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A destination that visitors come to again and again.

The 1000 Islands is a sightseer’s paradise and a popular destination for those looking for an authentic outdoor vacation. Located along the peaceful border between northern New York State (United States) and southeastern Ontario (Canada), the 1000 Islands is a region of endless shorelines, rich history and unique culture.

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Whether a visitor is here to golf on an island or enjoy the peace and tranquility that comes with dropping into a chair along the water to watch the waves go by, the 1000 Islands offers something for every vacation pace.

Featured Events

1/30/19 - 2/17/19

What a Young Wife Ought to Know @ Theatre Kingston, Kingston, ON

What a Young Wife Ought to Know, a tragic romance by internationally renowned Canadian playwright Hannah Moscovitch, will be directed by Rosemary Doyle and…
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2/1/19 - 2/24/19

2018-19 Watertown Wolves Home Games

The Watertown Wolves are a minor professional hockey team in the Federal Hockey League based in Watertown, NY, and play home games at the Watertown Municipal Arena. The Wolves are the…
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2/1/19 - 3/22/19

Art of Winter Goes Tropical @ Thousand Islands Arts Center

The art isn’t the only thing going tropical…so is our opening reception! Invite your friends and family to a fun-filled tropical event and themed…
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