Join in an evening of laughs, photo opportunities and tasty treats. Choose from two themes, and be sure to register for your spot in advance. Tickets available online.
NEW! Join the Company of Adventurers. Families wanted! Bring your sense of adventure and play the part of an 1800s Hudson’s Bay Company worker. Start your adventure here.
Enhance your site visit with an audio tour, now available in English, French, Chinese, Japanese, German and Spanish.
Fort Langley Summer Fun Guide
(June 26 - August 30, except special event days)
- Pan for gold
- Blacksmith Shop (hourly demonstrations)
- Coopering demonstrations (hourly)
- Visit the farm animals
- Explore the heritage garden
- Build the piece-on-piece model building
- Climb the bastions
11:00 am – Join the Xplorers Club! – Families, join the “Company of Adventurers” as kids age 11 and younger sign on to be blacksmiths, coopers, traders and even the boss at For Langley After this 15 minute program, explore the rest of the site using the new Xplorers booklet, then receive a certificate and prize for your efforts.
11:30 am – Farm & Garden Tour – Discover the types of plants Fort Langley has growing in the heritage garden and visit the farm animals. Learn about the history of the Hudson’s Bay Company farm.
12:30 pm – Daily Dramatics – Join the excitement of an interactive presentation highlighting the stories of Fort Langley’s original inhabitants: the boat builders, fur traders, farmers and families.
1:00 pm – Join the Xplorers Club! – Families, join the “Company of Adventurers” as kids age 11 and younger sign on to be blacksmiths, coopers, traders and even the boss at For Langley After this 15 minute program, explore the rest of the site using the new Xplorers booklet, then receive a certificate and prize for your efforts.
2:00 pm – Weapons Demonstration – Hear the blast of black powder as our costumed interpreters show and demonstrate historic weapons. Airsoft musket firing: On Saturdays and Sundays, visitors can purchase tickets to fire an airsoft musket right after the weapons demonstration and take home a souvenir target. The cost is $3.90 per person. Our airsoft muskets are replica trade muskets that shoot biodegradable projectiles at a speed of 425 feet per second in a controlled range. Children under 6 will require an adult to assist them. Staff will sell a limited number of tickets per day.
3:00 pm – Eureka! The gold rush of 1858 brought with it 30,000 gold miners to the gates of Fort Langley. Discover what life was like for the prospectors and then try your hand at gold panning, you might just strike it rich.
4:30 pm – Closing time at the Trading Post – Witness the lowering of the flag with song.