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Lock Opening 

Third Sunday of each Month

weather permitting


Sunday, June 25th

8:30 AM to 4 PM

35th Annual Canal Day

Lock 60 at Schuylkill Canal Park, 400 Towpath Rd., Mont Clare, Pa, 610-917-8030

The SCA invites the community to its 35th annual event.  At Lock 60 and St. Michael’s Park in Mont Clare, PA (right across the river from Phoenixville). This day full of family-oriented fun along the Schuylkill Canal Park includes food, music, kids' games & crafts, competitive activities such as the Schuylkill River Trail Run/Denny Porrini Memorial Run, Horseshoe Tournament, the Canoe/Kayak 5-Mile Water Trail Race, and the and world renowned International Canal Joust. The Canal Day $5/person donation will be accepted upon entering the access road from St. Michael’s Park to Lock 60, children 12 and under are free. Please be advised, Towpath Road will be closed to vehicular traffic, starting at 8:30 AM until 4:00 PM, A handicap-accessible shuttle bus will bring people back and forth, free-of-charge, from the parking area all day. 

Canal Day Events 2017  

9:00 AM Trail Run

9:00 AM to 11:00 AM Fishing Derby

11:00 to 4:00 Locktenders House will be open to guest

11:00 to 4:00 Historical reenactors and entertainment will be in the area of the Lock and Locktenders House

11:00 Horseshoe Tournament

 11:00 Can Jam Tournament

11:00 Canoe and Kayak Race

11:00 Food Trucks

11:00 to 5:00 Live Music

11:00 Tom and Jimmy Show

1:00 Afrobear

4:00 Canadian Tuxedo

During intermission Magician Zach Evans

11:00 to 5:00 Sly Fox Beer Garden

3:00 Canal Joust

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