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Father’s Day – Black Powder

June 18

Father's Day Poster

Join us as we step back in time to the 1880’s for our 11th annual Black Powder event on Father’s Day! Muskets, Pistols, Bows and Arrows – and even a Cannon will be on site today. The Fraser Valley Frontiersmen will be on site demonstrating antique firearms and primitive archery.  Trader’s Row is filled with vendors and displays from the 1880’s.


  • 11:30 – Primitive archery demonstration
  • 12:00 – Red Mountain Renegades Cowboy Action Show
  • 12:30 – Antique firearms demonstration
  • 1:30 – Primitive Archery demonstration
  • 2:00 – Red Mountain Renegades Cowboy Action Show
  • 2:30 – Antique Firearms demonstration

 All Day:

  • Blacksmith demonstration with Rusty
  • Historical display by the Fraser Valley Frontiersmen
  • Trader’s Row and vendor Market

And of course Father’s Day wouldn’t be complete without a sizzlin’ barbeque! Menu options are Hamburgers $6 ~ Cheeseburger $7 ~ Veggie Burger $7 ~ Smokies $5 ~ Hot Dogs $3 ~ Potato Salad $3

Another option is to book the whole family into our restaurant for a traditional Roast Beef Dinner for Lunch! Roast beef, Yorkshire pudding, home-made gravy and seasonal veggies. Seatings are at noon and 2 pm, by reservation! 

Kilby Historic Site is operated by a charitable non-profit with a volunteer board. Your admission for this event goes towards the sustainability of the site for future generations. Help fulfil the Society’s mandate through attending events like this, as we strive to enrich the next generation through history, inspiring sense of wonder and deepen understanding of British Columbia’s heritage. BC’s Museum of Rural Life!

$10 Adult | $9 Seniors | $8 Youth & Students | $25 Families | Children 5 and under FREE