Category Archives: News

Huge News : Sloan In Fernie


Sloan is coming to Fernie for Fernival next April! This excites me. I adore Sloan. My husband and I went to a Sloan concert in Toronto when we were 18 and it was amazing and now we get to see them again and our kids can now experience them. Life is good!

More details:

“It’s our 10th Anniversary of Fernival! Join us on our final bonus weekend of skiing/riding and our 2 day Fernival event featuring amazing live outdoor FREE concerts! For our 10th annual Fernival we’re excited to annouce our headline band for the weekend will be Sloan Music, stopping by as part of their 20th Anniversary tour! See a FREE concert by Sloan on Saturday, April 14th in the plaza with special guest openers. Come back on Sunday for the return of BC/DC to close down our season! Stay tuned for more details closer to the event.”


Fernie On Instagram : Read & Win

Stop in today and borrow a book from our "Happy Hour" display to be entered in the draw to win a gift certificate from @thevalleysocial

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I’m not sure how often this sort of promotion happens, but I like it.

Holiday Kick Off Downtown Fernie – Extended Hours On 2nd Ave

Fernie Holiday Kick Off - Extended Hours, Merriment on 2nd Ave, Fernie BC



Upcoming Event : Hearth Annual Holiday Sale 2017

Hearth 2017 - Holiday Craft, artist sale in Fernie BC

Life On Etsy – Our First Sale

Etsy first sale - mobiles, wall hangings, suspended art made in Fernie, BC

Let’s focus on what’s really important here, it’s something to celebrate and remember, we made our first mobile sale. How sweet the first sale is! I was a little worried because we’ve been on Etsy for just over a month and there has had lots of activity but no movement. Here we go, world! We’re getting pumped.

The Play Room News

My friend Emma runs The Play Room in Fernie, BC, a cool, safe little place to bring your kids and friends. Now they’re offering kids clothing consignment AND a nice and easy 3 punch pass for $10…but lets get back to the consignment clothes.

“Have some kids clothing in EUC? Save yourself the hassle of posting online and having people come to your home and bring them on in to The Play Room next time you come to play and make a little extra cash.”

BC SPCA East Kootenay Branch Cat Quarantine


“The cat population at the East Kootenay BC SPCA in under a precautionary quarantine due to potential exposure to the Panleukopenia virus. The Branch will be closed until Tuesday November 7th and we will not be accepting any new cats or kittens into our care until the quarantine is lifted. The canine and small animals populations are unaffected by this quarantine.

We can still be reached at (250)426-6751 or if you require assistance.

We apologize for the inconvenience and thank you for you patience and understanding.”