We have a lot of exciting things going on this season. Each month has a different theme, so why not decide which theme you like and mark your calendar to come and visit us.
We have restored our railroad operations for the 1997 season.
Our hours are: 9:30 A.M. to 6:00 P.M (May 24th - September 1st)
September 2nd - October 12th we will only be open on weekends.
|MAY - Trains and Transportation Adventure Month|
|May 24 & 25||Memorial Day Weekend:
Special train exhibits and interactive programs for all ages.
|JUNE - Packet Boat Madness Month|
|June 14 & 15||Flag Day / Father's Day:
Join Dad for a relaxing packet boat ride on the historic Erie Canal and an
"OLD FASHIONED" PICNIC.
|June 21 & 22||Summer Celebration:
Celebrate the beginning of summer with "SPECIAL" activities.
|Cool stuff||Did you know Father's ride the Packet Boat FREE in June when
accompanied by a child (under 18) during June?
|JULY - Erie Canal Birthday Celebration Month|
|July 4||Erie Canal Birthday Celebration / Fourth Of July:
Join us for fireworks and more!
|July 5 & 6||Erie canal "SPECIAL" Birthday Celebration.|
|July 12 & 13||Erie canal "SPECIAL" Birthday Celebration.|
|July 19 & 20||Erie canal "SPECIAL" Birthday Celebration.|
|July 26 & 27||Honor America Days Festival (in conjunction with downtown Rome celebration).|
|Cool stuff||Did you know July 4, 1997 marks the 180th anniversary of the first shovelful
of earth to be turned in the construction of the Erie Canal?
|AUGUST - Family Values and American Heritage Month|
|Aug. 2 & 3||Family values weekend:
The whole family can participate in weekend activities that span two centuries
(in conjunction with Ft. Stanwix National Park).
|Aug. 9 & 10||Erie canal Summer Festival.|
|Aug. 16 & 17||Family values weekend:
The whole family can participate in weekend activities that span two centuries.
|Aug. 23 & 24||Craft Fair:
Area crafters will participate in this 2nd annual event.
|Aug. 28 & 31
& Sept. 1
|Harvest Festival Weekend:
Celebration of 19th century life at the close of the farming season.
|Cool stuff||Did you know Erie canal Village offers a History Hunt for children of all ages during your tour?|
|SEPTEMBER - Harvesting in the 19th Century Month|
|Sept. 13 & 14||Taste Festival (in conjunction with downtown Rome celebration).|
|Sept. 20 & 21||Apple Festival|
|Sept 27 & 29||Cheese Festival.|
|Cool stuff||Did you know the Erie canal Village horses can bee seen, demonstrating farming and field work when not pulling the boat?|
|OCTOBER - EEEEEEEEEErie Village Month|
|Oct. 3 & 4||Fall foliage celebration:
Apples, Pumpkins, and MORE!
|Oct. 10 & 14||Fall foliage celebration:
Apples, Pumpkins, and MORE!
|Oct. 24 - 31||Haunted Nights Festival:
Join us in the Haunted House, on a Haunted Hayride or on
Eeeeeeeerie Street for safe Trick or Treating (for children under 12).
|Cool stuff||Did you know you can join us for a Halloween celebration this month, ALL month?|
|NOVEMBER- Harvesting in the 19th Century Month|
|Nov. 8||Thanksgiving Celebration.|
|Nov. 15||Wagon ride and dinner & Thanksgiving Celebration.|
|Nov. 22||Wagon ride and dinner & Thanksgiving Celebration.|
|Cool stuff||Did you know that you could join a horse drawn wagon ride around the Village followed by entertainment and dinner in or 1850's Tavern?|
|DECEMBER- Hollyberry Holidays Month|
|Dec. 13||Children's Holiday Workshop.|
|Dec. 13 & 14||Holiday Celebration.|
|Dec. 20||Children's Holiday Workshop.|
|Dec. 20 & 21||Holiday Celebration.|
|Cool stuff||Did you know Erie Canal Village presents a 19th century Christmas tradition complete with horse drawn sleigh rides, decorations and holiday activities?|