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Special Events Call 315-337-3999

— 1973 to 2013 —

2013 Monthly Calendar of Events

| May | June | July | Aug | Sept | Oct

March 31 Easter Sunrise Service held at 7 AM in the Sykes Pavilion. The public is invited and there is no charge to attend. This is the only event open for the day.

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May 20

Student group tours begin by reservation only.

May 25

Open for the season. Summer schedule hours begin.

Wednesday - Saturday 10:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.
The Village is Closed Sunday, Monday & Tuesday
Except for school groups by reservation.

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June 1

Canalway Trail Celebration for national trails day. The Canalway Trail Celebration is a coordinated series of local events centered on communities located along the Canalway Trail System. Rome Event: "Discover Where the Erie Canal Began." Mention the Canalway Trail Celebration and receive discounts on admission and rides.

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July 11 Cycling the Canal. See over 400 cyclists, from around the world, as they explore Erie Canal Village, during their week long trek from Buffalo to Albany.
July 27 Celebrate the Village's 40th Birthday
Author's Day Meet and Greet
Free admission and demonstrations. There will be a charge for train rides and wagon rides.

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August 24 & 25

Civil War Encampment - Free Admission. The 12th Regiment US Infantry will be at Erie Canal Village for the weekend. Walk through the soldier's camps, shop at the sutler's tents, watch army scenarios throughout the day and stay for the battle at 2:00 p.m. Saturday and 1:00 p.m. Sunday.

August 17 & 18

Psychic Fair Weekend. Through seances and photography sessions we have found orbs and strong energy throughout the historic site.

Our daytime event features:

  • Kathleen, Reader
  • Joy Davis, Reader
  • Maggie, Angel Card Reader and Reike
  • Dennis Cole, Psychic Intuitive Astrologer
  • Kris Faso, Stone Reader, Seer
  • Linda Bloser, Aura Reflections
  • Joan Kimball, The Palm Reading Lady
  • Lauri Bimpson
  • Davis Jewelry & Gift Sales

Our event will reopen Saturday evening from 7:00 to 9:00 p.m. for an Erie Canal Most Haunted session. This will include background information of our investigations.

Presention with information, photos, and stories about ghosts along the famous Erie Canal. The event will conclude with a photo session.

Bring your own camera and see what you can find on this historic site.

Admission Prices
Psychic Fair (10:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.)
> Adults
> Children (ages 5-17)
Erie Canal Most Haunted (7:00 to 9:00 p.m.)

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Events are subject to change without notice.

5789 Rome New London Road (Routes 46 & 49) | Rome, New York 13440
Phone: 315-337-3999

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