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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


Country Kickoff to Summer

Stop by Alexandria Bay for 2 days of live entertainment, a display from Fort Drum and maybe even a chicken wing contest and fireworks!…
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2019 Grape Blossom Festival

The 2019 Grape Blossom Festival is back! What a great way to kick off your summer!! The annual festival includes an artisan and craft…
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5/25/19 - 5/26/19

Memorial Day Artists Studio Tour

This annual studio tour is self-guided. Maps are available by calling 315-777-3385.
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