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  • Friday • March 5, 2021
  • 11:00 am - 6:00 pm
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Welcoming visitors and locals for the biggest, snowiest winter celebrations! #GrizDays

Fernie's annual winter carnival is a multi-day festival of fun-filled family-friendly events, activities, and entertainment. 

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The annual Griz Days Festival is traditionally Fernie's biggest event, encompassing the entire community from Fernie Alpine Resort to the Provincial Park to the Highway and Historic Downtown Fernie. This year's festival will, by necessity, look different to previous years but we look forward to celebrating safely! 

All Events and activities are subject to change based on Provincial Health Orders. For full details, see the official Griz Days website:

Who is the Griz?

Griz Days Winter Festival Schedule

Frosty Friday | March 5th

  • Griz Days Story Walk with Fernie Heritage Library
  • Legend of the Griz Documentary Premiere
  • Moose on the Loose Griz Days Edition with The Arts Station
  • Get some turns with The Griz at Fernie Alpine Resort

Snowy Saturday | March 6th

  • Snow Golf at Fernie Golf Club
  • Grizzly Meat Draw & Ghostrider Game Streaming at Fernie Legion
  • Moose on the Loose Griz Days Edition with The Arts Station
  • Griz Days Drive Thru Parade
  • Grizzly Hot Wings Challenge at Fernie Hotel
  • Light up the Night Fireworks

Snowflake Sunday | March 7th

  • Streaming of Junior Griz and Extreme Griz Competitions
  • Moose on the Loose Griz Days Edition with The Arts Station

AND MORE! Full details including timing and locations.

Join the party in Fernie on the first weekend of March and see how Fernie celebrates winter & The Griz! Learn more about the Legend of the Griz

Make sure to pick up your Griz Pin at locations around town for a chance to win $1,000! See Facebook for details.

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