Welcome to the Orleans County Heritage Festival!


2017 OC Heritage Fest Program Cover

Click to download 2017 Program [PDF]

The Orleans County (NY) Heritage Festival is a county-wide celebration of historical and cultural attractions. Visitors will be visiting a host of locations  to deepen their appreciation of our region’s priceless people, places, organizations and assets based on selected themes. This year, the festival is occurring over an extended period so you can attend multiple workshops, lectures and programs.

Friday, September 7 to Sunday, September 16, 2018

2018 Festival Themes:

  • Erie Canal: celebrating the 200th anniversary of its creation
  • Women’s History: commemorating Orleans County Women throughout History
  • Barns & Barn Quilt Trail
  • Nature & Wildlife

Brought to you by Orleans County Tourism and a group of passionate volunteers!