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Party Like it’s 1817: Film, Cruise & Concert

September 2 @ 4:00 pm - 8:00 pm


The Heartland Passage Tour is a unique new performance event that will travel on the Erie Canal September 2 – 23 to celebrate the bicentennial of the digging of the canal and demonstrate its cultural and historic impact through songs, stories and the documentary film Boom and Bust.

Here is the schedule for this stop on the tour:

4:00 PM: FREE showing of Boom & Bust: America’s Journey on the Erie Canal, a short documentary by Academy Award-winning filmmaker Paul Wagner, that meditates on the economic cycles along the canal that speak to the fate and promise of the American dream.

5:00 PM: Cruise and Concert with the Dady Brothers and Kit Fallon, and storytellers
$20 tickets can be purchased at

For more about Boom and Bust, see short trailer here:


September 2
4:00 pm - 8:00 pm


The Erie Canal Museum
Erie Canal Cruises, Inc.
The Heartland Passage Tour


Barge Canal Terminal
800 Mohawk St.
Herkimer, NY United States
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