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  • Voyageur Weekend Rendez-vous

    Culture and entertainment History Camping and accommodation
    Location(s): Fort Langley National Historic Site
    Cost: Special ticketed event

    Event description

    Experience the Fraser River through  the eyes of an explorer with a Weekend Rendez-vous led by Voyageur Adventures! This new event includes two days of downriver paddling and an exclusive overnight experience inside the fort with oTENTik camping, musical entertainment and meals.

    Admission details

    Secure your seat and paddles, or contact for more information.

    Call: 604-808-4559 or e-mail: explore@voyageuradventures.com.

    Special note

    Event hosted by an external partner.

     

  • National Indigenous Peoples’ Day

    Culture and entertainment
    Time: 10:00 AM - 05:00 PM
    Location(s): Fort Langley National Historic Site
    Cost: Regular admission fees apply.

    Event description

    Discover the roles played by Indigenous peoples at Fort Langley both then and now through demonstrations, storytelling, and hands-on activities.

    Admission details

    Please purchase admission inside the Visitor Centre: $7.80/adult; $6.55/senior. Free admission for youth 17 and under and annual pass holders.

    Schedule

    10:00 am - Site Opens

    11:00 am – Métis jig workshop  (Big House, 2nd floor)

    11:00 am - Noon  – Traditional Plant Workshop (Advance tickets for the Traditional Plant Workshop are available online until June 17th. If space remains, you will also be able to pay upon arrival at the Visitor Centre.

    11:30 am - 2 pm – Tea with Auntie Lisa (Big House, 2nd floor)

    12:00 pm – Feature presentation: Bannock (Central Fire Pit)

    1:00 pm – Welcome song and Walking Tour with Fern Gabriel (Meet at the Salmon Walk sculptures in front of the Visitor Centre).

    2:00 pm - Métis jig workshop – Big House, 2nd floor

    3:00 pm – Guided Tour (Main gate)

    4:00 pm – Coopering Demonstration (Cooperage)

    5:00 pm - Site Closes

     

  • Traditional Plant Workshop

    Culture and entertainment Nature
    Time: 11:00 AM - 12:00 PM
    Location(s): Fort Langley National Historic Site
    Cost: Special ticketed event

    Event description

    Join Deanna Miller of Katzie First Nation for a traditional plant workshop. Using plants she harvests in her territory, Deanna will share her knowledge of different plants with participants. Each participant will go home with a sachet of Deanna’s tea, which she creates in small batches.

    xne:m is a word in her ancestral language of hnqminm that means healer.

    Admission details

    Early bird advance online tickets until June 17th (includes admission): Adults $12.70, seniors $11.45.
    At the door (if space remains): Adults $15.10, Seniors $13.85 and Youth/Annual pass holders $4.90.

    Special note

    Check in when you arrive at the Visitor Centre by 10:45 am

  • Canada Day

    Culture and entertainment Food and drink History
    Time: 10:00 AM - 05:00 PM
    Location(s): Fort Langley National Historic Site
    Cost: Free admission
    Wheelchair Accessible

    Event description

    Celebrate Canada’s birthday at the site where British Columbia was born. Enjoy multicultural music, cake and ceremony at noon and family activities all day on site and at the neighbouring museums.

    Admission details

    Free entry for all visitors on Canada Day.

  • Fort Langley Makers Market

    Culture and entertainment Food and drink
    Time: 10:00 AM - 03:30 PM
    Location(s): Fort Langley National Historic Site
    Cost: Free

    Event description

    Browse an outdoor craft fair put on by makers from the local community. Enjoy live music, a food truck and a chance to buy unique local items.

    The market is situated on the park grass at the lower end of our parking lot at the corner of Mavis Avenue and River Road.

    Special note: Event hosted by an external partner at the lower end of the parking lot.

  • Historic Places Day

    Culture and entertainment History
    Time: 10:00 AM - 05:00 PM
    Location(s): Fort Langley National Historic Site
    Cost: Regular admission fees apply

    Event description

    Imagine you could travel in time, who would you meet? What would life be like? Discover for yourself! Experience Canada’s history “on the ground” at a historic place. 

    On July 6, 2019, we invite you to time travel by visiting historic places across Canada. More than 400 sites are waiting to be discovered − find one near you.

    Every place, a story: Choose yours.

    Admission details

    Please purchase admission inside the Visitor Centre: $7.80/adult; $6.55/senior. Free admission for youth 17 and under and annual pass holders.

     

  • Hidden Histories Tours

    Culture and entertainment History
    Time: 07:00 PM - 09:30 PM
    Location(s): Fort Langley National Historic Site
    Cost: $17.10 + ticket service fees

    Event description

    If you liked Grave Tales, you’ll love delving into our intriguing history on a summertime evening stroll through the town of Fort Langley. Our heritage interpreters will tell stories of the early pioneers and how Fort Langley evolved from a Hudson's Bay Company trading post to the bustling riverfront community it is today.

    Admission details

    Tickets must be purchased in advance. Prices include tax; ticketing service fee additional. Tickets go on sale online May 20 at 7 pm.

    Purchase your tickets

  • Friday Night All-Star Blues Show

    Culture and entertainment
    Time: 07:00 PM - 10:00 PM
    Location(s): Fort Langley National Historic Site
    Cost: Special ticketed event

    Event details

    We are excited about the Fort Langley Jazz & Arts Festival that will be taking place July 26 to 28 in Fort Langley village. 

    The opening night show, an All-Star blues show will take place here inside the fort featuring the award-winning Steve Kozak Band, followed by a blues jam with Harpdog Brown, Wailin’ Al Walker, Murray Porter, James Buddy Rogers, Brandon Isaak, Dalannah Gail Bowen, Joani Bye and many more.

    Admission details

    Special ticketed event. Purchase tickets here

    Special note: Event hosted by an external partner.

  • Brigade Days

    Culture and entertainment History
    Location(s): Fort Langley National Historic Site
    Cost: Regular admission fees apply

    Event description

    Explore the encampment of re-enactors showcasing the Hudson’s Bay Company era as they swap stories, play music, and show off traditional skills. 

    Don’t miss the “Arrival of the Fur Brigades” canoe re-enactment at the river at 1 pm on the Monday.

    Admission details

    Please purchase admission inside the Visitor Centre: $7.80/adult; $6.55/senior. Free admission for youth 17 and under and annual pass holders.
     

  • Fort Langley Makers Market

    Culture and entertainment Food and drink
    Time: 10:00 AM - 03:30 PM
    Location(s): Fort Langley National Historic Site
    Cost: Free

    Event description

    Browse an outdoor craft fair put on by makers from the local community. Enjoy live music, a food truck and a chance to buy unique local items.

    The market is situated on the park grass at the lower end of our parking lot at the corner of Mavis Avenue and River Road.

    Special note: Event hosted by an external partner at the lower end of the parking lot.

  • Hidden Histories Tours

    Culture and entertainment History
    Time: 07:00 PM - 09:30 PM
    Location(s): Fort Langley National Historic Site
    Cost: $17.10 + ticket service fees

    Event description

    If you liked Grave Tales, you’ll love delving into our intriguing history on a summertime evening stroll through the town of Fort Langley. Our heritage interpreters will tell stories of the early pioneers and how Fort Langley evolved from a Hudson's Bay Company trading post to the bustling riverfront community it is today.

    Admission details

    Tickets must be purchased in advance. Prices include tax; ticketing service fee additional. Tickets go on sale online May 20 at 7 pm.

    Purchase your tickets

  • A Survivalist's Guide to a Zombie Apocalypse

    Culture and entertainment Food and drink
    Time: 07:00 PM - 09:00 PM
    Location(s): Fort Langley National Historic Site
    Cost: TBA

    Event description

    It could happen: Fort Langley may one day find itself in the midst of a zombie apocalypse. At this fun, adult-only, after-hours event and see what your chances of survival would be!

    Ticket sales begin August 1st – stay tuned for more details.

    Admission details

    Tickets must be purchased in advance. Prices include tax; ticketing service fee additional. Tickets go on sale August 1 at 7 p.m. online (link to follow).
     

  • Cranberry Festival

    Culture and entertainment Food and drink History
    Time: 10:00 AM - 05:00 PM
    Location(s): Fort Langley National Historic Site

    Event description

    Celebrate cranberries at Fort Langley National Historic Site while learning the history of local uses of native cranberries by Indigenous people. Did you know the Hudson’s Bay Company exported cranberries to California during the gold rush? Put on rubber boots and jump into the popular cranberry stomp, as well as other farm-related games. Stroll over to the wonderful Cranberry Festival market in the village. 

    Special note

    The village festival ends at 4 pm, but our site is open until 5 pm.

  • Fort Langley Makers Market

    Culture and entertainment Food and drink
    Time: 10:00 AM - 03:30 PM
    Location(s): Fort Langley National Historic Site
    Cost: Free

    Event description

    Browse an outdoor craft fair put on by makers from the local community. Enjoy live music, a food truck and a chance to buy unique local items.

    The market is situated on the park grass at the lower end of our parking lot at the corner of Mavis Avenue and River Road.

    Special note: Event hosted by an external partner at the lower end of the parking lot.

  • Halloween at Fort Langley

    Culture and entertainment Food and drink
    Time: 10:00 AM - 05:00 PM
    Location(s): Fort Langley National Historic Site
    Cost: Regular admission fees apply.

    Event description

    Bring your kids for some fun Halloween activities. Go on a scavenger hunt, trick-or-treat at the historic buildings, and wear your costumes for great photos.

    Admission details

    Please purchase admission inside the Visitor Centre: $7.80/adult; $6.55/senior. Free admission for youth 17 and under and annual pass holders.

     

  • Louis Riel Day

    Culture and entertainment History
    Time: 10:00 AM - 05:00 PM
    Location(s): Fort Langley National Historic Site
    Cost: Regular admission fees apply

    Event description

    Join us for Louis Riel Day, an immersion into Métis culture with fun activities for all ages.

    Admission details

    Please purchase admission inside the Visitor Centre: $7.80/adult; $6.55/senior. Free admission for youth 17 and under and annual pass holders.

    *Those wearing a Métis sash can also get in free!

     

     

  • Douglas Day

    Culture and entertainment History
    Time: 10:00 AM - 05:00 PM
    Location(s): Fort Langley National Historic Site
    Cost: Regular admission fees apply

    Event description

    The significance of Douglas Day is to highlight that on November 19, 1858, Sir James Douglas proclaimed the Colony of British Columbia in the Fort Langley Big House. Join one of our guided tours to learn more about BC’s history. To give you a chance to learn the deeper story, we’re offering our multi-lingual audio tour wands free on November 17th and 19th, 2018. Request yours in the Visitor Centre.

    Admission details

    Please purchase admission inside the Visitor Centre: $7.80/adult; $6.55/senior. Free admission for youth 17 and under and annual pass holders.

     

  • Christmas by Candlelight

    Culture and entertainment Food and drink
    Time: 06:00 PM - 09:00 PM
    Location(s): Fort Langley National Historic Site
    Cost: Tickets at the Door: $18.60/adult $17.30/senior $10.80/annual pass holder

    Event description

    Join in a magical evening of carols and musical performances within Fort Langley’s historic walls. Admire the unique candlelit atmosphere and join costumed interpreters for a guided, holiday-themed tour. leləm’ at the fort café will be open with espresso, drinks and food. Rain, snow or shine! 

    Admission details

    Please purchase admission inside the Visitor Centre.

  • Heritage Holidays at the Fort

    Culture and entertainment Food and drink History
    Location(s): Fort Langley National Historic Site
    Cost: Regular admission fees apply

    Event description

    Hear stories by the fire, taste a roasted chestnut, and join costumed interpreters for a guided, holiday-themed tour. Admire the charming holiday ambiance and take family snapshots at various scenic spots on site.

    Admission details

    Please purchase admission inside the Visitor Centre: $7.80/adult; $6.55/senior. Free admission for youth 17 and under and annual pass holders.

     

  • Heritage Holidays at the Fort

    Culture and entertainment Food and drink History
    Location(s): Fort Langley National Historic Site
    Cost: Regular admission fees apply

    Event description

    Hear stories by the fire, taste a roasted chestnut, and join costumed interpreters for a guided, holiday-themed tour. Admire the charming holiday ambiance and take family snapshots at various scenic spots on site.

    Admission details

    Please purchase admission inside the Visitor Centre: $7.80/adult; $6.55/senior. Free admission for youth 17 and under and annual pass holders.