LGBTQ

Event Date: 
Monday, March 9, 2020
Time: 
6:30pm - 8:30pm

Join the Fernie Pride Society in the Spruce Room at the Park Place Lodge on Monday, March 9 at 6:30pm for their Annual General Meeting.

Established in 2016, the Fernie Pride Society supports and connects the LGBTQ2+ community in the Elk Valley and seeks to ensure a safe and inclusive region that celebrates the uniqueness and diversity of its residents and visitors. This volunteer-based organization works hard to provide social events, workshops, outreach, community engagement, advocacy, resources and referrals for LGBTQ2+ people of all ages and allies.

Event Date: 
Monday, February 24, 2020
Time: 
9:00pm

Who will be crowned THE QUEEN OF FERNIE?

Event Date: 
Saturday, October 12, 2019
Time: 
9:00pm

As the Fernie Pride Week festivities draw to a close, the Royal will have your dancing needs covered! $5 entry, with tunes by Freebooter (you may remember his delectable music from the Museum Party last year!)

Event Date: 
Friday, October 11, 2019
Time: 
4:00pm - 5:30pm

The popular Drag Bingo is back for teens with the feature drag queens! FREE ADMISSION! This event is for 13 years and older. Prizes for bingo winners and a chance to talk to our special drag entertainers.

Event Date: 
Sunday, October 13, 2019
Time: 
11:00am - 2:00pm

A great big brunch to celebrate the finale to the Fernie & Elk Valley Pride Festival. Join us to bid farewell to our Drag Entertainers and thank our special sponsors and volunteers who made the festival such a party. $17 for a wonderful buffet brunch at the Park Place Lodge, Hotel Sponsor.

Get your tickets online.

Event Date: 
Saturday, October 12, 2019
Time: 
7:00pm

THE ROYAL TREATMENT

$50 Advanced Tickets
Featuring Duke Carson and Jenna Telz from CBC’s Canada’s a Drag and Fernie’s own Carrie Du’Way

Event Date: 
Saturday, October 12, 2019
Time: 
10:00am - 4:00pm

Pride Central Saturday!

A day full of free physical activities, presentations, hands-on crafts, ukelele jammin' and more music held a the Fernie Senior Center from 10 am to 4 pm. Come hang out, participate or just chill and enjoy the vibe! Pride Cafe will be open from 10:30am - 2pm, manned by the Fernie Seniors Society.

Event Date: 
Friday, October 11, 2019
Time: 
7:00pm

Body Beautiful Body Painting Competition kicks off the Fernie & Elk Valley Pride Festival Weekend!

7-9pm The Finishing Touches $10 Door Entry
Check out the finishing touches on the Bodies Beautiful as local artists compete for cash prizes. Vote on the Audience Choice. Note this viewing time is open to ALL AGES. WARNING: Models may have various body parts exposed as part of the creative process.

Event Date: 
Friday, October 11, 2019
Time: 
11:00am - 12:00pm

Visiting royalty King Duke Carson and Queens Jenna Telz and Carrie Du'way are gracing us with their presence and will present a special storytime for toddlers (under 6 years) and their parents. This free event is hosted by Library program coordinator Ani Hepher and her library helpers. Snacks will be available. Please be mindful of the age restriction for this event.