

Griz Bar at Fernie Alpine Resort, Doors 6pm

Event Date: 
Repeats every day 2 times.
Friday, February 23, 2018
Saturday, February 24, 2018
Time: 

Dedicated to filmmakers who spark awareness of mountain cultures, fragile environments, and the passion and perseverance of global explorers.

Featuring a diverse selection of the year's best outdoor films with topics ranging from rock-climbing to eco-travel, community building in remote communities, to preservation of our planet's most fragile eco-systems., Films at the FMFF are stunning, informative and entertaining.

Event Date: 
Saturday, January 27, 2018
Time: 
4:00pm

Prepare yourself once again this season for the return of Fernie Alpine Resorts’ Kokanee Snow Dreams Festival - Voted The Best Deck Party in Canada by Ski Canada Magazine. Traditionally, the Griz rewards our celebration of winter with fresh snow, serving up an all you can eat Powder Buffet. After you’ve tackled the slopes join us for an Ice Cold Kokanee in the Griz Bar and awesome tunes from your Snow Dreams DJ. The party continues all night in the legendary Griz Bar, where the most unspeakable of Après activities have been witnessed on more than one occasion.