Locktoberfest is September 28, 9:00-5:00 on Canal St. Lockport, NY

Erie Canal activities

Lock 68 Dedication


Join the official dedication of the completed Lock 68 rehabilitation

Locktenders Reenactment and Photo Session


Lockport Rotary members will dress in period costume and recreate the photograph of the 12 Lock tenders that the Lock Tenders Monument are being modeled after

Reconstruction Tours of the Flight of Five

Join Locks Heritage District Docents for tours of the operations of the active lock gates, learn about the current reconstruction and what future phases will bring

Docent Tours of the Locks District Museum

docents will be on site within the Locks District Museum, located in the canal channel at the base of the locks, and will walk you through the engineering marvels of both locks systems

canal street activities

Balloons with Mr. No the Balloon Guy


choose your favorite animal, character or creature and Mr. No will create you something very special!

Kid's Games


Come and play games for prizes with the Medina FFA and the LHS!

Family Crafts


Decorate a mini pumpkin, create a fall crown, and help us complete the world's largest connect the dot's puzzle

Joel's Canal Boat Pond


Win a prize every time!

$.50 per chance

Erie Canal Discovery Center


make sure to visit for interactive and immersive displays on the Erie Canal

don't leave without visiting the gift shop!