June 3, 2023 Opening Day of the Barkerville Historic Town! Billy Barker's legendary gold strike on Williams Creek triggered a multi-billion-dollar industrial revolution that built this province. Today, the extraordinary historic town of Barkerville stands as a living testament to BC's golden beginnings. With its unique streetscaped of more than 125 heritage buildings, period displays, satellite museums, restaurants, and shops, there is still so much to explore.
Watch for special event days coming in 2023:
July 1st Dominion Day
Aug 19 & 20 Indigenous Celebration
Sept 9 Chinese Mid Autumn Moon Festival
Sept 10 Final Day for the 2023 Season