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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.
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!
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.
Shooting Star amusements is at the park all weekend long. Watch for special pricing on bracelet day.
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.
Friday the tents are transformed to accommodate lots of crafts, games and activities for kids.
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!
Join Quesnel’s Rotarians as they serve up pancakes, sausages and eggs with all the trimmings.
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.
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.
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.
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!
Skateboard and bike competition.
Bring your teddy bears on Sunday. Have them checked over by a Doctor and Dentist.
Billy appreciates your participation in the Festival by putting on his fireworks display.
Test your camera skills. Submit your Billy Barker Days photos.
Take a Selfie with our Mascot Billy during the Festival. Enter to win.
The River Rock Pub is sponsoring this adult only contest.
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.
Join us at the stage on Sunday evening for all the prize draws including the Billy Button Draw!