Port Colborne Historical and Marine Museum Event

Canal Days Marine Heritage Festival
August 3, 2019 - August 4, 2018

August 4 & 5 11am to 5pm

A Family-Friendly Place for Old-Fashioned Fun and Learning!  

Canal Days at the Museum is your destination for marine displays and photographs as well as railway, airplane and ship models.  Enjoy the Great Lakes Model Boat Association’s remote control boat show in action and the Niagara Antique Power Association’s demonstrations from corn shucking to steam whistles.

Watch artisans demonstrate their skills in blacksmithing, woodcarving, spinning, rope ladder-making and other crafts throughout the heritage village.

Satisfy your taste buds with food prepared by Mary Jane Smith from Riverside Berry Farm. Savour tea and freshly-baked biscuits in Arabella’s Edwardian Tea Room.

Explore our exhibits in the main museum gallery plus much more!

  • Kids’ Zone – Face-painting, Heritage Dress-Up, Scavenger Hunt, Story Time, Games
  • Giant Sand Box
  • Official Canal Days T-Shirts for Sale
  • Heritage Interpreters
  • Heritage Artisans
  • Tintype Photographer – Have your tintype photo taken!

Find a shady spot to enjoy good music, food, and family fun during the 40th Annual Canal Days at the Museum.

Free Admission, sponsored by Lower Lakes Towing Ltd. 

Location: 
Port Colborne Historical and Marine Museum, 280 King Street
Target Audience: 
Family Friendly
Fee: 
Free Admission