Industry Press Release



Fernie, BC (March 16, 2010) — Get ready for a mega weekend on the slopes at Fernie Alpine Resort with the Kokanee 80’s Freeride this Saturday March 20. In celebration of the upcoming release of Hot Tub Time Machine (John Cusack’s retro-ski movie that was filmed at Fernie Alpine Resort), bust out your totally tubular 80’s gear to compete for big time prizes with spiffy games such as 80’s Gear Swap, 80’s Dance Off, Best 80’s Metal Holla, and Most Rad 80’s Outfit. CJAY 92 will get the party started in the afternoon and feature the return of DJ Jimmy King and Harvey J. Warren who will be spinnin’ some sweet 80’s tunes from 2-5pm in the Plaza.

Don’t forget to join us for more 80’s craziness in the Griz Bar at 8pm. DJ Jimmy and Harvey J. will be back to rock the night away to your 80’s fav’s at the Hot Tub Time Machine pre-release celebration!

Last Minute Kokanee 80’s Weekend Special at Wolf’s Den Lodge & Park Place Lodge from $99/night* (Includes 2 Free Lift Tickets)* – Call 1-800-258-SNOW (7669) or Book Online at

*Some restrictions apply

All things retro this weekend at Fernie Alpine Resort!

About Fernie Alpine Resort

Fernie Alpine Resort is regularly named one of the Top Ski Resorts in North America, and is home to over 29 feet of legendary powder each winter, the “Griz” and more. Fernie Alpine Resort is part of the Resorts of the Canadian Rockies (RCR) Family. RCR is one of the largest ski resort owners/operators in North America, owning five ski resorts across Canada, including Fernie Alpine Resort and Kimberley Alpine Resort in British Columbia, Nakiska Ski Resort in Alberta; and Mont-Sainte-Anne and Stoneham in Qu_bec. RCR aims to provide our guests with the best vacation and recreational experience possible.