It’s time to play again, Port Colborne opens playgrounds

It’s time to play again, Port Colborne opens playgrounds

The City of Port Colborne has begun reopening the playgrounds around the city Friday, July 24/2020, part of Stage 3 of the Province’s reopening framework. According to a City of Port Colborne press release, the playgrounds at H.H. Knoll Lakeview Park, Centennial Park/Cedar Bay Beach and Lock 8 Gateway Park would be opened by the […]

Port Museum invites you to tell your story for Heritage Week

Port Museum invites you to tell your story for Heritage Week

The Port Colborne Historical and Marine Museum and the L.R. Wilson Heritage Archives are inviting Port Colborne residents to share your story this week during Heritage Week February 18 -24/2019. They are exploring the theme “Heritage: The Ties that Bond.” Residents are being asked to join them on social media by sharing an artifact or […]

Canal Days: the port of choice for thousands this weekend

Canal Days: the port of choice for thousands this weekend

As the 40th annual Port Colborne Canal Days Marine Heritage Festival wrapped up Monday Aug. 6/2018 the City of Port Colborne is reflecting on the success of this year’s event. “The word amazing doesn’t say enough about how this weekend has been,” said Port Colborne Mayor John Maloney on Monday after a morning cruise on […]

Another amazing day at Canal Days Marine Heritage Festival

Another amazing day at Canal Days Marine Heritage Festival

Every year the Sunday is usually the best day for visitors to Canal Days Marine Heritage Festival in Port Colborne, 2018 was no different as crowds of people descended on the city to celebrate the 40th year of the festival. “It looks like it’s another record year,” Michelle Cuthbert, corporate communications officer City of Port […]

Canal Days Marine Heritage Festival draws in the crowds

Canal Days Marine Heritage Festival draws in the crowds

Port Colborne’s 40th Annual Canal Days Marine Heritage Festival drew crowds of people eager to participate in the celebration Saturday Aug. 4/2018. “It’s been unbelievable, the turnout is incredible,” Port Colborne Historical and Marine Museum assistant curator Michelle Mason said. “I don’t think we’ve ever seen a Saturday this busy.” “We have the new medieval […]

BBBSSN wins again at Canal Days Sawhorse Races

BBBSSN wins again at Canal Days Sawhorse Races

Though the official winner of the coveted Humberstone Cup was the team from Music Depot, it was Big Brothers Big Sisters South Niagara (BBBSSN) that won the day from this year’s Port Colborne Main Street BIA Fourth Annual Sawhorse Race Saturday Aug. 4/2018. The Canal Days event brought out five teams in friendly competition to […]