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Canal Day

Wharton, NJ
August 18, 2018
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Mark your calendars for the annual Canal Day Music & Craft Festival on Saturday, August 18th along the Morris Canal at Hugh Force Canal Park in Wharton! The festival celebrates the Morris Canal and its contributions to the development of the communities along its banks. The festival features live music on two stages, fine crafts & art show, blacksmith demonstrations, delicious food, pony rides, and canal related activities such as guided walking tours of the canal, narrated boat rides, and kayaking. After the festival, there will be a spectacular fireworks display at Robert Street Park.

See Canal Day’s Facebook page for a complete schedule of events taking place during the festival.


  • Saturday, August 18th: 10am – 5pm


  • Free admission
  • Off street parking available for $5

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180 W Central Ave, Wharton, NJ 07885

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