The longest running Canada Day party in recorded history with a tug of war, funny face contest, greasy pole climb, egg toss, races and lots more. The House Hotel hosts an evening of entertainment, dancing and refreshments!
Visit Barkerville’s ArtsWells stages for amazing musical presentations! For info call 1-800-442-2787 or visit artswells.com
Wed-Sun, Aug 12-16
The Cascadiens in Barkerville
This intrepid group have ventured north to see the sites of “the big city” and check it out for possible gainful employment. Visit their camp for plenty of hands-on historic experiences that used to be part of daily survival in British Columbia in the 1860s
This traditional Chinese celebration honours Barkerville’s Chinese heritage with activities all day, entertainment in the evening, a lantern parade at dusk, and fireworks. For information about the Lung Duck Tong’s Mid-Autumn specials, call 250-994-3458.