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Canal Day Music & Craft Festival
August 21 @ 10:00 am - 5:00 pmFree
The Canal Day Festival is an Old Time Country Fair that celebrates the Morris Canal through Living History. Visit a Civil War encampment, and learn about the war of secession through demonstration provided by the 27th Regiment of New Jersey. Learn about America’s fight for independence first hand from the soldiers of the 3rd New Jersey Regiment. The Brigade portrays the lives and times of America from 1775 to 1783. Learn the art of Blacksmithing. Learn about how the Morris Canal helped to fuel the industrial Revolution, and the development of Northern New Jersey by taking a Narrated Boat Tour provided by the Canal Society of New Jersey. Travel along the canal on a horse drawn hay ride. Listen to Ten of NJ’s Best Musical Artists, Free Kayak Rides on the canal, Animal shows, pony rides, over 100 Craft & Art vendors, Great Food, Fireworks, and more. visit canalday.org
Free admission, off street parking available $5.00