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  • 2019 Navigation Season on the Erie Canal

    The New York State Canal Corporation has announced the operational hours and dates for the 2019 Navigation Season for the entire canal system. Boaters are advised that, conditions permitting, all portions of the New York State Canal System are scheduled to open Friday, May 17, 2019, at 10:00 a.m. for the 2019 navigation season. There […]Read More »
  • Locktoberfest Seneca Falls 2018

    Join in on the fun as Seneca Falls celebrates their second annual Locktoberfest. It’s an awesome autumn celebration of our local heritage, farms, craft-beverages, food and cuisine, Artisans, crafters, boaters, families and community all along the Seneca Falls Canal Harbor along the “wall” The party kicks off first thing Sat. morning Oct. 6th. as the […]Read More »
  • SUNY / Erie Canal Bicentennial Forum

      Downtown Revitalization Along the Canal: The D.R.I. Program and Waterfront Redevelopment AN ERIE CANAL BICENTENNIAL DISCUSSION September 27, 2018 SUNY Oswego, Oswego, NY Marano Campus Center Auditorium Room 132 OPENING SESSION Welcome and Introduction of Keynote: SUNY Oswego President Deborah F. Stanley Keynote Address: John Maggiore, Director of Policy, Office of Governor Andrew M. […]Read More »
  • Enterprising Waters

    The New York State Museum will open the second and final phase of its exhibition Enterprising Waters: New York’s Erie Canal on Saturday, September 22. The first phase of the exhibition opened in September 2017 and focused on the circumstances leading up to building the canal and the canal’s construction. The second phase of the […]Read More »


New York will be celebrating the 200th Anniversary of the iconic Erie Canal.

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