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Photo Gallery: Canal Days fun

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Photo Gallery: Canal Days fun

Port Colborne was the place to be this weekend for ship watching, food, entertainment, and fun.

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Museum open for family fun for Canal Days

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Museum open for family fun for Canal Days

It was an amazing turnout of families Saturday, Aug. 3/2019, at the Port Colborne Historical and Marine Museum grounds for Canal Days. “We had families lined up to get in really early,” assistant curator Michelle Mason said. “We were supposed to open at 11 a.m., we opened the gate at 10:30. It’s been a steady […]

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Ship watching and ship tours at Canal Days

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Ship watching and ship tours at Canal Days

In the late 1800s and early 1900s, it was common for people to take a picnic lunch and sit along West St. in Port Colborne and watch the ships come and go. That tradition is alive again this weekend at Canal Days. People are grabbing a snack at the food vendors on West St. and […]

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Canal Days Kite Festival ready for take off

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Canal Days Kite Festival ready for take off

Clear skies mixed with a building wind is the perfect recipe for a successful Canal Days International Kite Festival. “We are looking at a building wind throughout the day, this afternoon will have a lot of kites in the sky,” said Canal Days Kite Show organizer Fred Taylor. “Tonight, it will be perfect for our […]

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Canal Days Craft Show supports the community

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Canal Days Craft Show supports the community

If you are making your way to Canal Days this weekend, make sure to stop at the Vale Health and Wellness Centre on the way into town and check out the Port Colborne Optimist Club Canal Days Craft Show. All money raised goes directly into supporting the community. “This is our biggest fundraiser of the […]

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Museum ready for Canal Days visitors

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Museum ready for Canal Days visitors

It’s time for Canal Days in Port Colborne this weekend and the Port Colborne Historical and Marine Museum is planning lots of fun for everyone who is coming to visit. This year is the 41st annual marine heritage celebration that takes over the entire city from Aug. 2 -5/2019. Anywhere between 300,000 to 400,000 will […]

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