Calendar of Events

2021 World Canals Conference

Ongoing Opportunities

  • August 30 - September 2, 2021

Every year the World Canals Conference brings together canal enthusiasts, professionals, and scholars from around the world to discuss a variety of topics related to canals. These conferences have been an annual event since 1988. The event features morning presentations everyday related to this year’s theme, Historic Canals Today: Education, Recreation, and Tourism. In the afternoon attendees will hit the road for study tours along the C&O Canal. Visit their website for more information.

Attendance starts at $475/person