Tourism Fernie Home Page
  • Elk Valley Pride Festival - Dragilicious Dance Party
  • Elk Valley Pride Festival - Dragilicious Dance Party
  • Elk Valley Pride Festival - Fuze Pride Party
  • Elk Valley Pride Festival - Books, Beers & Queers
  • Elk Valley Pride Festival - Rae Spoon in Concert
  • Elk Valley Pride Festival - Self Defence Clinic
  • Elk Valley Pride Festival - Self Defence Clinic
  • Rae Spoon
  • Fernie Pride Festival
  • Mss Ellen Q
  • Wrong Kind of Girls
  • Open Mic Night
  • October 9, 2018 thru October 14, 2018
  • In Town

6 days of fun, friendship, and unity in Fernie to celebrate Pride, mountain style!

Come join us as we celebrate Pride, Diversity, and Inclusion in the beautiful mountain town of Fernie, BC. This event is hosted by the Fernie Pride Society

Schedule of Events

TUESDAY, OCTOBER 9

  • 5 PM | Rainbow Flag Raising
    • LOCATION: Fernie City Hall, 501 3rd Ave
    • FREE, All ages

  • 5:30 PM | Pride Festival Kick-Off Reception & Pride Lights Creation Party
    • Eats, Drinks and Creativity - build a Pride Lantern for the Festival of Lights
    • LOCATION: Fernie Arts Station, 601 1st Ave
    • FREE, All ages

WEDNESDAY, OCTOBER 10

  • 7:30 PM | Beers, Books and Queers
    • Fernie Author Angie Abdou hosts a discussion with Toronto-based gay writer Andy Sinclair
    • LOCATION: Fernie Distillers, 561 1st Ave
    • FREE

THURSDAY, OCTOBER 11 - National Coming Out Day!

  • 7:30 PM | Rae Spoon in Concert
    • Award Winning Canadian non-binary musician and author
    • LOCATION: The Arts Station, 601 1st Ave
    • Tickets $22 on Eventbrite

FRIDAY, OCTOBER 12

  • 4 PM | Drag Queen Story Time
    • With Vancouver's Misty Meadows
    • Free Snacks and drinks included
    • LOCATION: Fernie Heritage Library, 491 3rd Ave
    • FREE, ages 6-10

  • 6 PM | Drag Queen Bingo
    • With Vancouver's Misty Meadows 
    • Free Pizza and Pop!
    • LOCATION: Fernie Heritage Library, 491 3rd Ave
    • FREE, ages 10-14

  • 8 PM | Friday Pride Fuze Pride Party
    • Celebrating the Bent on Art Exhibition
    • Live Performance Art & 2 Floors of DJs
    • Complimentary Appetizers, Cash Bar
    • 19+ Event
    • LOCATION: Fernie Museum, 491 2nd Ave
    • Tickets $20 on Eventbrite

SATURDAY, OCTOBER 13

  • 9 AM | Ninja Beginners Self Defense Class
    • 6-hour self-defence session led by Sparwood Shotokan Karate School
    • LOCATION: Isabella Dicken School, 1302 2nd Ave
    • FREE, Registration required on Eventbrite

  • 12 NOON | Matinee Double Header
    • Opening feature: Gross Indecency
      • The story of Everett Klippert, the last Canadian jailed for homosexuality.
      • A film by Kevin Allen, Fernie Pride Society board member. 
    • Feature Film: Transformer - TIFF Film Screening
      • Canadian directed documentary that follows the life of a transgender award-winning bodybuilder.
    • LOCATION: Vogue Theatre, 321 2nd Ave
    • Tickets $10 on Eventbrite

  • 7:30 PM | Dragilicious Dance Party
    • Misty Meadows and entourage turn up the heat on this Pride Fun'd Raising Party
    • 19+ Event
    • LOCATION: Cast Iron Grill at Fernie Golf Course, 100 Fairway Drive
    • Tickets $50 on Eventbrite or from Freyja Lifestyle Fashion, 602 2nd Ave

SUNDAY, OCTOBER 14

  • 11 AM | Big Gay Brunch
    • Full buffet breakfast hosted by Fernie Pride Society 
    • Festival Week Slide Show
    • LOCATION: at the Park Place Lodge, 742 Hwy #3
    • Tickets from Park Place Lodge

  • 1 PM | Hike with Pride
    • Celebrate the Elk Valley's stunning location with Pride hosts on an easy 1-hr hike to Fairy Creek Falls
    • LOCATION: Meet at Park Place Lodge, 742 Hwy #3
    • FREE, All ages

  • 5 PM | Festival Wrap Film Screening: The Miseducation of Cameron Post
    • Presented by Indie Films Fernie
    • Tickets $11.25 on Eventbrite

The Schedule of Events is subject to change, check official website for the most up-to-date information.

@fernie_pride_society | #ferniepride | #evpf2018

  • Share
  • Contact Information
  • 250-412-3790
  • Contact By Email
    security code
  • www.elkvalleypridefestival.com
  • Historic Downtown Fernie