• Brown dried trees and vegetation line one side of the Elk River bank and tall conifer pines trees are clustered on the other side with the backdrop of the snow capped Rocky Mountains far in the distance. The Elk River in Fernie, BC on a winter day with brown and dried vegetation, barren trees and sturdy pine trees at the river's banks and snowy Rocky Mountains in the distance.
posted by: Fernie Stanford Resort on: January 31, 2014

There’s a lot happening in Fernie during the month of February—everything from concerts to ski competitions to special screenings. Here are some of the highlights:
Helly Hansen Big Mountain Battle – Sat, Feb. 8
This ski scavenger hunt pits teams against each other in an all-out alpine adventure. Open to all ages and skill levels, the competition has 3 divisions to suit your age and experience. Top finisher will get $2000! Film your adventure and enter the footage for a chance to win even more.
Ash Grunwald Live @ the Royal – Tues, Feb. 18 & Wed, Feb. 19
Australian blues phenom Ash Grunwald plays a very special concert at the Royal in Fernie. He will be joined by his killer backing band as they run through the best cuts from Grunwald’s large catalog, including the bluesy cover of Gnarls Barkley’s “Crazy”.
“The Bartered Bride” Screening @ the Arts Station – Fri, Feb. 14
Part of the Arts Station Opera on Film series, this screening of the classic opera adaptation The Bartered Bride is a great way to spend Valentine’s Day with your special someone. Admission is by donation.
Junior Freeski Event – Thurs, Feb.20 to Sun, Feb. 23
Watch North America’s rising ski stars as they compete on the challenging terrain of Fernie Alpine Resort.

Christa Couture & James Lamb Live @ the Arts Station – Thurs, Feb. 20
See two of Canada’s most talented folk performers on one bill at the Arts Station! Both Christa and James, despite their young age, boast an impressive musical resume and, if you’re a folk music lover, you won’t want to miss this performance.
We hope to see you here in Fernie this season! If you’re looking for accommodations, look no further than our Fernie Stanford Resort. We offer Fernie’s best value for full-service resort accommodation.