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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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Featured Events

1/24/20 - 1/25/20

Snowtown USA Film Festival

Snowtown Film Festival, a winter celebration of film, will be held on January 24-25, 2020 in historic downtown Watertown, NY. Now entering its fifth…
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Snowtown USA Thompson Park Day

Snowtown USA Thompson Park Day 10:00 am – 1:00 pm FREE (Monetary Donations Accepted) Hot Air Balloon Rides (rides are tethered). Dog Sled Demonstrations…
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Snowtown USA Color the Zoo

The New York Zoo at Thompson Park will offer Snow Art. We welcome the community to decorate the lawns with snowmen, igloos, snow statues,…
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