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Nov
4

Daylight Saving Time Ends

Sunday Nov 4, 2018 2:00 am to Mar 10, 2019


Daylight Saving Time Ends. Set clocks back one hour. View
Feb
16

Introduction to Abstract Watercolours

Saturday Feb 16, 2019 11:00 am to Feb 17, 2019


A great Christmas gift for the artist or aspiring artist in your family! Simone Buck, abstract expressionist, hosts this 2 day workshop focusing on free expression of creativity. Price for the workshop is $120 and includes art supplies and 2 lunches. For more information contact Cathy Heinzelman at 250-747-3864 or email nstar@goldcity.net or Quesnel and District Community Arts Council at 250-992-8200 extension 2233. View
Feb
16

Family Day Event - Quesnel and District Antique Machinery Park

Saturday Feb 16, 2019 10:00 am to Feb 17, 2019


Family Day event from 10:00 am - 4:00 pm
Event includes Free Admission, hotdogs, cookies and beverages.
For more details call 250-747-4621 or email Lloyd at lassaunders2006@yahoo.ca
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Feb
17

CARDS with Jess Workshop

Sunday Feb 17, 2019 @ 1:00 pm


Join Jessica with Cards By Jess for a 2 hour workshop creating beautiful, home made BIRTHDAY CARDS!
Children over the age of 10 are welcome also. Workshop fee is only $20.00 + GST & participants will have the chance to make 4 cards. All supplies included. To Register, please contact the BL Country Store at 250.249.0228 or E:blcountrystore@shaw.ca View
Feb
17

Night Tubing on the Shamrock Tube Run

Sunday Feb 17, 2019 @ 11:00 am


We're hosting special evening hours for the Family Day Weekend! Come and join us for tubing under the stars, one night only, Sunday February 17th. Spend the night with us and enjoy all the great Family Day Celebrations at Barkerville the next day. Go to www.barkerville.ca for accommodation listing. View
Feb
17

Tim Hus -- Truckin Through Wells

Sunday Feb 17, 2019 7:30 pm - 11:30 pm


Canadian Cowboy Crooning Legend arrives in Wells with Spider Bishop and special guest Ali McCormick. Admission by donation (suggest $10-$20). View
Feb
18

Family Day at the Pool

Monday Feb 18, 2019 @ 1:00 pm


The whole family will enjoy activities and games -- a great way to spend Family Day! FREE ADMISSION! View
Feb
18

Festival du Sucre - 3rd Annual & National Flag Day

Monday Feb 18, 2019 @ 11:00 am


Snowshoe Games, Maple Trivia, Tarte aux Sucre, Beavertails, Tourtiere, Maple Syrup on Snow, and so much more.... Check out the Facebook event page for further details! View
Feb
18

Family Day at Troll

Monday Feb 18, 2019 @ 9:00 am


Spend Family Day at Troll! For more information, please call 250-994-3352. View
Feb
18

Family Day Celebrations at Barkerville

Monday Feb 18, 2019 @ 9:00 am


Celebrate Family Day in the unique and stunning town of Barkerville. Enjoy the Shamrock Tube Run as well! For details, go to www.barkerville.ca or call 1-888-994-3332. View
Feb
18

2019 Lawnchair Travel: Iceland

Monday Feb 18, 2019 6:30 pm - 9:00 pm


Join pilot Joan McNaughton as she takes you on a tour of the land of ice and fire. Gates open at 6:30 pm/flight departure at 7:00 pm. All seats are first class! Boarding passes $6 or Frequent Flyer $5 (with $35 all-flights pass). For more information, please call Heloise at 250-249-5329. View
Feb
18

Family Day Fishing Frenzy

Monday Feb 18, 2019 @ 8:30 am


Come out for a fun family event! Cash prizes, hidden weight, bait, concession. $20 adults/$10 kids 10 and under. View
Feb
19

Quesnel Live Arts: Double Double Duo

Tuesday Feb 19, 2019 @ 7:30 pm


From Bach to Cohen, from Bulgaria to Brazil, this unique duo features Michael Bridge on Accordion and Kornel Wolak on Clarinet. Tickets $25 Adults/$20 Seniors and Students, available at Green Health & Wellness, KMax, Save On Foods, The Occidental and at the door. View
Feb
20

Quesnel Tillicum Society - BINGO

Wednesday Feb 20, 2019 @ 4:30 pm


Doors open at 4:30 pm & Walk-ins start at 6:00 pm.
For more informaiton please contact Tony Goulet tony.goulet@qnfc.bc.ca or Dina Unrau dina@qnfc.bc.ca View
Feb
20

Remembering Quesnel's Sawmills

Wednesday Feb 20, 2019 1:00 pm - 3:00 pm


Do you have memories of the development of Quesnel's forestry industry in the post war period? Drop in to help us map the locations of various mills, and share memories or photographs. We will have some of our photographs and artifacts available, and the coffee will be on! View
Feb
21

Doc Walker

Thursday Feb 21, 2019 @ 7:30 pm


Canadian Country Music Association Award winning duo singing acoustic songs and stories from the Heartland. Tickets $40 (cash only) available at Circle S Western Wear. View
Feb
21

Long Table: Artisan Dying with Luxarose

Thursday Feb 21, 2019 @ 6:00 pm


Come dye with Luxarose! Owner Katy will show she uses colour for her creations -- including the happy accidents! Be prepared to get messy. You will go home with a beautiful hand-woven scarf. $75 per person; register at www.squareup.com/store/long-table-grocery View
Feb
22

OccyJuiceBox Celebrates the Music of Fleetwood Mac

Friday Feb 22, 2019 @ 8:00 pm


The OccyJuiceBox is back with one of its most popular shows, Fleetwood Mac. Come down and enjoy an evening of music and fun. Tickets $20 available at the Occidental. View
Feb
22

Youth Lounge Opening Launch

Friday Feb 22, 2019 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm


Create, Connect, Communicate! Join us for the launch of Youth Lounge and see what this great new venture for youth in Quesnel is all about. For more information, call 778-414-2728. View
Feb
22

BLGC Team Quiz Night Fundraiser

Friday Feb 22, 2019 @ 6:30 pm


Come out for a fun Crazy Horse Lovers Team Quiz Night...and raise some funds for the club too !! Teams made up of 4 people needed. 6 teams would be great !!
$5 per person. View
Feb
22

Dessert Boot Camp

Friday Feb 22, 2019 6:00 pm - 9:00 pm


Lets get out of the cold and into the kitchen! Join us as we explore all things delicious with Dessert Bootcamp; Pastries, tarts, cakes, strudels & after dinner drinks! Resident Fee: $65/non-resident fee: $81.25. To register, please call the Quesnel Arts and Recreation Centre at 250-992-8200 or go to www.cityofquesnel.perfectmind.com View
Feb
23

Boots and Toques

Saturday Feb 23, 2019 @ 10:00 am


Watch the Sno-Ball Tournament in West Fraser Timber Park from 10 am to 3 pm. From 2:30 pm to 4:30 pm, activities at the West Fraser Centre include free public skating, crafts and face painting! After enjoying activities at the West Fraser Centre, head down to the LeBourdais Park from 4:30 to 7:30 pm and enjoy music, glow ball hockey, bon fire, knockerball, sledding, hot chocolate, food and fireworks! View
Feb
23

Wells Mountain Film Festival

Saturday Feb 23, 2019 @ 7:00 pm


Join your host Dave, for popcorn, hot chocolate, and inspirational, outdoorsy films, compiled from over 10 years of film festivals! View
Feb
23

2019 Wells International Gourmet Ski

Saturday Feb 23, 2019 @ 10:00 am


Ski as much or as little as you would like, eat fantastic International cuisine at four food stations along the way, and join us for hot drinks and desserts at the finale. Get dressed up in your most ridiculous costumes for a chance to win great prizes! Stay in Wells for the evening and join us at the Sunset Theatre for our popular Winter Film Fest. Registration is limited and we frequently sell out, so mark your calendars: January 2nd, you will be able to purchase your tickets! View
Feb
23

Women of Inspiration

Saturday Feb 23, 2019 @ 7:00 pm


Speaker: Tineke Ziemer, Special Feature: Naturekins - Barb Jaggernath, Music by AkaBella. Tickets $5. Door prizes, refreshments. Tickets available at Northstar Church, Rocky Peak Adventure Gear, or online: https://www.eventbrite.ca/e/women-of-inspiration-tropical-tickets-55676358487
Tickets are not available at the door. View
Feb
23

Lightning Creek Ski Club Nancy Greene Race

Saturday Feb 23, 2019 @ 9:00 am


A fantastic event bringing together Nancy Greene ski clubs from the Northern Zone to Troll Resort. The day's ski events include slalom, speed trap, jump, kombi and more and end with medals being awarded outside the club cabin at the end of the day. Check out the Facebook Event page for more information or go to ww.trollresort.com View
Feb
23

CSIA Northern Festival

Saturday Feb 23, 2019 9:00 am to Feb 24, 2019


More details to follow. Please go to www.trollresort.com or to the Troll Ski Resort Facebook page. View
Feb
24

Long Table: Family Paint Pouring

Sunday Feb 24, 2019 @ 1:00 pm


Join local artist Maureen Wheeler for a fun time of paint pouring with the kids in your life! This class is suitable for children ages 7+. Cost: $40 adults, $20 children. To register: www.squareup.com/store/long-table-grocery View
Feb
24

Cheesecake Cafe Fundraiser

Sunday Feb 24, 2019 1:00 pm - 4:00 pm


FUNDRAISING EVENT FOR BBBS BOWL FOR KIDS-2 SITTINGS 1 AND 3 PM-LIMITED TO 14 SEATS PER SESSION SUNDAY FEB 24..MUST BOOK YOUR SPOT AND CHEESECAKE CHOICE 1) death by chocolate 2) RHUBARB 3) pumpkin 4) ORANGE LIQUEUR WITH VARIOUS TOPPINGS $12 includes coffee or tea..also can do take out..new option whole cheesecakes for $80. Facebook Message Brenda Gardiner if you would like to attend. View
Feb
25

Long Table: Frost Fairy Needle Felting

Monday Feb 25, 2019 @ 6:00 pm


Terri Smith will show us how to felt an enchanting frost fairy. $45; register at www.squareup.com/store/long-table-grocery. View
Feb
25

Lawnchair Travel: Views from the Yellowhead

Monday Feb 25, 2019 6:30 pm - 9:00 pm


Join pilots Ted Traer and Heloise Dixon-Warren as they take you on a scenic journey on fabulous Highway 16. Gates open at 6:30 pm/flight departure at 7:00 pm. All seats are first class! Boarding passes $6 or Frequent Flyer $5 (with $35 all-flights pass). For more information, please call Heloise at 250-249-5329. View
Feb
26

Storytelling for Kids

Tuesday Feb 26, 2019 @ 3:00 pm


Learning to tell stories for kids (Kindergarten to Grade 5) and their parents/caregivers. "What's Wrong With Hippo?". Free Family event; snacks provided and free books! Registration encouraged but not required. Call Literacy Quesnel at 778-414-9119 to register and for more information. View
Feb
27

2019 Business Blender - Networking

Wednesday Feb 27, 2019 @ 5:00 pm


Join us for a fun-filled evening of networking, games, dinner and a little murder! Come with your team - make new connections. Entertainment provided by Barkerville Players - A Murder Mystery!
You and your team, are welcome to dress up in your favourite ERA - be creative, there's a prize for best costume at stake!
Door Prizes - Games - Networking. Tickets are $30.00 available at Community Futures North Cariboo. Phone 250-992-2322 for information and for tickets.
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Feb
28

Quesnel Film Club: Bel Canto

Thursday Feb 28, 2019 @ 6:30 pm


The Quesnel Film Club presents Bel Canto, February 28th, 2019, at 6:30pm. Film Memberships included in admission. Regular admission $10.00. Seniors admission $8.00.
For more information visit the Quesnel Film Club Facebook page. View
Mar
1

Bowl for Kid's Sake 2019

Friday Mar 1, 2019 @ 4:30 pm


Come out and support Big Brothers Big Sisters of Quesnel and have a rolling good time! This year's theme is Ahhrr Matey Be a Big! and that means it's a Pirate Night at Rev Lanes! To register a team, and for more information, call Joanie at 250-992-7257. View
Mar
1

Live at the Cariboo: Her Brothers

Friday Mar 1, 2019 9:30 pm to Mar 2, 2019 11:55 pm


Alternative pop & rock on the Cariboo stage 2 nights. Show starts 9:30 both nights; no tickets, no cover. View
Mar
2

RCMA Open Mic Night

Saturday Mar 2, 2019 @ 6:30 pm


Play, sing, dance, listen...or all four! $5 at the door. Children welcome until 9:30 pm. This is a family-friendly event! View
Mar
2

4th Annual Nazko Arts and Music Festival

Saturday Mar 2, 2019 @ 11:00 am


Come out for a great day to celebrate the talents of Nazko artists and performers! New times this year: 11 am - 1:30 pm for visual art displays and sales; 2 - 5 pm for performing artists
All day concession. Come and set up a table, perform something or just enjoy what others are doing and visit with the crowds. View
Mar
2

Quesnel Art Gallery: Kidzart Opening Reception

Saturday Mar 2, 2019 @ 1:00 pm


Opening Reception for Kidzart. Show sponsored by School District #28; show runs until March 30th. View
Mar
2

Women's Ski Day at Troll

Saturday Mar 2, 2019 @ 9:00 am


Your day will start out with a 2 hour morning lesson, a complementary lunch from 12-1pm and then you will continue on the slopes for another 2 hours, finishing the day with a glass of wine or your favorite latte on the house!
**half day rates for participants for lift passes and rentals** To register please call our ski school at 250-994-3352 or come in and visit us! View
Mar
3

Pancake Sunday (In Lieu of Pancake Tuesday!)

Sunday Mar 3, 2019 @ 11:00 am


Pancake Day, or Shrove Tuesday, is the traditional feast day before the start of Lent on Ash Wednesday. Lent – the 40 days leading up to Easter – was traditionally a time of fasting and on Shrove Tuesday, Anglo-Saxon Christians went to confession and were “shriven” (absolved from their sins). A bell would be rung to call people to confession. This came to be called the “Pancake Bell” and is still rung today. View
Mar
4

Lawnchair Travel: Vietnam

Monday Mar 4, 2019 6:30 pm - 9:00 pm


Join pilot Brenda Gardiner as she takes you on a magical, mystical tour of Vietnam. Gates open at 6:30 pm/flight departure at 7:00 pm. All seats are first class! Boarding passes $6 or Frequent Flyer $5 (with $35 all-flights pass). For more information, please call Heloise at 250-249-5329. View
Mar
7

Long Table: What Should I Grow?

Thursday Mar 7, 2019 @ 6:30 pm


Let Terri Smith walk you through the perilous world of home gardening using her wealth of experience to guide you as to what to grow, when to grow it and where to grow it! To register, go to www.squareup.com View
Mar
8

Better at Home Dinner & Art Auction Gala Fundraiser

Friday Mar 8, 2019 @ 6:00 pm


Local artists have donated watercolours, sculptures, acrylics, mosaics and more for the live and silent auctions. There will also be a dessert auction. Proceeds to fund much-needed housecleaning services for seniors. Tickets just $40 each and available at the Occidental or Better at Home (275 Reid Street) or by calling Brenda at 250-992-9156. View
Mar
8

Documentary Film Screening: This Mountain Life

Friday Mar 8, 2019 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm


Come up to Hallis and see the film that has been described as "an absolutely breathtaking documentary". Tickets $10 in advance available at Rocky Peak Adventure Gear or Hallis Lake Lodge. $15 at the door. For more information, call Ron at 250-992-2855. View
Mar
8

Live at the Cariboo: Appaloosa

Friday Mar 8, 2019 9:30 pm to Mar 9, 2019


Country Rock band live on the Cariboo stage. Show starts 9:30 pm both nights; no tickets, no cover. View
Mar
9

Teen Pool Party

Saturday Mar 9, 2019 @ 8:30 pm


Music, pool fun, prize, food. What could be better on a Saturday night? Bring your friends and party till Midnight! Admission: $5.00/$6.25 View
Mar
9

OccyJuiceBox Celebrates the Music of Fleetwood Mac

Saturday Mar 9, 2019 @ 8:00 pm


The OccyJuiceBox is back with one of its most popular shows, Fleetwood Mac. Come down and enjoy an evening of music and fun. Tickets $20 available at the Occidental. View
Mar
9

Mosquitoes, Moose Tracks & Hot Dogs: Book Signing

Saturday Mar 9, 2019 11:00 am - 2:00 pm


Join local author Kathy Fowkes and illustrator Tiffany for a Booking Launch and Signing Event on March 9th from 11 am to 2 pm. View
Mar
10

Mount Everest Challenge

Sunday Mar 10, 2019 @ 9:00 am


Complete the number of runs equivalent to scaling Everest! This event is open to all ages and there will be amazing prizes. For more information, please go to the event Facebook page or call Troll at 250-994-3352. View
Mar
10

An Evening with Patsy Cline

Sunday Mar 10, 2019 @ 7:00 pm


BONNIE KILROE’S TRIBUTE TO PATSY CLINE brings alive the songs you loved to hear Patsy sing like "Crazy", "Sweet Dreams", "Walking after Midnight", "I fall to Pieces" and many more bringing the audience back to gentler times of life with great music and superb showmanship. Audience participation is encouraged and adds an extra element of novelty and surprise.
Natural comic timing, striking looks and versatile vocals make for a mesmerizing feast for your entertainment senses. Even if you have View
Mar
11

The Occidental Presents: Icons of Soul

Monday Mar 11, 2019 @ 7:30 pm


Icons of Soul in concert is the ultimate, authentic musical experience of contemporary blue-eyed soul. Tickets available at the Occidental. View
Mar
11

Lawnchair Travel: The Easter Islands

Monday Mar 11, 2019 6:30 pm - 9:00 pm


Join pilot Bianca Scheidt as we explore the fascinating Easter Islands. Gates open at 6:30 pm/flight departure at 7:00 pm. All seats are first class! Boarding passes $6 or Frequent Flyer $5 (with $35 all-flights pass). For more information, please call Heloise at 250-249-5329. View
Mar
15

Long Table: Appetizer Party with Jennifer Linegar-Johnston

Friday Mar 15, 2019 @ 5:00 pm


new friends. This class will be hands on and all materials will be provided. Pre-registration is required and space is limited! Cost: $65 per person. Pre-register here: https://squareup.com/store/long-table-grocery View
Mar
15

Live at the Cariboo: Blue Scarlet

Friday Mar 15, 2019 9:30 pm to Mar 16, 2019


Music starts at 9:30 pm both nights. No tickets, no cover. View
Mar
16

2019 Cariboo Craft Beer Festival - Afternoon Session

Saturday Mar 16, 2019 @ 2:00 pm


Rotary Club of Quesnel brings you this popular event -- this year with 2 sessions! Your $25 ticket will gain you admission, your own 5oz sampler glass, 2 free samples, great food by Craig’s Table, and entry for one of a number of door prizes. Additional beer samples may be purchased at the price of $2 each. Tickets available at West Side Liquor Store, K-Max Game & Video and Williams Lake City Furniture. Cash only and sorry, no holds. Please note: we are unable to provide general admission View
Mar
16

2019 Cariboo Craft Beer Festival - Evening Session

Saturday Mar 16, 2019 @ 6:30 pm


Rotary Club of Quesnel brings you this popular event -- this year with 2 sessions! Your $25 ticket will gain you admission, your own 5oz sampler glass, 2 free samples, great food by Craig’s Table, and entry for one of a number of door prizes. Additional beer samples may be purchased at the price of $2 each. Tickets go on sale December 1st -- cash only and sorry, no holds. Please note: we are unable to provide general admission at the door. View
Mar
16

Gold Pan Grannies

Saturday Mar 16, 2019 @ 2:00 pm


All proceeds benefit Stephen Lewis Foundation's Grandmother to Grandmother campaign. $15 per ticket, but space is limited, so call now to reserve your seat! For more information, please call Joan at 250-992-7485. View
Mar
17

Quesnel Tillicum Society - BINGO

Sunday Mar 17, 2019 @ 4:30 pm


Doors open at 4:30 pm & Walk-ins start at 6:00 pm.
For more informaiton please contact Tony Goulet tony.goulet@qnfc.bc.ca or Dina Unrau dina@qnfc.bc.ca View
Mar
18

Lawnchair Travel: Everest Camp

Monday Mar 18, 2019 6:30 pm - 9:00 pm


Join pilot Wolfgang Hofmeier as he scales Everest! Gates open at 6:30 pm/flight departure at 7:00 pm. All seats are first class! Boarding passes $6 or Frequent Flyer $5 (with $35 all-flights pass). For more information, please call Heloise at 250-249-5329. View
Mar
19

Long Table Concert: Naomi Shore with Corwin Fox

Tuesday Mar 19, 2019 8:00 pm - 11:00 pm


We are super excited to have our friends here for a cozy little show in March! There isn't a better way to spend your Tuesday evening - promise! Tickets are $20 in advance or at the door and available at Long Table Grocery. See you there! View
Mar
21

The Occidental Presents: Nasti Weather & Danny Bell

Thursday Mar 21, 2019 @ 8:00 pm


Raw, accordion-based, mildly-klezmer-inspired, irreverent punk-folk. Admission by donation (*=$10). View
Mar
22

Wells Hotel: Nasti Weather & Danny Bell

Friday Mar 22, 2019 @ 7:30 pm


Raw, accordion-based, mildly-klezmer-inspired, irreverent punk-folk . Admission by suggested donation of $10. View
Mar
25

Lawnchair Travel: Sri Lanka

Monday Mar 25, 2019 6:30 pm - 9:00 pm


Join pilot Joan McNaughton on yet another exotic location. Gates open at 6:30 pm/flight departure at 7:00 pm. All seats are first class! Boarding passes $6 or Frequent Flyer $5 (with $35 all-flights pass). For more information, please call Heloise at 250-249-5329. View
Mar
28

Quesnel Film Club: Three Identical Strangers

Thursday Mar 28, 2019 @ 6:30 pm


A chance encounter brings three triplets reunited two decades after birth. Adults $10/$8 Seniors. View
Mar
30

FINE WINE & APPY NIGHT Epilepsy Fundraiser

Saturday Mar 30, 2019 @ 6:00 pm


Fine wine menu offers some of BC's award-winning wineries 'hand-picked' for this event!
Scrumptious appy menu made just for tonight by The Occidental!
Dessert & silent auctions!
Silent auction includes a PARADISE half-day at the Spa for 2 and select wines from BC's NARAMATA BENCH!
Performance and fun in the crowd with magician/illusionist JESAJA CLASS from Nemiah Valley!
Dancing with great fresh tunes by local band ROADBLOCK!
Tickets just $25, available February 13th at The Occidental (inc View
Apr
1

Lawnchair Travel: Nicaragua

Monday Apr 1, 2019 6:30 pm - 9:00 pm


Join pilots Chris and Heather Hartridge as they explore the beautiful Nicaragua. Gates open at 6:30 pm/flight departure at 7:00 pm. All seats are first class! Boarding passes $6 or Frequent Flyer $5 (with $35 all-flights pass). For more information, please call Heloise at 250-249-5329. View
Apr
1

Long Table: Handmade Pasta

Monday Apr 1, 2019 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm


Join Carmen Valoroso (Italian Chef and owner of Penisola Restaurant) for an evening in Italy. This class is $45 per person + GST. It is geared to adults but suitable for kids ages 12+. You must pre-register for this class and spots fill up quickly. Click here for tickets: https://squareup.com/store/long-table-grocery. View
Apr
5

Quesnel Art Gallery: "In Memory of Alida" Opening Reception

Friday Apr 5, 2019 @ 7:00 pm


Opening reception for this show honouring the lovely Alida Schotel. Show presented by The Big Country Printers Group of Artists and sponsored by Cariboo Pulp; show runs until April 27th. View
Apr
6

RCMA Open Mic Night

Saturday Apr 6, 2019 @ 6:30 pm


Play, sing, dance, listen...or all four! $5 at the door. Children welcome until 9:30 pm. This is a family-friendly event! View
Apr
6

Quesnel Art Battle 2019

Saturday Apr 6, 2019 5:00 pm - 9:00 pm


15 Artists, 30 minute battles, 4 rounds, but only 1 Champion! Tickets $10. Children 12+ encouraged to join the battle! If interested in joining the battle, or for more information, please call Kelly at 250-983-9412. View
Apr
12

Spring Sip & Shop

Friday Apr 12, 2019 @ 6:00 pm


Join us for some Spring shopping! The bar will be open so enjoy a glass of wine while you shop! Message Ashley Schmidt or Blue Jay Events to be a vendor. View
Apr
12

Quesnel Gold Show

Friday Apr 12, 2019 5:00 pm to Apr 14, 2019


Demonstrations, displays, prizes, and much more. Friday: 5:00 pm - 9:00 pm, Saturday: 10:00 am - 5:00 pm and Sunday: 10:00 am - 2:00 pm. Admission $3. www.quesnelgoldshow.com View
Apr
13

Boots & Bling

Saturday Apr 13, 2019 @ 5:30 pm


Join us for a lively 80's evening of dinner, games, live & silent auctions, and dancing to Audio Slave! Tickets just $60 each available at St. Ann's School office (250-992-6237). View
Apr
13

Quesnel Community Foundation Gala

Saturday Apr 13, 2019 @ 6:30 pm


Dinner, dance & live auction. Tickets on sale soon! More details to follow... View
Apr
13

Workshop for Youth: Pysanky Ukrainian Egg Dying

Saturday Apr 13, 2019 12:00 pm - 4:00 pm


Create beautiful Easter eggs in the traditional Ukrainian way! Cost $75 and includes all supplies. There is a limit of 10 people for this workshop, so book now! Phone 250-992-8200 extension 2233 to register. View
Apr
14

Greg Kennedy - Innovative Juggler

Sunday Apr 14, 2019 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm


Greg Kennedy uses the principles of geometry and physics to create ground-breaking work with original apparatus. Tickets $10 available at Bo Peep, Quesnel Music, Circle S Western Wear, Quesnel Rec Centre & at the door. View
Apr
21

Easter Egg Hunt

Sunday Apr 21, 2019 @ 9:00 am


Easter at Barkerville is always an adventure! Share Easter Sunday with your children and search for gold in historic Barkerville! For details, go to www.barkerville.ca or call 1-888-994-3332. View
May
3

Duffle Bag Theatre: Little Red Riding Hood

Friday May 3, 2019 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm


This classic is suitable for all ages! Tickets $10 available at Bo Peep, Quesnel Music, Circle S Western Wear, Quesnel Rec Centre & at the door. View
May
3

Quesnel Art Gallery: Reach for the Stars Opening Reception

Friday May 3, 2019 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm


Opening Reception for this Quilters show sponsored by West Fraser; show runs until May 25th. View
May
4

RCMA Open Mic Night

Saturday May 4, 2019 @ 6:30 pm


Play, sing, dance, listen...or all four! $5 at the door. Children welcome until 9:30 pm. This is a family-friendly event! View
May
4

Quesnel Farmer's Market Opening Day

Saturday May 4, 2019 @ 8:30 am


Opening Day for our wonderful Farmer's Market! Held every Saturday until October 19th on the grounds of Helen Dixon School. Dozens of local vendors featuring farm-fresh produce, delightful hand-crafted items, delicious food and so much more. View
May
4

Ducks Unlimited Canada Annual Banquet

Saturday May 4, 2019 5:00 pm - 11:00 pm


Cocktails at 5:00 pm/dinner served at 6:00 pm. Catered by Craig's Table. Fabulous auction items! Tickets (pre-sale only) $55 available by contacting the following: Ray Kinloch 250.747.8313
Carl Olsen 250.992.7749, Bev Murray @ HUB insurance 250.983.8999 View
May
4

Home & Outdoor Adventure Show

Saturday May 4, 2019 9:00 am to May 5, 2019


The Home & Outdoor Adventure show will open at 9:00 am Saturday May 4th and end 5pm . It will open again on Sunday May 5th at 10:00 am and will end at 3:0pm. Any questions about the show please call 250-992-7262 View
May
16

Opening Day at Barkerville

Thursday May 16, 2019 @ 8:30 am


Barkerville opens for another incredible season of history, theatre, adventure, great food and much, much more. For details, go to www.barkerville.ca or call 1-888-994-3332. View
May
20

Victoria Day Celebrations

Monday May 20, 2019 @ 8:30 am


Make the journey to Barkerville to celebrate Her Majesty Queen Victoria's special day! Parade, special events, general merriment and so much more. You can even take tea with the great lady! For details, go to www.barkerville.ca or call 1-888-994-3332. View
May
31

Quesnel Art Gallery: Indigenous Collective Opening Reception

Friday May 31, 2019 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm


Opening reception for this show featuring six local indigenous artists sponsored by South Quesnel Business Association. Show runs until June 22nd. View
Jun
1

RCMA Open Mic Night

Saturday Jun 1, 2019 @ 6:30 pm


Play, sing, dance, listen...or all four! $5 at the door. Children welcome until 9:30 pm. This is a family-friendly event! View
Jun
15

Pride Parade 2019

Saturday Jun 15, 2019 @ 1:00 pm


More details to follow on the event Facebook page. View
Jun
15

Theatre Royal Gala & Barkerville Heritage Trust AGM

Saturday Jun 15, 2019 @ 8:30 am


The Theatre Royal Gala is not to be missed! Come up to Barkerville for this special day. For details, go to www.barkerville.ca or call 1-888-994-3332 and also check out www.theatreroyal.ca. View
Jun
28

Quesnel Art Gallery: Emotional Abstracts Opening Reception

Friday Jun 28, 2019 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm


Opening reception for this show exploring abstract and impressionism in acrylics. Sponsored by Cariboo Pulp, this show runs until July 27th. View
Jul
1

Dominion Day Celebrations

Monday Jul 1, 2019 @ 8:30 am


Celebrate this great country of ours in the 1860's style with a parade, music, great food (including cake!), and so much more. For details, go to www.barkerville.ca or call 1-888-994-3332. View
Jul
7

Annual Poker Ride - Quesnel Outback Quadders Society ATV CLUB

Sunday Jul 7, 2019 @ 10:00 am


15 klms on right-hand-side of Barkerville Highway. Signs will be posted. First riders out at 10:00 am and last riders out at 11:30 am. There will be a 50/50 draw, plus food concession on-site.
$20.00 per card gives you 12 chances to win! View
Jul
18

Billy Barker Days 2019

Thursday Jul 18, 2019 9:00 am to Jul 21, 2019


Come and join the fun as Quesnel celebrates our Gold Rush heritage with our annual FREE 4 day family festival. Check out www.billybarkerdays.ca for full details. View
Jul
20

6th Annual Indigenous Celebrations

Saturday Jul 20, 2019 @ 8:30 am


Immerse yourself in Indigenous culture with food, music, games and much more. For details, go to www.barkerville.ca or call 1-888-994-3332. View
Jul
28

Jam Camp North 2019

Sunday Jul 28, 2019 6:00 pm to Aug 1, 2019


Mark your calendars now for Jam Camp North 2019 - Sunday July 28 - Thursday August 1 at Cottonwood House Historic Site between Quesnel and Wells. Keep watching the Facebook event page for details as they happen. View
Aug
1

Family Day at the Quesnel & District Antique Machinery Park

Thursday Aug 1, 2019 @ 9:00 am


Join the Quesnel & District Heritage Association for a fun-filled Family Day at the Antique Machinery Park! View
Aug
2

Quesnel Art Gallery: Wildfires 2017 Project Opening Reception

Friday Aug 2, 2019 @ 7:00 pm


Opening reception for this photographic exhibit documenting the aftermath of the 2017 wildfires. Sponsored by West Fraser, this show runs until August 30th. View
Aug
2

Quesnel Skyfest 2019

Friday Aug 2, 2019 12:00 am to Aug 4, 2019 12:00 am


Skyfest is a 3-day airshow held August Long Weekend -- a thrill for people of all ages! For show times and ticket information, please go to www.skyfest.ca View
Aug
17

Chinese Mid-Autumn Moon Festival

Saturday Aug 17, 2019 @ 8:30 am


Games, activities, performances, Moon Cakes and a Lantern Parade! For details, go to www.barkerville.ca or call 1-888-994-3332. View
Sep
1

16th Annual Williams Creek Sports Day & Pie Eating Contest

Sunday Sep 1, 2019 @ 8:30 am


Jumping, driving, racing, tossing, tug-of-war and a Pie Eating Contest -- what more could you ask for?! For details, go to www.barkerville.ca or call 1-888-994-3332. View
Sep
7

8th Annual Cowboy and Drover Jubilee

Saturday Sep 7, 2019 @ 8:30 am


Celebrate BC's rich Cowboy heritage with music, poetry, competition and more. For details, go to www.barkerville.ca or call 1-888-994-3332. View
Sep
8

8th Annual Cowboy and Drover Jubilee

Sunday Sep 8, 2019 @ 8:30 am


Celebrate BC's rich Cowboy heritage with music, poetry, competition and more. For details, go to www.barkerville.ca or call 1-888-994-3332. View
Sep
20

Quesnel Art Gallery: Compositions of Life Opening Reception

Friday Sep 20, 2019 @ 7:00 pm


Opening Reception for this showcase of Wells artist Barry Curtis. Sponsored by Frog on the Bog, this show runs until October 12th. View
Sep
27

6th Annual Steampunk Murder Mystery

Friday Sep 27, 2019 8:30 am to Sep 29, 2019 5:00 pm


Put your best sleuthing skills to the test in this immersive, time travelling whodunit weekend. For more information and to purchase tickets, please call 1-888-994-3332, ext. 41 View
Oct
18

Quesnel Art Gallery: "Joy" Opening Reception

Friday Oct 18, 2019 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm


Opening reception for the Thursday Artists and invited guests presentation on the theme of Joy. Sponsored by Forsythia Holdings Inc and Monica and Bob Seguin, this show runs until November 9th. View
Oct
26

Ghostly Hallowe'en

Saturday Oct 26, 2019 11:00 am to Oct 27, 2019


Barkerville’s busy season has ended and the streets are quiet… disturbingly quiet, in fact. Test your fate with a walk through Barkerville’s haunted house, go trick-or-treating up Front Street at some of our local merchants, and warm up at our Halloween bonfire. Admission $5 per person. For details, go to www.barkerville.ca or call 1-888-994-3332. View
Nov
16

Quesnel Art Gallery: Beaux Arts Bazaar Opening Day

Saturday Nov 16, 2019 @ 10:00 am


Opening Day for the popular Beaux Arts featuring our member artists and artisans sale of their unique handcrafted gifts. Sponsored by DHJ Design Studio and KPMG, this show runs until December 24th. View
Nov
30

Quesnel Christmas Market

Saturday Nov 30, 2019 @ 10:00 am


The Farmer's Market moves indoors with many of the same fabulous vendors and many delightful additions! You'll find the finest in hand-crafted goods, baking, produce, and much more. View
Dec
7

Quesnel Christmas Market

Saturday Dec 7, 2019 @ 10:00 am


The Farmer's Market moves indoors with many of the same fabulous vendors and many delightful additions! You'll find the finest in hand-crafted goods, baking, produce, and much more. View
Dec
14

Quesnel Christmas Market

Saturday Dec 14, 2019 @ 10:00 am


The Farmer's Market moves indoors with many of the same fabulous vendors and many delightful additions! You'll find the finest in hand-crafted goods, baking, produce, and much more. View
Dec
14

Old Fashioned Victorian Christmas

Saturday Dec 14, 2019 10:00 am to Dec 16, 2019


Enjoy sleigh rides, warm refreshments, delicious home baking in the Wendle House, decorated displays, shopping, caroling, and other seasonal activities. Click on the image above for more info. View