2017 Conowingo Dam Open House

The Conowingo Dam opens its doors to the public only once a year!  See how clean, reliable electricity is generated using the power of the Susquehanna River.  We expect over 1,000 visitors over this two-day family friendly event.  The tour includes an in-depth look at operations inside the hydroelectric power station.

Event Time:                            

Friday, September 22 (11:00 a.m. – 3:30 p.m.)

Saturday, September 23 (10:00 a.m. – 2:45 p.m.)

Location:                                

Conowingo Dam Pavilion

2569 Shures Landing Road

Darlington, MD 21034

To reserve your tour, please call: 410-457-2427 (weekdays 9 a.m. - 5 p.m.).

Background: Conowingo is the largest producer of renewable energy in Maryland, capable of generating 572 megawatts of clean energy. The dam is currently in the relicensing process, having been a source of clean, reliable energy for thousands of residents and businesses for more than 80 years. Each year, more than 250,000 visitors enjoy the recreation provided by Conowingo Dam, which includes the preservation of thousands of acres of open space for hiking, bike riding and photography and access to the Susquehanna River for fishing, boating and kayaking. For more information about Conowingo Dam's relicensing process and recreational activities, please visit www.supportconowingodam.com. Join us on Twitter and You Tube.

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