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Old-Fashioned Thanksgiving

Sunday, October 9 - 10:30am to 4:00pm

Thanksgiving
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Help us give thanks for another great season by joining us for a Thanksgiving celebration!

Push away from the table and take a break from the turkey by heading out to Huble Homestead to enjoy the fresh fall air! Bundle up and enjoy the crisp air in the morning, then warm up with a steaming cup of apple cider or hot chocolate, or by roasting marshmallows at the fire pit. With the warm fall we've been having, you might find yourself peeling off a layer!

Enjoy the music of Genevieve Jaide in the afternoon while admiring the changing colours of the leaves. Indulge in a warm bowl of chili or borscht from the Thanksgiving menu, or a hamburger or hot dog from the BBQ. Early risers can enjoy pancakes from 10:00 AM to 12:00 PM, then treat yourself to dessert with a slice of apple or strawberry rhubarb pie. As an added bonus, we'll also have whole pies for sale if you need one for your own feast!

Bring the family out and enter the scarecrow making competition, with prizes being awarded to the crowd favourite, the staff favourite, and the most creative! Enjoy a game of croquet or horseshoes, try the stilts, and take part in heritage demonstrations such as butter and ice cream making!

Make a paper or pompom pumpkin in the barn to decorate your table and explore the grounds with our self-guided treasure hunt that'll have you roaming the site! Site tours will also be available for those wanting to learn more about the history of the homestead. Finally, don't miss your last chance to shop in the General Store - get a jump on your Christmas shopping or stock up on candy, and take 10% off all store merchandise (excluding food)!

Schedule
Huble Homestead
Schedule of Events - Sunday, October 9

 

10:00 AM-12:00 PM - Pancake Breakfast

12:00 PM-4:00 PM - Regular BBQ

Try items from our special Thanksgiving menu!

 

10:30 AM - 1:30 PM - Scarecrow making contest

Prizes for Staff Favourite, Crowd Favourite & Most Creative

1:30 PM - Scarecrow contest judging

 

12:00 PM - 2:o0 PM - Music of Genevieve Jaide

10:30 AM - 4:00 PM - Crafts in the Welcome Barn

10:30 AM, 12:00 PM & 2:30 PM - Old-fashioned games

1:00 PM - Ice cream making demonstration

2:30 PM - Butter making demonstration

11:00 AM & 2:00 PM - Tours of Huble Homestead

10% off all merchandise in the General Store all weekend.

Schedule is subject to change.

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 for 40 kilometres, before turning off on Mitchell Road to continue another 6 kilometres down a well-maintained dirt road.

Huble Homestead is dog friendly. 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 assistance of the Province of British Columbia.

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