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2017  Billy Buttons

Get your souvenir Billy Button when you enter to win the gold nugget prizes in our annual raffle.

2016  Billy Barker Days Colouring Contest

Hey Kids! Stop in the Billy Barker Days Office to get your colouring contest entry. You can also print one out here or find them soon in local stores.

2016  Costume Rentals

A great source for all your Billy Barker Days attire!

2016  Billy’s Info / Souvenir Booth

Billy Booth downtown and at the park.

2016  Business Decorating

Wander through town and see all of the local businesses get all gussied up as they compete for bragging rights in several categories.

2017 Gold Dust Mall

Outdoor Street Market with food concessionaires and free stage entertainment.

 2016  Stage Entertainment

Free non-stop entertainment on the stage all weekend long. Headline entertainment on Friday and Saturday night.

2016  Midway/Shooting Star Amusements

Shooting Star amusements is at the park all weekend long. Watch for special pricing on bracelet day.

2016  Seniors’ Day in the Park

Thursday is a special time for Seniors as they enjoy a light lunch, special entertainment and activities.

2016 Crash to Pass

Cars must hit to pass. Last car running wins.

 2017  Kids’ Day in the Park

Friday the tents are transformed to accommodate lots of crafts, games and activities for kids.

2017  Billy’s Treasure Hunt

This event is for treasure seekers 10-15 years of age.

2017  52nd  Annual Quesnel Rodeo

Rodeo action at its best Friday to Sunday at Alex Fraser Park.

2016  50/50 Draw

Support the festival and get a chance to go home with the Motherlode!

2016  Quesnel Rotary Pancake Breakfast

Join Quesnel’s Rotarians as they serve up pancakes, sausages and eggs with all the trimmings.

2016  Legion Pancake Breakfast

Come out and try our full breakfast of pancakes, ham, eggs and fresh coffee/tea.  Come early for a great breakfast.  All proceeds help our local Legion.

2016   Parade

Come out Saturday morning and watch the parade, one of the festival favourites.

2016  Pie Eating Contest

Come on out and enter, or watch 10 adults and 10 kids eat flavoured cream pies.

2016  BC Motocross Championship Cup

Motocross racers from all over B.C. will be racing for the B.C. Championship Cup in Quesnel

2016  Stock Car Racing

Wescar late model series 100 lap main.   Quesnel Iron street stocks.  The Fireworks Warehouse mini stocks.

 2016  Billy Barker Days Dance

Billy is hosting his own dance again this year.  Come on down to the Senior’s Centre and Stake Your Claim To The Good Times!

2016  Billy Barker Slam Jam

Skateboard and bike competition.

2016  Teddy Bear Clinic/Tooth Booth

Bring your teddy bears  on Sunday.  Have them checked over by a Doctor and Dentist.

2016  Billy’s Phenomenal Fireworks

Billy appreciates your participation in the Festival by putting on his fireworks display.

2016   Amateur Photo Contest

Test your camera skills.  Submit your Billy Barker Days photos.

2016  “Selfies” With Billy Contest

Take a Selfie with our Mascot Billy during the Festival.  Enter to win.

2016  Hot Dog Eating Contest

The River Rock Pub is sponsoring this adult only contest.

2016  Quest for Trivial Gold

Test your Billy Barker Days knowledge.

2016  Karaoke Finals

River City Music Association nd The Occidental present the finals of their karaoke contest on stage qt LeBourdais Park.


Prize Draws

Join us at the stage on Sunday evening for all the prize draws including the Billy Button Draw!

Tent crew at the end of Festival!