Canada Day is quickly approaching and this year will mark our 147th year of independence! There is always a lot of fun to be had on Canada Day, and Niagara Falls offers so many great events to celebrate! Canada Day is our chance to show our patriotism and pride towards our country so lets do it right!

Canada Day isn’t complete without a dazzling display of fireworks and at Niagara Falls you will get the absolute best view. Watch from the top of Clifton Hill as the sky becomes illuminated. Electric Blonde will take the Queen Victoria Park stage at 8:00pm for a FREE concert.The...

There is plenty going on in Niagara Falls for the Victoria Day long weekend. With spring finally here and sun expected for the weekend, it’s a perfect chance to get away for a few days. Here are some of the highlights to look into when planning your weekend:

On Friday night kicking off the Virgil Stampede and the long weekend is a performance by Juno Award winner Kim Mitchell. Former lead singer and guitarist for the band Max Webster before leading a solo career, Kim Mitchell is now a radio host for Q107 in Toronto. With the Virgil Sports Park doors opening at 6:00pm and Kim...

With Easter soon approaching, there are lots of exciting events and goodies coming to Niagara Falls. With Easter comes egg hunts, chocolate, a long weekend, and finally some much needed warmer weather!

This year April Fools came and went with no huge pranks in Niagara Falls, however this has not always been the case. On April 1, 1980 Niagara Falls had “stopped” due to an ice jam according to fabricated reporter Michael Clarkson. Quoting a hydro worker named J.D Salinger (suspiciously the same name as the famous American author), it was surprising that The Toronto Star...

With March Break soon approaching, there are lots of exciting events coming to Niagara Falls this month. Here are some events that are definitely worth looking into:

The Fallsview Casino has some amazing performances lined up for March, the most anticipated acts are the multi-talented Jamie Foxx and 17 time Grammy Award winner Tony Bennett. Other performances to look forward to include The Lovin’ Spoonful with fan favourites like “Do You Believe In Magic”, the former lead guitarist of the Eagles, Don Felder, and international pop singer Jenny Tseng.

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When you think about Niagara Falls, one of the first words that comes to mind is romance. The atmosphere of the city, the natural beauty of the Falls, and the diverse range of romantic activities to experience in Niagara Falls make it a perfect destination for couples. These are important factors to consider when planning something memorable for that special someone. To help you out, we have put together a few ideas to help inspire your perfect getaway in Niagara Falls:
Daytime Activities:
There are plenty of award winning spas in Niagara. A couples outing at one of these spas...

Enjoy the Winter Festival of Lights, Canada’s foremost illumination festival in its most famous address – Niagara Falls – as we capture the magic of the holiday season from November 9, 2013 to January 31, 2014.

The Winter Festival of Lights began in 1983 and is proud to be Canada’s largest illumination festival and the premiere illumination festival in North America, attracting over 1.5 million visitors and hundreds of motor coaches annually.  It has been recognized as a Festival of Distinction by Festivals & Events Ontario and a Top 100...

For the first time, Niagara Falls will be playing host to one of the most incredibly sporting events to ever happen. On December 1st, 2012, Niagara Falls will be the first stop of the Red Bull Crashed Ice Tour. What is this event your asking? Well, who better to explain it then Red Bull themselves:

“Take some of the best and toughest ice-hockey players in the world, a sizzling atmosphere, stunning surroundings, tonnes of steel, a huge cooling system and...

Following the sucess of Nik Wallenda's historic walk across Niagara Falls on June 15th, the stage is set for the record breaking Summer of Skywalks by "Prince of the Air" Jay Cochrane. 

Beginning July 6th, Cochrane will traverse a quarter mile distance over 50 stories in the air as he performs the greatest building-to-building skywalk in North American history, daily, for twelve weeks in Niagara Falls, Canada. 

Summer of Skywalk Facts:

- Highwire stretches 1,300 feet (397m) from the top of the Niagara Fallsview Hilton Hotel North Tower at a...

 
Every evening beginning at dusk the Falls are lit in the colours of the rainbow - don't miss the unmatched beauty of the Falls at night! Within walking distance of the hotel, this isn't an evening to miss!
 
2012 FALLS ILLUMINATION SCHEDULE
 

  • January 1 to January 31, 5:00 p.m. Midnight
  • February 1 to February 29, 6:30 p.m. 10:00 p.m.

* During March and April, the Falls Illumination will end at midnight on Fridays, Saturdays and Sundays.

  • March 1 to March 10 Mon-Thurs, 7:00 p.m. 10:00 p.m.*...