Fernie & Elk Valley Culture Guide Issue 4 - Spring 2017 - Page 29

WAPITI MUSIC FESTIVAL AUGUST 11–12 | ANNEX PARK The sweet sounds of fresh Canadian Indie will ring out in the Rocky Mountains once again as Wapiti welcomes Tokyo Police Club and a stellar lineup of musicians for a festival that’s all about family, fun and good times in the sun. Kid’s activities, beverage gardens, food & merch vendors, art, and more will have you loving life in Fernie. Tickets now on sale! Families will also love the amazing FREE Bibbity Bobbity Boo Children’s Festival on August 13th in Rotary Park. GILLBILLY FESTIVAL SEPTEMBER 29–OCTOBER 1 THE ARTS STATION There’s music in them there hills! The annual Gillbilly Festival returns for more tunes and tackle than you can shake a stick at. Bring your fishing pole and your stringed things, and settle in for a weekend of jamming, fishing, feasting and fine times in the deep Canadian Rockies. 29