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Wednesday Concert Series Schedule At Station Square This Summer

Fernie Station Square Wednesday Concert Series

Kokanee Snow Dreams Come True

Above: remember last year?

From Fernie Alpine Resort:


Fernie, BC – January 18, 2011 – Kokanee Snow Dreams will return to Fernie Alpine Resort for the 7th Annual celebration on Saturday January 29, 2011.  Over 5m of snow has fallen this season and traditionally, the Griz rewards Fernie Alpine Resort with fresh pow at Kokanee Snow Dreams.  Voted one of the BEST deck parties in all of North America by Ski Canada Magazine!  The snow dancing will be amplified with the help from two Rocswell DJ’s along with Harvey J. from Broken Toyz on the drums, performing both in the Plaza for the afternoon and in the Griz Bar at night.  Glacier Cold Kokanee being served in both the beer gardens and Griz Bar, photos with the Glacier Girls, and the possibility of sighting the elusive Kokanee Sasquatch! Join us in the Plaza in the afternoon for activities such as the FERNIE FAMOUS HULA-HOOP CONTEST and the ever popular, ever hilarious SASQUATCH MATING CALL.  Come back to the Griz Bar at night for a true après experience and party the night away in the official Hot Tub Time Machine Party Location!

Schedule for the day:
Noon – Kokanee Beer Gardens OPEN!
2:30pm – Games in the Plaza including the return of the Fernie Famous Hula Hoop Contest, the return of the Sasquatch Mating Call and a NEW addition:  Untie the Rope game…
3:00pm to 5:00pm – Rocswell DJ’s & Harvey J from Broken Toyz in the Plaza
7:00pm – 7th Annual Kokanee Snow Dreams Party in the GRIZ BAR (watch out for V.I.P passes handed out during the day for No Line Ups).
Until Midnight – Rocswell DJ’s & Harvey J from Broken Toyz in the Griz Bar!

Kokanee Snow Dreams Lodging Special – Wolf’s Den Lodge
Ski-in/ski-out convenience, just steps from the party in the village base and at the famous Griz Bar
from $79 CAD*  – Book by Jan. 23 to receive this price!
per person/plus taxes/based on double occupancy

Package includes:
1 night accommodation in a Standard Room
*Lift tickets can be added to this offer at a discounted rate.
Valid for stays from January 28-30, 2011.
Offers are subject to availability and are valid for new bookings only.
Call 1-800-258-7669(SNOW) to Book!

Porky Blue – Ride N’ Roast 2010

Porky Blue Ride N' Roast 2010

Fernie Trails and Ski Touring Club Presents the Porky Blue Ride and Pig Roast. Ride 25km of singletrack, from Coal Creek Summit, with 1000m vertical descent back to Fernie. Pig Roast and Beer Garden at the Fernie Hotel to follow.

Join us this Saturday:

Registration ($20, includes shuttle, ride, bbq and beer) at 8:30 am
Shuttle leaves at 10 am. Registration details at fernietrails.com
Beer tent opens at The Fernie Hotel at 2 pm
Pig Roast to follow

Proceeds go to Fernie Trails and Ski Touring Club

Sponsored by: The Fernie Hotel and Pub, Fernie Brewing Co., The Raging Elk Hostel, Parastone.ca, Komatsu and SMS Equipment.

Canada Day Celebrations In Fernie

Canada Day Celebrations in Fernie in 2010

In one week most of this whole country will go absolutely mad for Canada. It’s time to prepare your red and white outfit, stock your shelf with lots of syrup and arrange a safe place for your dog to prevent him/her from bolting during the fireworks because Canada Day is coming. There’s quite the schedule of music lined up for the Fernie Secondary School Track Stage that you probably won’t want to miss….

1:30 Children’s Entertainment
2:00 – 2:30 The Arcade Files
2:45 – 3:15 Tim Hus
3:30 – 4:00 Shred Kelly
4:15 – 4:45 The Rust of Us
5:00 – 5:30 Heather McDonald
5:45 – 6:15 The Kootenay River Boys
6:30 – 7:00 Flirty Urge
7:15 – 8:00 Tim Hus
8:15 – 9:00 Shred Kelly
9:15 – 10:45 Los Furios
11:00 Fireworks

I’ll spare you from the City Canada Day Poster and just tell you that there’s going to be lots of fun stuff going on around town, such as:

bike and pet parade (starts at the kids tent at 1:30 pm)
baby races (start at 3:30 pm)
ultimate frisbee tournament (register at ferniehat.com)
beer garden
bouncy castle
craft tent
relay games
pony rides
dunk tank
face painting
sand box fun,
grand opening of the Mountain Market
birthday cake for the big guy (1 pm).

There’s a reminder to bring a lawn chair, sunscreen, water and if it’s raining, the alternate location is Fernie Memorial Arena.