Events & Programs


From from canoeing and bicycling to large fundraisers, the Ohio & Erie Canalway Coalition offers a wide variety of events for individuals, friends, and families to enjoy while supporting the OECC efforts. Programs offer participants the chance to learn more about the Ohio & Erie Canal and what it means to become a steward of the environment. Continue to check below for more information on our upcoming events, programs, volunteer opportunities and more!


Upcoming Events

Canoe AdventureCanoe Adventure: July 7 

Take a leisurely canoe trip along the Ohio & Erie Canal between Nesmith Lake and Sumimt Lake, complete with picnic lunch. Learn about Canalway history and see wildlife up close! Learn more here.


Canal Cleanup

Knock Trash Out of The Canal!: July 21 

Support the Towpath Trail and Ohio & Erie Canal by volunteering with at our summer cleanup in Park East neighborhood of Akron. Learn more here.


Congressman Ralph Regula Memorial RideCongressman Regula Memorial Ride: August 11

Join our family-friendly ride through Stark and southern Summit Counties. Begin and end in Canal Fulton with a picnic lunch! Learn more here.

Towpath Classic GolfersTowpath Classic: August 24

Golf to support the Ohio & Erie Canalway! Join us with your colleagues at Roses Run Country Club for a morning of sport, raffles, and good times. Learn more here.