Contact Information

Town of Wawayanda
175th Anniversary
Celebration Committee


Town Clerk's Office
845-355-5700 x3


Celebration Information

Shannen Park
1918 RT-284
Slate Hill, NY 10973
September 14th, 2024
2-8 PM
Fireworks at dusk

175th Anniversary Celebration

Come celebrate the 175th Anniversary of the Town of Wawayanda at beautiful Shannen Park.
September 14th, 2024  |  2-8 PM
Fireworks at dusk

Food trucks, Contests, Games, Live Music, Local History Display, Self-Guided Tours of Historic Locations in Town

Historical Slate Hill

Celebration Fundraising

The 175th Committee is selling old road signs that have been approved for surplus on a first come, first serve basis, for $10 each. Payable in cash ONLY at the Town Clerk's office.

Remaining signs will also be available for purchase this Saturday, May 18th, at the Spring Clean Up.

Celebration Participation

We would like to have some craft and artesian vendors, especially local Wawayanda residents, at the event. If any businesses that make homemade items and goods, holiday decor, foods, etc. are interested or would like more information, please call the Town Clerk's office at 845-355-5700 x 3.

Do you have any old photos, documents, or other historical artifacts of our town's history? Send an email to [email protected]

Town of Wawayanda Historical Information

Wawayanda Our Town

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Town of Wawayanda 175th Anniversary (1849-2024)

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Town of Wawayanda Historical Photos

View of Slate Hill
Floyd Elmore Farm
Dining Hall CCC
Fire Grant Evans Blacksmith
New Hampton Post Office
Street Scene
KE Skinners Store
Main Street