Celebrate the History of Cohoes by visiting the downtown that made that history come to life

welcome to "a community that cares"

Welcome to Cohoes, “A Community That Cares” Our Heritage Days offer a wonderful opportunity to reflect on a proud past and very promising future. These are exciting times in Cohoes which become times to cherish when we come together in celebration and hope. So I invite you to take the time to enjoy our Heritage Days events along with the talents and treasures of our extraordinary home town; Cohoes, “A Community That Cares”.
                                                                                       Mayor George E. Primeau, Sr.


Heritage Days this year will be May 15 and May 16. 


“Mastodon Challenge” 15K Race, 5K Run/Walk and Kid’s Fun Run

Heritage Days

Get ready for Cohoes Heritage Days, May 15-16
Posted on April 30, 2015
| By Tim Blydenburgh

May 15 and May 16
Friday May 15th
4:00 – 6:00 pm.  Rotary BBQ
Cohoes Community Center
Eat in or take out is available.

Saturday May 16th

Saturday May 16 start your day by visiting Falls View Park at the Cohoes Falls. Next stop at the Interpretive Center at Clinton’s Ditch on North Mohawk Street. Here you will find brochures of a self-guided tour of the Cohoes Heritage Trail. Follow this trail to the Cohoes RiverSpark Visitor Center, 58 Remsen Street.

Visit Falls View Park at the
Cohoes Falls Tours of the
three turbine rooms at the Harmony Mills

 Cohoes Library: Friends of the Library
Annual Book, Bake and Bloom Sale
at the Library

The Gen. Peter Gansevoort Chapter
will host genealogy research
at the Cohoes Library from
10 a.m. until 2 p.m.
Dolly Rogers and Kristen Moore
will be the facilitators.

Spindle City Society at the Visitors Center
will open
noon to 4 pm
with exhibits and activities.

Walking tour of the Enlarged Erie Canal.
Start at the Pump House
end at the Cohoes Visitors Center.
Possible involvement of the students from Cohoes Middle School.

Van Schaick Mansion
will be open 10: am to 3 pm.
Activities include tour of the mansion
and Steve Khoury, Colonial Blacksmith throughout the day.

Art Display at 147 Remsen Street Cohoes, Window on Remsen.
Choose Cohoes for Art
Committee Letter

St. Michael's Polish Dinner 3-7pm at their Parish Hall

The Parish of Holy Trinity will hold Mass at the Cohoes Falls
4pm (Weather permitting at 4 pm.)

Kick off of Restaurant Week to celebrate the 145 Anniversary of the City of Cohoes.






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Cohoes, NY 12047
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