Family Day Celebrations

Monday, February 18, 2019

Schedule of Events

Saturday, February 16

Barkerville Cafe & Shamrock Tube Run, 11:00am to 4:00pm

Nicole Hotel, Barkerville Hotel, and Lee Chong Co. Store Exhibits open for viewing

Sunday, February 17

Barkerville Cafe & Shamrock Tube Run, 11:00am to 7:00pm – NIGHT TUBING HOURS

Nicole Hotel, Barkerville Hotel, and Lee Chong Co. Store Exhibits open for viewing

Monday, February 18

This Family Day, Barkerville’s historic Main Street will come alive for one day only! Join us for heritage games, museum exhibitions, live interpretations, and a free hot dog roast (while supplies last). Admission to the park is FREE, and the Shamrock Tube run is offering 50% off lift passes. 

What’s Open (11:00 am – 4:00 pm):
– Miss Wendle is in the Williams Creek Schoolhouse. Stop in for crafts and visiting.
– Mr. Hankin is back in the Cameron & Ames Blacksmith Shop. See him at work.
– Order hot drinks and home-cooked meals from the Barkerville Cafe.
– Slide down the Shamrock Tube Run with 50% off lift passes.
– Grab a free hot dog from the Barkerville Cafe and roast in on the bonfire.

Nicole Hotel, Barkerville Hotel, and Lee Chong Co. Store Exhibits open for viewing.

Special Performances:
11:00 am – 11:45 am: Justice Brew host an Early Justice Interpretation in the Methodist Church
12:00 pm – 1:30 pm: Mr. Bowron hosts Heritage Games in the Clearing
1:30 pm – 2:10 pm: Mr. Grimsby hosts Amazing Tales from the Goldrush Trail in the Barkerville School
2:00 pm – 3:10 pm: Miss Wilson hosts a Town Tour (meeting at the Pavilion)
2:30 pm – 3:15 pm: Mr. Barker tells the Billy Barker story in the Barkerville Schoolhouse.
3:00 pm – 3:45 pm: Mrs. Kibbee hosts a Chinatown Tour (meeting at the Lung Duck Tong)
3:15 pm – 4:00 pm: Mr. Grimsby and Miss Playfair host the Cariboo Goldfields Shareholders meeting in Barkerville School

Note: events and times are subject to change.

Call 1-888-994-3332 ext. 29 or email barkerville@barkerville.ca for additional information.