External Events

Highland Valley Copper Mine Tours

During the summer of 2018, Highland Valley Copper is offering Free Public Tours on Wednesdays at 10 am. This program will run from May through September 2018. Please note that pre-booking is required.

Highland Valley Copper Open House

Come celebrate the 32nd Anniversary of Highland Valley Copper at their family fun event!

The 2018 Fraser River Gold Panning Championships

The 2018 Fraser River Gold Panning Championships

MineralsEd partner, Yukon Dan, will be hosting the 2018 Gold Panning Championships, August 16th - August 19th! There are so many gold panning related activities to participate in, get the scoop on Yukon Dan`s website!


Visit Barkerville!

Learn about life in a thriving mining town in BC’s early days and first gold rush. With a unique streetscape of 125+ heritage buildings, authentic displays, satellite museums, restaurants, shops and accommodations there is so much to explore!