Fernie, BC | March 5-7, 2021 

Frequently Asked Questions

Do I have to pay?

The Fernie Griz Days is comprised of many events - most of which are free to the general public. There are a handful of Griz Days events and activities that are ticketed or have a registration fee, as below.

Key Events -  Free:

  • "Drive Thru" Griz Parade (Fernie Secondary School)

  • Fireworks (view from your home)

  • Virtual viewing of Extreme Griz (view from your home)

  • Virtual viewing of the History of the Griz Documentary (view from your home)

  • Moose on the Loose (self guided)

  • Virtual Francofest (view from your home)

Key Events - Registration/Fee​

  • Extreme Griz Competition (participant) = $10 per person registration fee

  • Enter a float in the Drive thru Parade = $20 per float

  • Ski with the Griz (pre purchase lift ticket) 

  • Hot wing challenge, contact Fernie Hotel and Pub 


Where are the events?

All virtual events will be streamed on the Griz Days Facebook Page. 

Who is the Griz? 

A legendary mountain man raised by Grizzlies who bring the powder 

to Fernie. We celebrate him every winter to bring epic pow to Fernie!