Columbia Valley & East Kootenay
The Sugar Plum Festival in Fernie
Nov 30, 2017 - Dec 22, 2017
The Sugar Plum Festival is Fernie’s spectacular month-long community celebration of the holiday season. The Arts Station and the historic downtown area come alive with events for everyone to share – families, friends and neighbors – of every age! It’s pure magic!
The festival has an early beginning on November 30 with the opening of the Holiday Wreath Gallery – come and see the magnificent display for the whole month of December.
Here’s a tentative schedule for the 2017 Sugar Plum Festival:
- Saturday, Dec. 2 – ‘Sugarcoated’ – a Nutcracker-themed musical theatre show with matinee and evening performances
- Saturday, Dec. 9 – ‘Tutus and Tails’, a children’s extravaganza
- Saturday, Dec. 16 – ‘A Fernie Christmas Story’, a theatre event
- Sunday, Dec. 17 – a screening of the Royal Opera House ‘Nutcracker Ballet’ at the Vogue Theatre
- Friday, Dec. 22 – a children’s Christmas Craft workshop
- Friday, Dec. 22 – caroling by candlelight – with hot chocolate
For more details about these Sugar Plum Festival events and to keep abreast of any schedule changes, visit the Fernie Arts Station’s facebook page at: https://facebook.com/pg/fernieartsstation/events/?ref=page_internal
** If the weather permits, there will be an ice skating rink on the grounds of the Fernie Courthouse all month long.