2016 Canada Day in Fernie

Cruise on over to Fernie, British Columbia to celebrate Canada Day 2016! Don't miss out on an action-packed day of music and festivities. Event will be held at Fernie Aquatic Centre grounds.

Celebrations kick off with singing of the national anthem 'Oh Canada' at 1 pm and a Bike/Pet Parade at 1:15 pm.

Following the parade enjoy birthday cake, live music, exhibitions, a treasure hunt, and more. Finish your evening with the grande finale of Fireworks!

Schedule of Events (1pm - 10pm)

All day - Mountain Market, Food & Refreshments, Kids Zone: Bouncy houses, sandbox, games, crafts, splash park, music

The Elk's Lodge will be hosting the Cardboard Boat Race at MAIDEN LAKE. Registration at 10:30 am at Maiden Lake and race starts at 11:00 am.

1:00 pm - Canada Day Kick Off

1:15 pm - Annual Bike & Pet Parade

1:15 pm - Live Music and Entertainment begins

1:30 pm - Cake Cutting & Refreshments

2 pm - 5 pm - Free Swim at the Fernie Aquatic Centre

2:00 pm - Kids Bike Demos & Race

3:00 pm - Dog Agility Demos

Dusk (around 9/10 pm) - Fireworks 

See more @ Tourism Fernie.

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Event Dates

7/1/2016 – 7/1/2016

Admission Fee (if any)


Ages Festival is Appropriate For

All Ages

Type of Festival

National or Local Holiday Festival

Event Setting

Prentice Park, 102 Fairway Drive beside the Elk Valley Hospital, Fernie, British Columbia

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