Tag Archives: Wake Up Jake

May 26

Barkerville welcomes more than 3000 visitors opening week; admission still “pay what you can”

  Brief Barkerville Historic Town & Park opened for the 2016 season on Thursday, May 19 A record-setting 3300 guests visited the site in its first seven days of operation, compared to the same seven day period recorded each year over the past ten years Nearly 2400 of those guests arrived and/or stayed through the […]

May 11

Barkerville opens May 19 and admission is “pay-what-you-can”

Brief Barkerville Historic Town & Park opens for the 2016 season on Thursday, May 19th. For the fifth straight year, admission to Barkerville is “pay-what-you-can” until the end of May. Barkerville’s 2016 season is brimming with award-winning educational programming, museum displays, live entertainment, restaurants and authentic shopping opportunities, on-site boutique accommodations and nearby camping and cabin options. On Monday […]

June 29

Dominion Day Schedule of Events at Barkerville Historic Town July 1st, 2015

May 17

This Victoria Day, treat yourself to Royal Tea (with Royalty) at Barkerville Historic Town

On Monday May 18th – Victoria Day – visitors to Barkerville Historic Town are invited to enjoy Royal Tea with Royalty, as ‘Queen Victoria’ visits Barkerville’s world-famous Wake Up Jake Restaurant for two sittings of afternoon High Tea – at 1:00 PM and 3:00 PM. In addition to the classic English warm-steeped beverage, delectable treats […]

May 01

It’s “pay what you can” at Barkerville in the merry, merry month of May

From the first minutes of opening day on May 14th to the early evening hours of May 31st, admission to Barkerville Historic Town is by donation this month… for the fourth year in a row. “Since our first sesquicentennial celebration in 2012, Barkerville’s ‘pay what you can’ May admission special has been a great way […]

April 30

This Victoria Day, treat yourself to Royal Tea. With Royalty.

For more information about Barkerville’s annual Victoria Day Royal Tea (with Royalty) please phone James at 1-888-994-3332, ext. 41, or email james.douglas@barkerville.ca.

September 13

Career Opportunity – Marketing, Products & Activities Officer

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September 10

Good news for Barkerville “Steampunk” Fans!

ArtsWells favourite Scotty Dunbar and his new band Apocalyptic Sex Folk just joined the line-up for our Friday and Saturday night parties… … and thanks to the tremendous generosity of our friends over at Eldorado Gold Panning and Gifts, the prize package for winning Out of Time: a Barkerville Steampunk Murder Mystery now (steam)clocks in […]

August 24

Out of Time: a Barkerville Steampunk Murder Mystery

Out of Time: a Barkerville Steampunk Murder Mystery Friday to Sunday, September 26th-28th, 2014 Out of Time: a Barkerville Steampunk Murder Mystery Friday to Sunday, September 26th-28th, 2014 Barkerville is an isolated Victorian gold rush town full of scandal, blackmail and deceit. Nobody in town seems to get along, and the local government has hidden motives […]

June 29

Hey… look what came in the mail this week!

Thanks, Barkerville Fans!