Tag Archives: Halloween

October 27

Scary streets, haunted houses and a real Spooky Buddy at Barkerville’s Ghostly Hallowe’en

Barkerville’s autumnal Activities Season is underway, and the National Historic Site’s nighttime streets are quiet… disturbingly quiet, in fact. On Monday, October 31st, from 6:30 PM to 9:30 PM, visitors to BC’s Gold Rush Town can explore the darker side Barkerville – in a lighthearted, family-friendly nod to the spirits of Hallowe’en past, present, and […]

Barkerville's 2009 Halloween Blair House of Horror October 29

Barkerville’s Ghostly Town Tour and Blair House of Horror Schedule of Events

Barkerville’s Ghostly Town Tour and Blair House of Horror Schedule of Events – October 31st, 2015 6:30 PM to 9:00 PM     Take a Ghostly Town Tour of Barkerville… if you dare! This self-guided walk will allow you to explore the shadows of Barkerville’s main street after-dark, where monstrous Jack-O’-Lanterns, traceless spirits, and the secretive pasts of […]

October 28

Barkerville’s annual Ghostly Walk and Blair House of Horror – Saturday, October 31st

Barkerville's 2009 Halloween Blair House of Horror October 27

Barkerville is rolling out the “dead carpet” to scare the wits out of visitors on Halloween!

On October 31st, visitors brave enough to wander through this haunted National Historic site will experience spooky stories and hair-raising tale during a night of frivolity, fright and fun. More than 100 visitors from all over BC make the trek to Barkerville each Halloween and this year there will be a few extra surprises. The […]

October 01

A gentle reminder about Barkerville’s 2013 Halloween event…

Barkerville's 2009 Halloween Blair House of Horror November 09

Halloween Was a Howl!

The snow is still falling and our CEO is on an historic trip to China! [More information on that stuff soon.] In the meantime, please enjoy some photos of… Barkerville’s 2009 Halloween Blair House of Horror!!!!  

October 26

Barkerville Welcomes Winter!

Good Morning!  Here is a quick shot of what we arrived to this morning in BC’s Gold Rush Town – 2 degrees Celsius, 10 centimeters of snow, and still falling!  Looks like this winter may be as hearty as the last: we had a total of 29 feet of accumulated snowfall, requiring 465 dump truck […]

October 22

Welcome to Barkerville – BC’s Gold Rush Town

Welcome to the official blog of Barkerville Historic Town.  This blog will offer up interesting tidbits, regular updates, and amazing facts about British Columbia’s Gold Rush Town – as well as provide all of the information you will need to plan a visit to the largest historic site in western North America! Each year, thousands […]