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Fred Penner spreads nostalgic joy

Fred Penner started Stoke Fest off right on Saturday, when he performed classic hits such as Itsy Bitsy Spider, and The Cat Came Back.

Elk Run and Riot share stories

Three west-coast musical storytellers graced The Brickhouse with their songs of youth, travel and adventure on February 10.

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          Ben Proulx stops in Fernie

          Nationally acclaimed comedian and actor, Ben Proulx, entertained Fernie on the night of Feb 9, with his raw comedic style.

          Some Super Bowl ads struck the wrong tone

          Advertisers had to tread carefully this year in a divisive political climate.

          Fernie driven to hysterics

          The Snowed-In Comedy Tour left Fernie with many sore sides.

          • Feb 6th, 2017

          Pigeon Hole at The Royal

          Pigeon Hole brought their unique west-coast hip hop sound to the streets of Fernie, Saturday night.

          • Feb 5th, 2017

          Toronto DJ electrifies the night

          Juno-nominated Toronto based DJ, Paul Murphy a.k.a Skratch Bastid, made the stop in Fernie to play at The Northern last Saturday night.

          • Feb 2nd, 2017

          Jay Burns at the Rusty Edge

          On Jan. 14, Okotoks artist Jay Burns performed an entertaining show at the Rusty Edge.

          • Jan 25th, 2017

          Alzheimer’s indie film moves locals

          The Vogue Theatre presented its first Indie Film of the new year, giving audience members a look into the mind of an Alzheimer’s victim.

          • Jan 24th, 2017

          Happy birthday Mozart

          Fernie Friends of Opera is screening films of live stage productions of Mozart’s operas at the Arts Station on the weekend of Jan. 27-29.

          • Jan 23rd, 2017

          Rosen’s roots, rock, reggae

          Bryan Rosen and the WhatNow soothed the souls of everyone at Infinitea on Friday the 13th, with their unique reggae sound.

          • Jan 23rd, 2017

          Helm sets new horizons for creative writers

          Critically acclaimed Canadian novelist, Michael Helm, paid Fernie a visit at the Fernie Heritage Library last Friday.

          • Jan 21st, 2017

          Reel weekend of Canadian movies

          The Reel Canadian Film Fest is being held on the weekend of January 20 – 22 and will showcase the skill of the nation’s filmmakers.

          • Jan 19th, 2017

          The Runs get punky at the Northern

          Legendary local punk-rock band, The Runs took the stage at The Northern on Saturday night.

          • Jan 13th, 2017

          Tim Ketchum performs at Infinitea

          Tim Ketchum has been rocking the guitar since the 70’s, and continued to do so on Friday night at Infinitea.

          • Jan 5th, 2017

          Local puts on a one-woman Christmas Carol

          Lindsay Vallance donned her top hat and suit to read an abridged version of A Christmas Carol.

          • Dec 30th, 2016

          Shufflin’ the Blues at the Arts Station

          Holly Hyatt and Jon Burden took the spotlight at the Fernie Arts Station on Friday night, giving the audience some old-school blues.

          • Dec 22nd, 2016

          Career counselling guitar-man gets groovy at Infinitea

          Herky Cutler shared his smooth sounds with a small crowd at Infinitea T-Bar Friday night.

          • Dec 22nd, 2016

          Cold Cuts and their fans invade the Fernie Legion

          The Fernie trio of lead singer Rob Boland, drummer Lee Vanderwoude and bassist Dylan McMorris rocked out at the Legion Friday.

          • Dec 21st, 2016