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Heritage Demonstrations

Enhance your experience by registering for a heritage demonstration!

To enhance visitor experience for the summer of 2021, Huble Homestead will host heritage demonstrations during enhanced programming weekends, and plan to do so in a way that keeps both visitors and staff safe! Attendance numbers for demonstrations will no longer be limited, but they will continue to take place outdoors, with enough space between the presenter and audience to maintain proper physical distancing. 

Please note: Masks are no longer required for all visitors taking part in heritage demonstrations. but they are preferred, even if outdoors.

Upcoming Demonstrations

To enhance visitor experience for the summer of 2021, Huble Homestead will host heritage demonstrations during enhanced programming weekends, and plan to do so in a way that keeps both visitors and staff safe! Attendance numbers for demonstrations will no longer be limited, but they will continue to take place outdoors, with enough space between the presenter and audience to maintain proper physical distancing. 

Please note: Masks are no longer required for all visitors taking part in heritage demonstrations. but they are preferred, even if outdoors.

July 17

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Taste of the Past (Saturday)

 

Take a delicious step back in time at Taste of the Past. Join us Saturday to make and taste delicious foods the old-fashioned way, including butter, ice cream, candy, and more! Demonstrations will no longer require pre-booking, but we ask that participants either wear masks or observe adequate physical distancing when taking part in a heritage demonstration or activity!

Ice Cream Making     -     11:15 AM

Make a fresh batch of hand-cranked ice cream with Kiersten, and try samples of our regular ice cream versus a custard based version!

Candy Making     -     12:00 PM

Chat with Kennedy as she talks about the process of making different kinds of candy, and shares with you what she's learned along the way! She'll have samples, and will be whipping up a fresh batch of candy to try as well!

Cheese Making     -     1:30 PM​

Learn the basics of making cheese with Krystal, and follow along as she whips up a simple batch of Queso Blanco, which will then be available to taste.

Sourdough Basics    -     2:15 PM​

Chat with Nicole as she goes through the process of making your own sourdough starter, and makes a basic loaf of sourdough.

Butter Making    -     2:45 PM​

Finish up the day with Krystal, the butter queen, as she walks you through the process of making butter by hand!

DEMONSTRATION SCHEDULE

Huble Homestead Historic Site is a 30 minute drive north of Prince George, BC. Leave the city behind, and make your way up Highway 97, before turning off on Mitchell Road to continue another 6 kilometres down a well-maintained dirt road.

Huble Homestead is dog friendly and open daily for guided tours and shopping in the General Store. Enjoy a picnic or purchase lunch from the BBQ as you relax in the fresh air. Admission is by donation, with a recommended amount of $10.00 per family.

We acknowledge the financial support of the Province of British Columbia.