Arts and Culture

Event Date: 
Saturday, September 15, 2018
Time: 
11:00am - 4:00pm

Join the artists at these locations:

BRIAN POLLOCK PHOTOGRAPHY · 532 2ND AVE
Landscape Photography studio and gallery.

STEPHANIE’S GLASS & ART STUDIO · 532 2ND AVE
Decorative and practical stained and etched glass artwork and homewares by Stephanie Rogers. Local paintings for sale. 

STUDIO 562 · 562 2ND AVE
Large scale portrait paintings of people and animals by Leanne Stothert. 

FERNIE ARTS CO-OP · 572 2ND AVE
Artwork from over 40 local artists including paintings, jewellery, photography, leatherwork, sculpture and much more. 

Event Date: 
Saturday, September 15, 2018
Time: 
11:00am - 4:00pm

Art On The Lawn is an opportunity for the public to experience local Fernie art, meet the artists and see them work! A truly unique experience as part of Chautauqua!

A wide variety of local artists will display their work for viewing and sale. Many of of them will demonstrate artistic techniques. There’ll be an activity for kids, too.

Event Date: 
Friday, September 7, 2018
Time: 
7:00pm

TALES OF HOFFMANN  
Jacques Offenbach
Plácido Domingo, Luciana Serra, Agnes Baltsa, Ileana Cotrubas,Claire Powell

Royal Opera, Covent Garden 
conducted by Georges Pretre, directed by Brian Large

French with English subtitles, 1981, 2:30

Event Date: 
Sunday, September 9, 2018
Time: 
5:00pm

Sunday 9th September - Puzzle

Agnes, taken for granted as a suburban mother, discovers a passion for solving jigsaw puzzles which unexpectedly draws her into a new world – where her life unfolds in ways she could never have imagined.

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: 
Repeats every week every Wednesday until Wed Nov 28 2018.
Wednesday, October 3, 2018
Wednesday, October 10, 2018
Wednesday, October 17, 2018
Wednesday, October 24, 2018
Wednesday, October 31, 2018
Wednesday, November 7, 2018
Wednesday, November 14, 2018
Wednesday, November 21, 2018
Wednesday, November 28, 2018
Time: 
7:00pm - 8:30pm

Want to do something creative but struggle with issues like procrastination, perfectionism, self-doubt and overwhelm? If you've ever dreamed of writing a novel, putting on a gallery show or tackling any artistic project, this program is for you.

Go through the creative process from start-to-finish in a systematic, evidence-based and fun way. 

Event Date: 
Friday, September 14, 2018
Time: 
5:30pm - 10:00pm

NOTE: VENUE CHANGE. This will be held at the Fernie Community Centre.

Join special guests Red Eyed Soul, Flatback and the two-time Juno nominated, larger than life Ndidi O for an incredible showcase of BC talent. Beer garden opens at 5:30pm, performances start at 6:00pm. The Chautauqua Grill and a variety of food trucks will be available throughout the night.

Event Date: 
Tuesday, September 4, 2018
Time: 
7:30pm

Home Ice: Reflections of a Reluctant Hockey Mom becomes available on Sept 4. Join in celebrating at Polar Peek Books! I know it's the first day of school and I promise not to keep you too long. Come help launch this book in Fernie style!

Event Date: 
Sunday, September 16, 2018
Time: 
2:00pm - 4:00pm

Join the Heart's Content Ensemble string quartet at the Chautauqua Afternoon Tea. For over a century, Fernie has had a significant British community, and formal afternoon tea was a tradition among those who immigrated to Fernie from England, Scotland and Wales.

The menu includes our own Fernie Blend tea by Murchies Tea of Victoria; scones with jam, marmalade and Devonshire cream; Coronation chicken, smoked salmon with cream cheese, and cucumber with cress finger sandwiches; and dainties.

Event Date: 
Saturday, September 15, 2018
Time: 
11:00am - 4:00pm

It’s not only adults who get to have fun at the Chautauqua and Fall Fair Festival. This year’s Children's Tent is better than ever! And activities are FREE! The Kid’s Area is within sight of the Main Stage, so you’ll never have to miss an act.

Activities will be scheduled from 11:00am to 4:00pm on Saturday September 15 for kids of all ages to enjoy, including organized games and an assortment of arts and crafts projects.