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Wayne County Canal Fest 2022

August 20 @ 10:00 am - 4:00 pm

Free
9th annual canal fest poster

Wayne County Canal Fest 2022 is a free rain-or-shine event. Bring your whole family and enjoy crafts, historic demonstrations, live music, beautiful scenery, and delicious food. Bring a blanket or lawn chair and spend the day in D & H Canal Park at Lock 31, the 17-acre park and historic site along the beautiful Lackawaxen River.

The festival will feature live traditional music by Poison Love acoustic band from 10 am to 1 pm; Ann Loeb/Mike Baglione acoustic band from 1 pm to 4 pm; a blacksmithing demonstration by Gravity Forge; wood carving by the Cherry Ridge Wood Carvers and Tom Hollister; early trapping and outdoor skills demonstration by Ed Burgholzer; guided history and nature walks by Sally Talaga and John Harvey; fiber arts display and demonstrations; and the Stourbridge Lion “cub” which will once again make an appearance.

Food, including grilled meats, sides, and home-baked goods will be available for purchase. Seven local authors will be signing and selling their books. Local history-related items including books and the three-part D & H Canal Co. documentary can be viewed and purchased inside the Canal Store.

Details

Date:
August 20
Time:
10:00 am - 4:00 pm
Cost:
Free
Event Category:
Website:
https://www.waynehistorypa.com/news/current/08202022

Venue

D & H Canal Park
179 Texas Palmyra Hwy
Hawley, PA 18428
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Phone:
(570) 253-3240
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