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2018  Billy Buttons

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

2017 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.


2017  Billy’s Info / Souvenir Booth

Billy Booth downtown and at the park.

2017 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.

 2018 Stage Entertainment

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

2017 Midway/Shooting Star Amusements

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

2017 Seniors’ Day in the Park

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

2017 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.

2017 50/50 Draw

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

2017  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.

 2017  Parade

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

2017  Kawasaki BCC Round 3 Championship

Motocross racers from all over B.C. will be racing.

2017 Stock Car Racing

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

 2017 Billy Barker Slam Jam

Skateboard and bike competition.

2017 Teddy Bear Clinic/Tooth Booth

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

2018  Laser Shows

Billy appreciates your participation in the Festival by putting on a Laser Show.

 2017  Quest For Trivial Gold

Some Billy Barker Days Trivia fun.

2017  Pizza Eating Contest

Stay tuned for more detais.

2017  Billy’s Amateur Photo Contest

Enjoy the Festival with your camera in hand.


Prize Draws

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

Photo by: Chris Lahoda