Upcoming Events
of the Higley Association


Always remember to check the website for updates, particularly when weather may affect an event www.higleyflow.com

Approved by the Board 9/17/2023 – pending confirmation from the Norwood Brass Band

Higley Association Event Calendar - 2024

June 8th Youth Fishing Contest begins (Sat.)

July 3rd River of Lights – 9:15 p.m.

July 4th Children’s Parade – Cottage Rd. 10 a.m. Boats following off shore are encouraged to decorate their boats!

July 9th Association Meeting and Potluck Dinner – 6 pm, meeting room, Colton Volunteer Fire Department (handicap accessible).

July 20th 7:30 pm - Ice Cream, entertainment and Fireworks Display at dusk, Firemen’s Field, Gulf & Hanson Rd.

July 21st Norwood Brass Fireman’s Band – Approx. 1-3 pm starting in Big Bay offshore from Cottage Rd. No rain date at this time – check the website for any updates! www.higleyflow.com

Aug. 3rd      Last day Youth Fishing Contest (Sat.)

Aug. 3rd      29th Annual Round the Islands Canoe Race – 9 a.m. sign up

August 13th  Association Meeting and Potluck Dinner – 6 pm, meeting room, Colton Volunteer Fire Department (handicap accessible).

Sept.  11th – 15th Annual Fall water draw-down. Brookfield Power will begin to lower the water on Wednesday and return to normal on Sunday.







Notice:  Not all events at Higley Flow are sanctioned by the Higley Association and not all participants in events will be Higley Association Members.  The Higley Association must assume that all participants in Events have adequate insurance, are properly licensed and comply with all safety regulations.  The Higley Association cannot be held responsible for damage to craft, property or personal injury during Events.


Brianna's Law Is In Effect!!

In effect on 1/1/2020, Brianna’s Law will require all operators of motorized watercraft to complete a state-approved boating safety course by the year 2025.

If you were born after Jan. 1, 1993, you will need a boating safety certification when operating a motorized vessel in: 2020.

If you were born after Jan. 1, 1988, you will need a boating safety certification when operating a motorized vessel in: 2022.

If you were born after Jan. 1, 1983, you will need a boating safety certification when operating a motorized vessel in: 2023.

If you were born after Jan. 1, 1978, you will need a boating safety certification when operating a motorized vessel in: 2025.

All operators of motorized vessels, regardless of age, will need boating safety certification by Jan. 1, 2025.

The fines for not abiding by the law range from $100-$250.




Online Boating Course:   If you'd prefer an online Boating Course, check out https://www.boat-ed.com/newyork/approved_boating_course.html which consists of six timed modules and takes about six hours to complete.  It costs $29.50 paid at the successful completion of the final exam.  At that point you can print out a temporary certificate.  The final card will be sent to you.