Known as the Gateway to the 1000 islands, Gananoque [Gan-a-nock-wee] is a Haudenosaunee word meaning town on two rivers, meadow rising out of water or water flowing over rocks. Gananoque is rich in history and culture, with unique heritage buildings and architecture, and unsurpassed landscapes and natural assets. We are a place steeped in creativity with a vibrant spirit, engaging culture, a place where we work collectively to preserve, encourage and foster our culturally-rich region. Also home to many cultural events including 1000 Islands Writer's  Festival, Music in the Park & Culture Days.

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