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Events in Lockport
Lockport, NY is a small town making a comeback, and there is a lot to do in what used to be the sleepy little city along the Erie Canal.Lockport, NY got its name from the world famous Erie Canal locks that are right in the heart of downtown Lockport, and during the spring and summer months you can take a tour down the locks and watch them work for yourself. In the autumn months the caves below the canal are opened up as one of the scariest attractions you will ever see. Even the bus ride to the canal cave tours will scare the wits out of you.Lockport, NY is home to some of the best in live summer entertainment, as the city proudly hosts the Canal Concert Series again this summer. This year such world class acts as The Cult, Queensryche, and the Charlie Daniels Band will grace the stage in downtown Lockport, NY.If that isn?t enough for you there is the annual Fourth of July parade, the celebration of the lighting of the downtown Christmas lights, and the annual New Year?s Eve celebration which includes live music outdoors along with local food vendors and other merchants.The little town of Lockport, NY is making a comeback, and you are invited along for the ride.