August 14, 2023 - August 18, 2023
Torch Relay through each Town in Wayne County.
Monday, August 14, 2023
Wayne County’s yearlong Bicentennial Celebration will include a 200-mile Torch Relay that will travel through the towns, villages, and hamlets in Wayne County. The relay will begin at the Wayne County Fairgrounds on Monday, August 14th and end at the Fairgrounds on Friday, August 18th. The route will average about 40 miles per day, travel past over 100 historical sites, make use of the Canal Path along the historic Erie Canal, have gathering stops at select historic sites, be accompanied by historic vehicles, and be followed by the Wayne County Sheriff’s Department for safety. For more information on how to sign up to be a runner, click here.