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  • September 24, 2020 thru September 27, 2020
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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 and is a destination event for Elk Valley locals and LGBT2Q+ visitors - everyone is welcome and most events are family-friendly.

The final schedule 2020 event is being fine-tuned and new details will be available on the official event website


SEPTEMBER 24 - 28, 2020

  • All events are free except where noted
  • Advance registration required to assist with managing & recording attendance numbers
  • Click the links below for details 


7:00 PM: Drag Bingo at the Royal (19+ Event, $5)


1:00 PM: Sewing 101 with Louise: Pride Bunting, Online from the Arts Station


1:00 PM: Art on the Deck with Jackie: Mickalene Thomas, The Arts Station
3:00 PM: Art History with Jackie: Mickalene Thomas, Online from The Arts Station
5:00 PM: Pride Festival Opening Ceremony & Flag Raising, Fernie City Hall
5:30 PM: Pride Bike Parade, Fernie City Hall
6:00 PM: City Hall Social, Fernie City Hall
7:00 PM: Beers & Queers, The Royal (19+ Event)


10:30 AM: Drag Storytime, Online from Fernie Heritage Library
11:15 AM: Crafting with Queens, Online from Fernie Heritage Library
1:30 PM: Rainbow Foundation of Hope Presentation, Fernie Senior's Centre
5:00 PM: Cooking with Kristy and a Queen, Youth Event, Online, ingredients provided 
8:00 PM: Reel Out Drive-In Movie Night Screening: PRIDE, UK, rated R. $25 per vehicle, Fernie Alpine Resort


10:30 AM: Rainbow Connections Scavenger Hunt, Details from the Fernie Heritage Library
11:00 AM: OUTstanding On the Table Brunch, Youth Event, Park Place Lodge
1:30 PM: Contemporary Fernie Queer History Walk with Kevin Allen, Fernie City Hall
3:00 PM: Interfaith Pride Worship Service, Fernie City Hall 
7:00 PM: Rainbow Reads with Angie Abdou and Suzette Mayr, Fernie Heritage Library


11:00 AM: Drag Trivia & Brunch, Park Place Lodge
1:30 PM: Pride Pup Parade and Good Dog Social, Railyard Dog Park

*All events are subject to change; please refer to the official website and social media for updates


  • Do not attend events if you are experiencing any symptoms of sickness, cold or flu
  • Stay within your social bubble and observe social distancing of 2m between other attendees
  • Wash/sanitize hands regularly
  • Wear a mask
  • Cough/sneeze into your sleeve or shoulder
  • Be calm, be kind

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