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Barkerville's Easter Weekend Celebrations

Friday April 10, 2020 to
Monday April 13, 2020

Events


Where:

Barkerville Historic Town & Park

Description:

 Barkerville is excited to announce that its historic main street will re-open for the entire Easter weekend! Join us for winter exhibits, games, performances, bonfires, and more with some of your favourite historic interpreters. 


**ADMISSION**
- Adults: $10
- Youth and Seniors: $5
- Children 5 and under: Free
- Family (2 adults and up to four children): $25

**EASTER EGG HUNT***
Sunday, April 12th at 1:00 starting at the Chinatown Archway

**DAILY SCHEDULE**
11:10 am: Victorian Town Tour
11:20 am: Amazing Tales from the Goldrush Trail
11:45 am: Life of the Law
12:30 pm: Street scene
12:30 pm: Cariboo Goldfields Ltd. AGM
1:00 pm: Novas to Nuggets presentation (except Sunday)
1:00 pm: Chinatown Terrace snowshoe tour (except Sunday, snow dependant)
1:30 pm: Amazing Tales from the Goldrush Trail
1:45 pm: Life of the Law
2:00 pm: Victorian Town Tour
2:30 pm: Mining on Williams Creek
2:45 pm: The Billy Barker Story
3:30 pm: Street Scene

**OPEN EXHIBITS**
- Nicol Hotel Museum
- Barkerville Hotel Museum
- Lee Chong Co. Store Museum
- Halverson House Museum
- Kibbee House Exhibit

**PARTICIPATING MERCHANTS**
- The Barkerville Cafe and Gift Store
- Barkerville's Shamrock Tube Run (snow dependant)
- Mason & Daly General Merchants
- C. Strouss & Co. Drygoods
- McPherson’s Watchmaker’s Shop
- Cameron & Ames Blacksmith Shop
- The Cariboo Sentinel Newspaper Office

**WORKSHOPS**
Sign up for a private hands-on lesson in printing press operation or heritage blacksmithing. One session available each day. Reserve your spot at: https://www.eventbrite.ca/o/barkerville-historic-town-amp-park-27637565129

**ACCOMMODATIONS**
Barkerville Cottages: 250-994-3332 ex. 0 or https://www.awinfosys.com/das/bv/shared/custom/mdlBooking.asp
The Wells Hotel: 250-994-3427
Mountain Thyme Getaway & Willow River Inn: 250-994-2345
Becker's Lodge Bowron Lake Adventures Resort: 250-992-8864 
The Nest by Island Mountain Arts: 250-994-3466
Hubs Motel & Whitecaps Inn: evolutioncampservices@gmail.com 
Troll Ski Resort Accommodations: https://www.trollsnowschool.com/air-bnb-options/ 

**EXPLORE THE AREA**
Skiing: Troll Ski Resort and Wells and Area Trails Society - WATS
Snowmobiling: Wells Snowmobile Club and Becker's Lodge Bowron Lake Adventures Resort
Arts: Island Mountain Arts and Sunset Theatre
Food & Fun: Pooley St. Cafe, The Wells Hotel, Jack O Clubs General, and The Bear's Paw Cafe, Wells, BC.
 
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Quesnel BC V2J 2T1

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