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  • August 10, 2018 thru August 11, 2018
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Wapiti Music Festival is the home of Fresh Canadian Indie Music in the heart of the spectacular Elk Valley.

Wapiti 2017 is over, and what an amazing weekend it was. SAVE THE DATE The stage is set for 2018, and Wapiti will return August 10-11, 2018. Details will be available next year, but for now here's the run-down from 2017 to give you an idea what to expect - don't miss this amazing weekend, and check out our Wapiti survival guide Itinerary for info on all the other amazing things that happen on Wapiti week! All details including date are subject to change. 


With headliners Tokyo Police Club!


Friday, August 11, 2017

6:00 pm: Gates Open
6:45 pm: Twin Peaks
8:15 pm: Scenic Route to Alaska
9:45 pm: The Dead South
11:00 pm: Gates Closed

Saturday, August 12, 2017

Noon: Gates Open
12:45 pm: Dawson Rutledge
2:00 pm: Velle
3:30 pm: Sam Weber
5:00 pm: Belle Game
6:30 pm: Royal Canoe
8:00 pm: Tokyo Police Club
9:45 pm: Five Alarm Funk
11:00 pm: Gates Closed

Hear emerging Canadian indie artists on their way to becoming household names. Appreciate veteran performers with new energy to share. Dance with friends.

Walk or ride your bike to the centrally-located festival site just blocks from downtown Fernie in Annex park, nestled along the banks of the cool Elk River beneath the encircling Rocky Mountains. Come hungry, so you can enjoy all the good food on offer. The beer, merch, and kid’s craft tents are also popular. 

With plenty of activities – before, during, and after – and accessible ticket prices, Wapiti is an event for all ages. Kids and seniors are free!

The Festival runs Friday 6 –11 PM, Saturday Noon –11 PM.

FESTIVAL PASSES NOW AVAILABLE ONLINE. Watch for special 'sale' dates for discounted tickets!


FRIDAY: Adult $47 / Teen $27
SATURDAY: Adult $67 / Teen $27
WEEKEND: Adult $77 / Teen $47
+ Applicable Taxes
FREE for 12 & U / 65 & O

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Snow Valley Motel & RV Park, Red Tree Lodge, Park Place Lodge, Best Western PLUS Fernie Mountain Lodge, Fernie RV Resort, Canada's Best Value Inn & 901 Fernie are all within walking/biking distance. View all Places to Stay in Fernie.

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