Born and raised in Delphi, McCain said there are about 2,500 people who attend the festival annually and some are even from out of state.
"The biggest thing is you kind of get to step yourself back in history," McCain said.
Amie Sites is a reporter at the Pharos-Tribune. She can be reached at 574-732-5117 or email@example.com.
If you go • What: Canal Days • When: Saturday 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. and Sunday noon to 4 p.m. • Where: Wabash & Erie Canal Park, 1030 W. North Washington St., Delphi • Cost: Admission is to park is free and boat ride tickets are $7 for adults and $4 for children 17 and under.