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!

Please note: Event dates in 2020 are highly subject to change due to evolving conditions related to the COVID-19 pandemic. Please check with event organizers for the most up-to-date information.

2020 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.

Locktoberfest Lockport

September 26   >>   Canal Street, Lockport
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Locktoberfest Phoenix

October 3   >>   Phoenix
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Locktoberfest Rome

October 3   >>   Bellamy Harbor Park, Rome
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Locktoberfest Fort Edward

October 17   >>   Fort Edward
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