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Barkerville's Old-Fashioned Victorian Christmas
Saturday December 14 - Monday December 16, 2019  |  10:00 AM - 4:00 AM
Barkerville Historic Town & Park, 14301 Hwy 26 E., PO Box 19
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Saturday December 14, 2019
Sunday December 15, 2019
Monday December 16, 2019

Admission by monetary donation to Barkerville Heritage Trust or non-perishable food bank item for the Wells Legion Branch #128 community hamper program.

NEW in 2019: Open museums exhibits, three times more free activities and historical interpreters, additional washroom facilities, and charter bus service from Williams Lake, Quesnel, and Prince George.

**Charter Bus Service on Saturday & Sunday**
New in 2019: hop on the bus! To make traveling to Barkerville a safe, easy, and enjoyable experience, you can catch a ride on our special Victorian Christmas charter bus from Prince George, Quesnel, or Williams Lake. More info and tickets available at https://www.eventbrite.ca/e/81243833493

**Activities**
- Carolling concerts
- Walking Tours and Chinatown Tours
- Mining and & Justice presentations
- Meeting Father Christmas
- Crafting and baking in the Wendle House
- Cookie decorating with the Goldfield Bakery
- Blacksmithing demonstrations
- Printing press demonstrations
- Meeting Father Christmas
- Sleigh rides with Barnard's Express
- Holiday portraits at L.A. Blanc Photo Studio
- Tubing on the Shamrock Tube Run
- and more!

**Particpating Merchants**
- The Barkerville Cafe and Gift Store
- The Shamrock Tube Run
- Friends of Barkerville
- The Goldfield Bakery
- Mason & Daly General Merchants
- C. Strouss & Co. Drygoods
- Louis A. Blanc Photographic Gallery
- Barnard's Express Stagecoach Office
- McPherson's Watchmaker's Shop
- McMahon's Confectionery
- Cameron & Ames Blacksmith Shop
- The Cariboo Sentinel Newspaper Office
- The King & Kelly Houses B&Bs
- The St. George Hotel
- The Barkerville Cottages

**Open Exhibits**
- Nicol Hotel Museum
- Barkerville Hotel Museum
- Lee Chong Co. Store Museum
- Halverson House Museum
- Kibbee House Exhibit

Contact:  1-888-994-3332  |  barkerville@barkerville.ca  |  Visit Website
Coldsnap 2020 - Kick Up Yer Heels!
Friday January 24, 2020  |  7:30 AM - 11:30 PM
Ramada Hotel, 444 George Street

A bluegrass-style dance party at the Ramada Ballroom featuring Big Fancy from BC, The Eliza Doyle Band from Saskatchewan and Foghorn Stringband from Oregon. These bands promise to provide a full blast, boot-stompin' hoe-down!

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Hip-Hop Happenin'
Saturday January 25, 2020  |  7:30 PM - 11:30 PM
Ramada Hotel, 444 George Street

Snotty Nose Rez Kids, Kimmortal, and Rebecca Andrea & Rich Mac

The Ramada Ballroom will be rockin' with the sounds of hip-hop sensations Kimmortal from Vancouver, Snotty Nose Rez Kids from Kitimaat Village and Rebecca Andrea & Rich Mac from Williams Lake. These musicians are masters of using music to discuss themes of race, gender, identity and community building with unparalleled energy that leave audiences dancing and sweating!

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Coldsnap for Kids
Sunday January 26, 2020  |  2:00 PM - 3:00 PM
PG Playhouse, 2626 Recplace Drive

The Oot 'N Oots

"It’s like Flight of the Conchords meet Fred Penner - with an 11 year old powerhouse of a lead singer thrown in for extra sass." — Squamish Constellation Festival

The Oot 'N Oots are entertainers for the whole family, and create a feeling of community, joy, and understanding through their free-spirited art.

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Sunday Full Of Soul
Sunday January 26, 2020  |  7:30 PM - 11:30 PM
PG Playhouse, 2626 Recplace Drive

The Sojourners, Khari Wendell McClelland, and Nova Voce

This will be a magical evening of soaring voices. Nova Voce is fresh off a first place win at the 2019 National Music Festival, and both Khari Wendell McClelland and the Sojourners both draw deep inspiration from their African-American history to sing uplifting songs of joy and freedom and deliver rousing messages of social justice and civil rights.

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International Folk Jam
Tuesday January 28, 2020  |  7:30 PM - 11:30 PM
PG Playhouse, 2626 Recplace Drive

The Trials of Cato, Twin Bandit, and Amy Blanding

For those that love to get their folk on, these three performers/groups will scratch that itch. The Trials of Cato, hailing from the UK, and BC's own Twin Bandit and Amy Blanding "pay homage to the tradition whilst twisting old bones into something febrile and modern, with stomping tunes and captivating stories"

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Sensational Songwriters
Thursday January 30, 2020  |  7:30 PM - 11:30 PM
PG Playhouse, 2626 Recplace Drive

David Francey, Twin Flames, and Sam Holden

Vanderhoof's own Sam Holden, winner of the 2019 Limelight Quest Award, will join two of the most significant songwriting superstars in Canada today for an evening of story telling and amazing vocals. David Francey is a multiple Juno award winning singer songwriter who's words will leave you both laughing and breathless, while Twin Flames create a sonic landscape that spans Canada and the Arctic, singing in English, Inuttitut and French.

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International Dance Party/Soirée internationale de danse
Friday January 31, 2020  |  7:30 PM - 11:30 PM
Ramada Hotel, 333 George Street

Bon Débarras, Alpha Yaya Diallo, and Special Guest

This international dance party will feature the amazing energy-filled trad-based sounds of Bon Débarras and their daring jigging and vivid body percussion, as well as guitar virtuoso Alpha Yaya Diallo - one of the hottest performers on the current world music scene. Coldsnap teamed up with Le Cercle des Canadiens Français de Prince George (CCFPG) to present this incredible evening of lively music.

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Coldsnap Ceilidh!
Saturday February 1, 2020  |  7:30 PM - 11:30 PM
Ramada Hotel, 333 George Street

Beòlach, Kiérah, and Special Guest

Our finale will feature Cape Breton supergroup Beòlach with their innovative and exciting arrangements of traditional Cape Breton, Scottish and Irish tunes for fiddle, bagpipes, whistles and piano, as well as the astounding, dynamic, Irish-influenced fiddle virtuoso that is Kiérah, from Vancouver.

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Family Day Carnival
Monday February 17, 2020  |  10:00 AM - 4:00 PM
Kinsmen Community Centre, 777 Kinsmen Place

Family Day Carnival. Lots of fun for the whole family. We will have games, prizes, arts and crafts. Some of the activities will be mini golf, life size Operation game, cupcake walk, make a dragon fly, sand art, face painting, nail art designs, plinko, ring toss, super hero suckers, and much more. Kinsmen Community Hall, 777 Kinsmen Place (behind Skyline dental). *Free Admission. * In partnership with Live Well Prince George Society.

Contact:  250-613-3574  |  tammiephillips@rocketmail.com
World Women's Curling Championship 2020
Saturday March 14 - Sunday March 22, 2020
CN Centre, 2187 Ospika Blvd.
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Saturday March 14, 2020
Sunday March 15, 2020
Monday March 16, 2020
Tuesday March 17, 2020
Wednesday March 18, 2020
Thursday March 19, 2020
Friday March 20, 2020
Saturday March 21, 2020
Sunday March 22, 2020

Don't miss the biggest entertainment and sporting event of 2020 in Northern BC!
9-days of world championship curling - as the world's best women curlers convene in Prince George! Plus - The Patch - is the entertainment and social hotspot for the entire event!

Contact:  1-888-293-6613  |  Visit Website

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