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Vacancy: Assistant Administrator

The Fernie & District Arts Council is seeking an energetic assistant to the Administrator. This year-round part-time position averages 20 hours per week. While mainly between regular work hours from Monday to Friday, flexibility is required to accommodate arts programming. The primary focus of this role is in administration but ideally, this person should also have an interest in… Continue Reading

Grant Writing Workshop

Free Arts and Culture Grant Writing Workshops  Columbia Basin – Want to learn more about how to apply for arts and culture grants delivered by the Columbia Kootenay Cultural Alliance? Attend a free workshop with Krista Patterson, who will share how to apply and what to expect from the application process.  Continue Reading


ARTS AND CULTURE GRANTS NOW AVAILABLE! CKCA and the Trust announce 2018-19 programs for individuals, groups and organisations in the Columbia Basic Trust Region (including Fernie). The Fernie and District Arts Council, based in the Arts Station, administers grants for local artists and arts groups and provides supports to people throughout the application and delivery… Continue Reading

Reel Candanian Film Fest Programme Announced

The films have been finalised and we are excited to share the Reel Canadian Film Festival 2018 10th Anniversary programme! We’ll be bringing film-makers for a Q&A and pairing each film with an indie short to be screened before each film – all to be announced in January 2018. Early bird festival passes for the film festival… Continue Reading

Sugar Plum Festival 2017

Sugar Plum Festival 2017

December is coming and we have a whole month of events to nurture your festive spirit! Gallery Opening: A Holiday Wreath Show 7pm November 30th Sugar Coated Presented by Heart and Soul Dance and Theatre Collective 6.30pm December 2nd & 3pm December 3rd Tutu and Tails, a Sugar Plum inspired workshop with dancing, crafts and magic with the Sugar Coated cast age… Continue Reading

Call for Entry: Holiday Wreath Show

This December, we want to fill our gallery with beautiful and diverse wreaths, designed and made by local artists. To submit a design, please send us a sketch of your planned wreath together with the application form, downloadable below. Submissions should emailed to info@theartsstation.com or brought to the Arts Station. Continue Reading

Rhumba @ the Arts Station

The wonderful Adriana Pumphrey is now running her Rhumba and Couples’ classes in our theatre here at the Arts Station. This fall is full of dance for all, with workshops on Mondays, Wednesdays and Fridays, for both couples and solo rhumba-ers! We have Rhumba classes for $15 on alternate Mondays and Wednesdays 6.30-7.30pm. The classes are… Continue Reading

Thank you to our Sponsors:

Thank you to our Sponsors
British Columbia Arts Council The City of Fernie Columbia Basin Trust Columbia Kootenay Cultural Alliance BC Hydro The Fernie Fix Park Place Lodge