• 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: December 09, 2016

Christmas is just around the corner and there’s plenty of fun goings on in Fernie to get you into the festive spirit. We have yuletide festivals, places to find hand-crafted gifts, and a christmas carols concert that you’ll be able to sing along with! Book your stay at the Fernie Stanford Resort and enjoy the very best of the Christmas season. Our top class amenities include an indoor pool with waterslide, an outdoor hot tub, and a dry sauna - perfect winter season activities!

Sugar Plum Festival

The Sugar Plum Festival has been going on since the end of November and shows no signs of letting up! They’ll be a screening of Don Pasquale on December 9 at the Arts Station, Wreath and Ornament Making on December 10 and 17, Jingle Jams Caroling on December 10 and 17, and much much more. A Christmas Carol Reading with Lindsay Vallance on December 21 at 7pm is also a highlight. For the full schedule, check out this website.

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Christmas Carols with Rachel Butterworth

Oh boy, this will be fun. Join the talented Rachel Butterworth for a night of your favourite Christmas Carols. She’ll be performing at the Infinitea T-Bar and Boutique at on December 23. This intimate setting is the perfect location for renditions of traditional classics. And with Rachel orchestrating it all, we’re sure you’ll all be in fine voice.

Last Minute Shopping

Still searching for the perfect Christmas present? You may have left it too late if you were anywhere else, but Fernie has you covered. A Christmas pop-up market will take place at Infinitie on December 20. There you’ll be able to find handcrafted goods from local artists from DIY or DIE and others. Starts at 6pm - make sure you bring your wallet and have some space in your car for the goods you buy!