Be a part of the fun and festivities at FernFest

›› Mila Czemerys

Fernwood’s annual neighbourhood celebration is looking for local musicians, performers, and artisans to take part in FernFest 2023! This year, FernFest will be happening on June 16 & 17, 2023. We can’t wait to gather with you again and celebrate all things Fernwood.
Join the ranks of countless incredible performers who have graced the stage under the gazebo in Fernwood Square, sung among the trees on the Field of Dreams, and entertained us on the stage at Little Fernwood. If you or someone you know is interested in performing and taking part in this fun and funky community celebration, please apply here:

Also, please share your favourite local bands who you’d love to see at the festival this year. Send an email with your ideas to

Each year, we gather a group of local makers, artisans, crafters, bakers, sewists, jewellers, and more to be a part of our incredible FernFest Artisan Market! We are currently accepting applications to vend at To encourage Indigenous vendors to take part, we offer 50% off vendor fees for all Indigenous folks.

The deadline to apply is March 31, 2023. We look forward to hearing from you!