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Sep
16

Save the Date - Smiley Face Cookies!

Monday Sep 16, 2019 to Sunday Sep 22, 2019


Tim Hortons and the Quesnel & District Palliative Care Association will be selling Smiley Face Cookies from Sept. 16-22, 2019! View
Sep
18

First Public Skate

Wednesday Sep 18, 2019 @ 6:00 pm


The first public skate of the season! For more information and for admission rates, please call 250-992-8200. View
Sep
20

Take Back the Night -- Annual March

Friday Sep 20, 2019 @ 6:00 pm


Together, we can Take Back the Night!
We encourage everyone to gather at the Women's Memorial in solidarity for the families who have lost loved ones to gender-based violence. Everyone is welcome to participate in a peaceful candlelit march through downtown to raise awareness that assault and murder can happen to anyone, at anytime. The march will end at the QWRC where light refreshments will be served. 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
22

ACW Harvest Dinner

Sunday Sep 22, 2019 @ 6:30 pm


Celebrate Autumn with this fabulous home-style dinner. More information to follow. View
Sep
26

Quesnel Film Club: Where'd You Go Bernadette?

Thursday Sep 26, 2019 @ 6:30 pm


American Mystery/Comedy/Drama directed by Richard Linklater. Admission: $10/$8 Seniors. View
Sep
27

Scrapbooking Weekend

Friday Sep 27, 2019 10:00 am to Sep 28, 2019 10:00 pm


Join us for another fabulous weekend of Scrapbooking -- free Wifi, refreshments, lots of great conversation... For more information, call Honey at 250-992-5875. 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
Sep
27

Invitation to Participate in a Local Indigenous Artist Show

Friday Sep 27, 2019 10:00 am to Sep 29, 2019 4:00 pm


Bead work, leather work, painting, writing, carving, wood work, published books - all Indigenous Artist work is welcome! View
Sep
27

Culture Days 2019

Friday Sep 27, 2019 10:00 am to Sep 29, 2019


A weekend of Cultural events: Sidewalk Chalk Challenge: Recreation Centre September 28 noon-2pm, Indigenous Artist Show: West Park Mall Sept 27-29 10am-4pm. 45th Anniversary Bash: Recreation Centre Sept. 28, 2pm-4pm (Cupcakes & Music!), Emily Carr Small Wonders Show: Chuck Mobley Theatre Sept. 28 7pm-8pm. For details, go to Quesnel Live Arts Facebook page or to www.quesnelarts.com View
Sep
28

Buck Ridge Community Garage Sale

Saturday Sep 28, 2019 @ 10:00 am


All welcome to our Community Garage Sale! Come shop and grab lunch at our concession or be a vendor/seller!
$20 per vendor/seller. Tables are first come first serve or bring your own to display your used goods. Set-up between 9 a.m. - 9:45 a.m.
Email us at buckridgecommunityassociation@outlook.com to reserve your spot today! View
Sep
28

Touch A Truck 2019

Saturday Sep 28, 2019 @ 11:00 am


Touch "big trucks" and a variety of other vehicles and meet the people who protect & build Quesnel! Join the Quesnel & District Child Development Centre as they host their annual Touch A Truck Fundraiser! $5 per person or $20 per family. All proceeds support programs & services at the Quesnel & District Child Development Centre. View
Sep
28

Quesnel & District Community Arts Council 45th Anniversary Celebration

Saturday Sep 28, 2019 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm


Help the Quesnel & District Community Arts Council celebrate what they have accomplished in the last 45 years and the plans for the future. View
Oct
2

The Occidental Presents: Colin Fowlie

Wednesday Oct 2, 2019 @ 7:00 pm


Acclaimed singer songwriter from New Brunswick brings his latest album "Party Music" to western Canada. $10 View
Oct
3

QLA: Krystle Dos Santos

Thursday Oct 3, 2019 @ 7:30 pm


Original soul music with some beloved Motown and soul classics! Tickets $25 per show or $125 for all 6 shows. Tickets available at Save On Foods, Kmax, Green Tree Health, The Occidental and at the door. View
Oct
9

Quesnel Technics Gymnastics AGM

Wednesday Oct 9, 2019 @ 6:00 pm


We will be holding our AGM in the staff room at the club and welcome all members to attend, or anyone that is interested in being apart of our team of board members. View
Oct
16

Babar the Elephant

Wednesday Oct 16, 2019 @ 7:00 pm


Sarah Hagen presents a family classical concert featuring the story of Babar the Elephant. Tickets $10 individual/$40 family of 5. Tickets available at Bo Peep, Circle "S" Western Wear, Quesnel Visitor Centre, Quesnel Arts & Recreation Centre and at the door. View
Oct
17

Live at the Cariboo: Quesnel Party Night

Thursday Oct 17, 2019 @ 9:00 pm


The Playboyz are Canada’s premier and most popular entertainment act. A fast paced show, Energetic, Exciting and Satisfaction Guaranteed! VIP Online Advance – $ 28. Tickets by eventbrite.ca. This event is for women only; no minors! For more information, please see the Facebook event page.

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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
18

Family Fun Night

Friday Oct 18, 2019 @ 7:00 pm


Remember when you had no responsibilities and your only focus was play? Come and be a kid again -- join us for volleyball, water polo, underwater hockey and more. Regular admission rates apply. View
Oct
19

QCLA 60th Anniversary Celebration

Saturday Oct 19, 2019 @ 7:00 pm


Please join us in celebrating 60 years of diversity in our community with a dinner and dance. Tickets are $25 per person and available for purchase at 658 Doherty Dr. Cash bar will be available. There will be a 1950s theme, a photo booth and door prizes. This is sure to be a night to remember. View
Oct
25

Waterpalooza

Friday Oct 25, 2019 @ 1:00 pm


Enjoy Pro D Day with beach volleyball, water baseball, frisbee, etc. Treats and prizes! Regular admission applies; for more information call 250-992-8200. 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
Oct
27

QLA: Rubberband Dance

Sunday Oct 27, 2019 @ 7:30 pm


Contemporary ballet and urban dance. Tickets $25 per show or $125 for all 6 shows. Tickets available at Save On Foods, Kmax, Green Tree Health, The Occidental and at the door. View
Oct
31

Quesnel Film Club: Ask Dr. Ruth

Thursday Oct 31, 2019 @ 6:30 pm


Documentary/Biography charting the life of the remarkable Dr. Ruth Westheimer. Admission: $10/$8 Seniors. View
Nov
1

The Occidental Presents: The Chevys

Friday Nov 1, 2019 @ 8:00 pm


Rockabilly band from Prince George. View
Nov
3

Foothills Brass Quintet

Sunday Nov 3, 2019 @ 1:00 pm


For 37 years, this innovative group have been dazzling youngsters and inspiring adults with their wonderful shows. Tickets $10 each or $40 family of 5, available at Bo Peep, Quesnel Visitor Centre, Quesnel Arts & Recreation Centre, Circle "S" Western Wear and at the door. View
Nov
13

QLA: Christopher Hall & The Comic Quartet

Wednesday Nov 13, 2019 @ 7:30 pm


Award-winning clarinettist Christopher Hall delights audiences with his humour as he pokes fun at the conventions and rituals of music! Tickets $25 per show or $125 for all 6 shows. Tickets available at Save On Foods, Kmax, Green Tree Health, The Occidental and at the door. View
Nov
15

Live at the Cariboo: Appaloosa

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


Country dance band. No tickets, no cover. 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
16

ACW Christmas Tea, Bake Sale & Decor Sale

Saturday Nov 16, 2019 1:00 pm - 4:00 pm


Time approximate; more details to follow. View
Nov
21

Quesnel Film Club: Parasite

Thursday Nov 21, 2019 @ 6:30 pm


South Korean black comedy suspense thriller. Admission: $10/$8 Seniors. View
Nov
22

Scrapbooking Weekend

Friday Nov 22, 2019 10:00 am to Nov 23, 2019


Join us for another fabulous weekend of Scrapbooking -- free Wifi, refreshments, lots of great conversation... For more information, call Honey at 250-992-5875. View
Nov
22

Live at the Cariboo: Las Divas

Friday Nov 22, 2019 9:30 pm to Nov 23, 2019


From gritty blues to shimmery pop! No tickets, no cover. View
Nov
23

Jake's Gift

Saturday Nov 23, 2019 @ 7:30 pm


Presented by Julia Mackey, Jake’s Gift is an award winning Canadian play about a WW2 veteran’s journey back to Juno Beach for the 60th Anniversary of D-Day. At its heart, Jake’s Gift is about the importance of remembrance and makes personal the story behind one soldier’s grave. For ticket and show information, please call Quesnel & District Arts Council at 250-992-8200 extension 2233. View
Nov
29

Rift Raft

Friday Nov 29, 2019 @ 1:00 pm


Help us build a raft using noodles and mats. Fun and games for your Pro D Day! Regular admission applies; for more information call 250-992-8200. 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
5

Quesnel Film Club: Biggest Little Farm

Thursday Dec 5, 2019 @ 6:30 pm


American film traces the progress of a couple who purchase a small farm outside of Los Angeles. Admission: $10/$8 Seniors. View
Dec
6

Live at the Cariboo: Florida Man

Friday Dec 6, 2019 9:30 pm to Dec 7, 2019


Show starts at 9:30 both nights; no tickets and no cover charge. 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
Dec
20

Live at the Cariboo: Four on the Floor

Friday Dec 20, 2019 9:30 pm to Dec 21, 2019


No tickets, no cover. View
Dec
24

Free Christmas Eve Dinner

Tuesday Dec 24, 2019 4:00 pm - 6:00 pm


Free dinner for anyone who wishes the fellowship of others at Christmas. View
Dec
28

Ice Palace

Saturday Dec 28, 2019 1:00 pm to Dec 29, 2019


Come try out our indoor toboggan run! Skate through the trees and enjoy some great games and arts and crafts. $4 per person (under 2 years old Free) View
Jan
15

QLA: Vivace

Wednesday Jan 15, 2020 @ 7:30 pm


Hear the delights of this top classical Crossover vocal group! Tickets $25 per show or $125 for all 6 shows. Tickets available at Save On Foods, Kmax, Green Tree Health, The Occidental and at the door. View
Jan
31

Amazing Race

Friday Jan 31, 2020 @ 1:00 pm


How competitive are you? There will be obstacle courses, snorkeling, lots of fun activities throughout the pool for your Pro D Day. Regular admission applies; please call 250-992-8200 for details. View
Jan
31

Axis Theatre

Friday Jan 31, 2020 @ 6:00 pm


Indigenous Storytellers spin the story of the Hungry Feast Dish. Tickets $10 each or $40 family of 5. Tickets available at Bo Peep, Circle "S" Western Wear, Quesnel Visitor Centre, Quesnel Arts & Recreation Centre and at the door. View
Feb
6

QLA: The Atlantic String Machine

Thursday Feb 6, 2020 @ 7:30 pm


Come and hear this dynamic ensemble of string players! Tickets $25 per show or $125 for all 6 shows. Tickets available at Save On Foods, Kmax, Green Tree Health, The Occidental and at the door. View
Feb
17

Family Day Animal House

Monday Feb 17, 2020 @ 1:00 pm


Compete with your kids in games of skill, balloon races, splash competitions, underwater hockey and more. Regular admission applies. For more information, please call 250-992-8200. View
Feb
22

Winter Carnival

Saturday Feb 22, 2020 @ 9:00 am


Embrace the wonders of the season with outdoor sports, skating, crafts, fireworks, and much more. The fun never stops! More details to follow... View
Mar
7

QLA: Marc Atkinson Trio with Cameron Wilson

Saturday Mar 7, 2020 @ 9:30 pm


The music of this virtuosic group is melodically captivating, sensually charged and ferociously, technically awe-inspiring. Tickets $25 per show or $125 for all 6 shows. Tickets available at Save On Foods, Kmax, Green Tree Health, The Occidental and at the door. View
Mar
16

H20 Mania Camp

Monday Mar 16, 2020 @ 12:30 pm


Nerf water wars, jousting, noodles race and much more. Pizza lunch provided. $7.50/$9.50 per person. View
Mar
18

Can You Feel the Heat? Sports Camp

Wednesday Mar 18, 2020 @ 12:30 pm


Underwater hockey, volleyball, snorkeling, and much more. Pizza lunch provided. $7.50/$9.50 per person. For more information, please call 250-992-8200 View
Mar
23

H20 Wings Camp

Monday Mar 23, 2020 @ 12:30 pm


This camp is all about survival! Pool style Survivor, ice challenges, etc. Pizza lunch provided. $7.50/$9.50 per person. For more information, please call 250-992-8200. View
Mar
24

2020 Coy Cup

Tuesday Mar 24, 2020 9:00 am to Mar 28, 2020


The Quesnel Kangaroos are proud to be hosting the 2020 Coy Cup from March 24-28 at our beautiful West Fraser Centre. The Coy Competition is the Senior Male AA trophy competition. Stay tuned for further details! View
Mar
25

Ninja Warrior Camp

Wednesday Mar 25, 2020 @ 12:30 pm


Show us your inner Ninja! Relay races, obstacle courses, Tarzan flips, and more. Pizza lunch provided. $7.50/$9.50 per person. For more information, please call 250-992-8200. View
Mar
26

QLA: Derina Harvey Band

Thursday Mar 26, 2020 @ 8:00 pm


Edmonton-based Celtic rock group. For ticket information, please go to The Occidental Facebook page or call 250-747-2207 for information. View
Apr
24

Fishful of Water

Friday Apr 24, 2020 @ 1:00 pm


Games, games and more games! Lots of prizes -- compete with our aquatic staff too! Regular admission applies; for more information, call 250-992-8200. View
May
2

Will Stroet

Saturday May 2, 2020 @ 1:00 pm


For more than a decade, Will's been entertaining kids through his bilingual music in English and French, inspiring them to be active, healthy, creative and engaged in the world. Tickets $10 each or $40 family of 5. Tickets available at Bo Peep, Quesnel Visitor Centre, Circle "S" Western Wear, Quesnel & District Arts and Recreation Centre, and at the door. View