Waterford Tugboat Roundup
The Tugboat Roundup is a gathering of tugboats and other vessels and a celebration of New York's maritime industry.
The event typically features about 30 tugs and other vessels including working tugs, historic tugs, mini-tugs, and barges. Over 80 vessels have participated since the festival began in 1999.
Friday, September 6th:
- Early Afternoon: Tugs muster in Albany for the Tugboat Parade
- Evening: Tugboat Parade reaches Waterford
- 7pm to 9pm: Live music
Saturday, September 7th:
- All Day: Docked tugs open for tours, paddle wheel tour boat rides hourly (fee), vendors, live music, presentations, children's activities, and more
Sunday, September 8th:
- All Day: Docked tugs open for tours, paddle wheel tour boat rides hourly (fee), vendors, live music, and more
- Tug Chug 5K at Lock 2