Enjoy Events and Festivals

Celebrate, Learn, Enjoy!

Hundreds of thousands of residents and visitors celebrate their canal heritage at a variety of canal-related festivals and events each year. Join the fun!

2019 Corridor-wide Events:

Featured Community Events

These events will give you reasons to head to the water and to canal communities again and again. In addition to this listing, please visit the NYS Canal Corporation for a complete canal calendar.

Rome Locktoberfest

October 5   >>   Bellamy Harbor Park, Rome
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Water/Ways Tour

October 5 - November 17   >>   Buffalo Niagara Heritage Village, Amherst, NY
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Erie Canal Music and Stories

October 12   >>   Buffalo Niagara Heritage Village Museum, Amherst
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Mohawk Towpath Byway Duathlon

October 20   >>   Riverview Orchards, Rexford
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3rd Annual Erie Canal Run

October 26   >>   Sullivan Parks and Recreation Building, Chittenango
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Water/Ways Tour

Novemer 23 - January 5, 2020   >>   Chapman Museum, Glens Falls, NY
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