Entries by lmenz

2021 Calendars are Here!

We are pleased to announce that the 2021 Orleans County Tourism Calendars are here! This year we are selling the calendars to the public for $10 (+8% tax). Get a sneak peak of the beautiful images captured by our photographers below. Until we get our shopping cart program fully functional, contact lynne@orleanscountytourism.com to order. All […]

Canalway Challenge 2020

This message is from Jean Mackay, Erie Canalway National Heritage Corridor’s Director of Communications and Outreach, October 16, 2020: THANK YOU for your continued support and enthusiasm for the Canalway Challenge during this highly irregular year. Whether you’ve posted to social media, put out rack cards, hung banners, worked to beautify the trail, or welcomed visitors […]

New Fall Fishing Program

Fall fishing is well underway—and the New York Canal Corporation and Department of Environmental Conservation are working to create a longer season and even better angling experience in Western New York. For the first time in recent memory, New York is raising canal gates and releasing water from the Erie Canal into Lake Ontario tributaries. […]

Enjoy Wide Open Spaces this Summer!

Most likely, your travel plans for 2020 went out the window along with any sense of normalcy. We empathize with all who are looking to escape from the stressors of the last several months while trying to circumnavigate the restrictions to travel long distances or visit major attractions.  Whether you’re in need of a sense of […]

New Confection & Craft Beverage Pages

We added two new pages to our website to streamline the search for the culinary arts businesses such as Restaurants, Wines & Craft Beverages, Confections and Agri-Tourism/Markets.  Prior to this, our Wines & Craft Beverages were integrated in with the Agri-Tourism listings. These are now on their own page: Wineries & Craft Beverages complete with […]

Celebrating Memorial Day in 2020

In honor of Memorial Day 2020, we created a page to catalog the permanent memorials in Orleans County that honor our veterans. We invite you for a “Virtual Visit” by clicking on the link: Military Memorials page. There’s no better time than the present – especially as our annual celebrations have been cancelled and our […]

Introducing the 2020 OC Travel Guide!

We are excited to introduce the 2020 Orleans County Travel and Adventure Guide! The design is complete and can be viewed below or by clicking here. Printing will be done in early April with an expected delivery date of April 15th. Locally, they will be available at the Orleans County libraries (Medina, Albion, Lyndonville & […]