VOLUNTEER HOLIDAY OPEN HOUSE
December 6, 2020 From 1 to 4 P.M.
VOLUNTEER AWARD DINNER
March 20, 2021
NEW VOLUNTEER ORIENTATION DAY
April 10, 2021
April 24, 2021
SUMMER @ THE LIZ AND DAVE BEEBE ERIE CANAL PARK
Sunday, May 2, 2021
OPENING DAY at the Liz and Dave Beebe Erie Canal Park and Sims' Store
Museum, 5750 DeVoe Road. The museum, filled with canal memorabilia, is open
Sundays from 1-5 P.M. Narrated Boat Tours on the historic canal travel across the
1844 Nine Mile Creek Aqueduct, the only restored navigable Aqueduct, in New York State.
(Sailings 1,2,3,4 P.M.; $4 adults, $2 children, under 5 free, maximum family $11), snack bar, gift shop
and picnic pavilion. Kayaks and canoes are welcome. Fishing is permitted. The park
is open daily year-round and is part of the Canalway Trail extending from Buffalo
to Albany. There are 13 miles of trails for hiking and biking. Additional museum
hours: Wednesdays and Thursdays Noon - 4 P.M. The museum is open Saturdays year-round
from Noon - 4 P.M. Groups tours and use of the pavilion can be arranged by
STEAM-UPS May-Oct. The second Sunday of each month. (Refer to Steam Engine Exhibit page)
VOLUNTEER MEMORIAL DAY PARADE & PICNIC May 31, 2021 Noon picnic @ pavillion
DELICIOUS DESSERT CRUISES July & August (Refer to Dessert Cruises) our
LUNCHEON CRUISES available by appointment (Refer to Boat Tours)
VOLUNTEER ANNUAL CHICKEN BBQ July 17, 2021 @ noon in the pavilion
TOWPATH DAY August 14, 2021 11 A.M. - 4 P.M.
LEGACY OF THE ERIE CANAL, is a family orientated festival
celebrating canal history featuring a series of narrated vignettes along a mile
section of the historic canal. Other activities: Rotary 5K Race, demonstrations of
old fashion crafts, blacksmith, kids stuff, vendors, steam-up, visit "PADDY", the Mule,
great entertainment and food.
SNIPPETS AND TALES Sept. 19 & Oct. 17, 2021
VOLUNTEER HOLIDAY PARTY Dec. 5, 2021