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  • August 7, 2020 thru August 8, 2020
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Wapiti Music Festival is the home of Fresh Canadian Indie Music in the heart of the spectacular Rocky Mountains! 

Wapti 2020 has been cancelled due to the COVID-19 Health Pandemic. Read more at the official website, including details on ticket refunds.

Stomp to the sound of the coolest tunes in the Rockies. Wapiti is a celebration of the best in fresh Canadian Indie. But more than that, Wapiti is a vibe. Wapiti is a feeling. Wapiti is a way of life. 2020 was scheduled to be the 10th anniversary event.

2020 Line-Up

The Sheepdogs | The Harpoonist & The Axe Murderer | Shred Kelly | The Free Label | Leather Apron Revival | Begonia | Wildlife


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Weekend Passes: Adults $99 / Youth (13-19) $49 / 12 & U $5 / Seniors $5
Friday Only: Adults $59 / Youth (13-19) $29 / 12 & U $5 / Seniors $5
Saturday Only: Adults $69 / Youth (13-19) $29 / 12 & U $5 / Seniors $5

Passes are available on the website store and will be available for pick at up WILL-CALL at the festival grounds August 7-8th.
Passes are not mailed. Please purchase tickets in advance to avoid disappointment as the festival sells-out to capacity.

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. 


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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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. 

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