Special Events

Brighton 200: A celebration of a Rich Community History

When: Sun., Nov. 23, 2 p.m. 2014

Brighton was a Seneca Indian hunting ground before becoming an Erie Canal village in 1823. With a robust nursery and farming community, Brighton became the brick industry capital of upstate New York in the 1800's.Share in the celebration of Brighton's rich history through historic images presented by Brighton's Town Historian Mary Jo Lanphear and architectural historian Arlene Vanderlinde.