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Long Weekend Events & Falls Fireworks

Celebrate the Long Weekend at Niagara Parks!

 

Niagara Falls Fireworks

 

The Niagara Parks Commission is pleased to announce the return of its popular Victoria Day Weekend Falls Fireworks, a sure sign that summer is on its way!

On Friday, Sunday and holiday Monday, free concerts will also take place at 8 p.m. on the Illumination Tower Stage in Queen Victoria Park, followed by Falls Fireworks at 10 p.m.

Victoria Long Weekend Concert Lineup
Friday, May 20 Lowdown
Sunday, May 22 Mosaik
Monday, May 23 Tianna H Entertainment

Queen Victoria Exhibit – Table Rock Grand Hall, Lower Level
Niagara Parks has a long history of royal visits, as NPC was founded during the reign of Her Majesty, Queen Victoria. The famous Park overlooking the Falls carries her name and this special exhibit will feature an interpretive display of NPC’s archive photos to share this interesting history.

Local Artist Sale – Table Rock Canadian Treasures Store
Saturday, May 21 from 11 a.m. – 5:30 p.m.

Local photographer/artist Paul Augustino will be at Table Rock’s Canadian Treasures store to sign  postcards and sell his unique prints featuring Niagara.

 

Hydrangea Display

Hydrangea Display

 

Annual Hydrangea Display at the Floral Showhouse
The Niagara Parks Floral Showhouse is currently featuring its annual Hydrangea Display. Features include hanging baskets, some over five feet wide, overflowing with colourful Hydrangeas, as well as forced Foxglove and Delphinium will their spectacular display of blues, pinks and white. Located at 7145 Niagara Parkway a short walk south of the Falls, admission to this beautiful venue is FREE. The Floral Showhouse is open daily from 9:30 a.m. – 5 p.m. Starting on Saturday, May 21, closing time will be extended until 8 p.m. Parking is available on-site.

While visiting the Floral Showhouse, visitors are encouraged to check out the new ‘Shop in the Garden’, featuring fresh floral arrangements, gift baskets and flowering potted plants as well as garden and giftware.

NIAGARA FALLS ADVENTURE PASS – SAVE 33% ON 4 TOP ATTRACTIONS!

For the best value to experience Niagara Parks’ attractions, purchase our Niagara Falls

Journey Behind the Falls

Journey Behind the Falls

Adventure Pass.  You’ll save on admission to Journey Behind the Falls, Maid of the Mist, White Water Walk and Niagara’s Fury: The Creation of the Falls, as well as two-day all-day transportation on the WEGO bus system.

You’ll also receive over $25 in additional discount coupons for shopping, dining and additional attractions:

• $3 off Butterfly Conservatory
• $2 off Whirlpool Aero Car
• Half Price Sir Adam Beck Power Tour
• $1 off 5 oz. Mini Melts Ice Cream
• $1 off Sugar Sugar at Pop & Lolly’s Candy Store
• Buy 2 get 1 Free Tapas at Elements on the Falls Restaurant
• Free fountain drink refill at Riverview International Buffet
• $5 off minimum purchase of $30 at any Niagara Parks Store
You can buy the Pass on-line OR at any of our attractions or Welcome Centres located at entrances to the Park and at Table Rock next to the Horseshoe Falls.

When you arrive at Niagara Parks, go to a Welcome Centre or attraction and make timed ticketing reservations for your visits to Journey Behind the Falls, White Water Walk and the Butterfly Conservatory.  (Priority Access is NOT available for Maid of the Mist.)

The Adventure Pass can be used over as many days as you like, anytime the attractions are open, NOW until October 24, 2011.  Adults (13+ yrs) only $44.95. Children (6-12 yrs) $32.95. * (All prices quoted in Canadian dollars, taxes not included.) Children 5 and under are admitted to all attractions free of charge!

The Niagara Parks Commission is an Agency of the Government of Ontario. It is NPC’s mission to protect the natural and cultural heritage along the Niagara River for the enjoyment of visitors while remaining financially self-sufficient.

The Niagara Parks Commission (NPC) is pleased to announce the return of its popular Victoria Day Weekend Falls Fireworks, a sure sign that summer is on its way. On Friday, Sunday and holiday Monday, free concerts will also take place at 8 p.m. on the Illumination Tower Stage in Queen Victoria Park, followed by Falls Fireworks at 10 p.m.Victoria Long Weekend Concert Lineup
Friday, May 20 Lowdown
Sunday, May 22 Mosaik
Monday, May 23 Tianna H Entertainment

Queen Victoria Exhibit – Table Rock Grand Hall, Lower Level
Niagara Parks has a long history of royal visits, as NPC was founded during the reign of Her Majesty, Queen Victoria. The famous Park overlooking the Falls carries her name and this special exhibit will feature an interpretive display of NPC’s archive photos to share this interesting history.

Local Artist Sale – Table Rock Canadian Treasures Store
Saturday, May 21 from 11 a.m. – 5:30 p.m.
Local photographer/artist Paul Augustino will be at Table Rock’s Canadian Treasures store to sign  postcards and sell his unique prints featuring Niagara.

Annual Hydrangea Display at the Floral Showhouse
The Niagara Parks Floral Showhouse is currently featuring its annual Hydrangea Display. Features include hanging baskets, some over five feet wide, overflowing with colourful Hydrangeas, as well as forced Foxglove and Delphinium will their spectacular display of blues, pinks and white. Located at 7145 Niagara Parkway a short walk south of the Falls, admission to this beautiful venue is FREE. The Floral Showhouse is open daily from 9:30 a.m. – 5 p.m. Starting on Saturday, May 21, closing time will be extended until 8 p.m. Parking is available on-site.

While visiting the Floral Showhouse, visitors are encouraged to check out the new ‘Shop in the Garden’, featuring fresh floral arrangements, gift baskets and flowering potted plants as well as garden and giftware.

The Niagara Parks Commission is an Agency of the Government of Ontario. It is NPC’s mission to protect the natural and cultural heritage along the Niagara River for the enjoyment of visitors while remaining financially self-sufficient.

Happy Thanksgiving to Our American Friends!

happy-thanksgivingHappy Thanksgiving to Our American Friends!

Thursday, November 25 marks Thanksgiving Day in the United States. This is a special time to gather with family and friends to give thanks for a bountiful harvest.

Many American visitors enjoy taking their long weekend holiday in Canada, and to recognize this special day, Elements on the Falls is offering a special U.S. Thanksgiving menu, to bring you the traditional tastes of home!

Visit our website for our Thanksgiving Menus
and to make your reservation

Elements on the Falls Restaurant
Dining As Close as You Can Get to the Falls!

Elements on the Falls

Elements on the Falls

Overlooking the brink of the thundering Falls, delight your senses in the stylish atmosphere of Elements on the Falls. Open-flame grilling, stunning views of the Falls and fiery glassworks make your dining experience come alive with all the elements of nature.

Featuring the freshest ingredients from local farms, our award-winning Chef expertly prepares Niagara inspired cuisine right before your eyes. Savor one of our specialty martinis, followed by char-grilled Beef Tenderloin or Canadian Atlantic Salmon along with a mouth-watering dessert. Elements also features a wide selection of world-class VQA wines from the vineyards of Niagara. At Elements, we pride ourselves on not just serving our guests, but serving your senses.

Open year-round, the restaurant is located on the upper level of Table Rock, next to the Horseshoe Falls and our two-level, year-round Falls viewing gallery – the Grand Hall.

Family Fun in Niagara Falls!

CAA Winter Festival of Lights
flagVisit us for the Niagara Falls CAA Winter Festival of Lights, Canada's foremost illumination festival in spectacular Niagara Falls, Ontario – as we capture the magic of the holiday season November 6, 2010 –January 31, 2011.

The CAA Winter Festival of Lights turns Niagara Parks into a winter wonderland, with over three million sparkling lights along a 5km route through Queen Victoria Park and Dufferin Islands Nature Area, as well as the new ice skating at the Rink at the Brink at Table Rock next to the Horseshoe Falls. CLICK FOR DETAILS

FIREWORKS!

Enjoy Fireworks over Niagara Falls on Friday nights during the Festival at 9 p.m.!

Discount Attractions

Journey Behind the Falls

Journey Behind the Falls

For the best value to experience Niagara Falls in the Winter purchase the Winter Magic Pass™. Your Winter Magic Pass includes admission to 3 magical attractions for 1 low price: Journey Behind the Falls, Niagara Parks Butterfly Conservatory and Niagara’s Fury: The Creation of the Falls.

Your Winter Magic Pass also includes over $60 in bonus discount coupons for: Niagara Parks Gift Shops, Elements on the Falls Restaurant Tapas, Bird Kingdom, IMAX Theatre: Legends & Daredevils, Niagara Helicopter Tours, Niagara SkyWheel, and the Skylon Tower Ride to the Top.

Price: Adult Pass Ages 13+ $ 24.95; Child Pass Ages 6-12 $ 16.99 and Kids 5 & under free! (All Prices $CDN + Taxes).

Available October 25, 2010 to April 14, 2011.  Purchase on-line, at Table Rock next to the Falls, or at participating attractions and hotels.

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Winter Officially Begins at Niagara Parks!

View from Queen Victoria Park

View from Queen Victoria Park

Niagara Parks was pleased to officially welcome winter with the launch of the 28th Annual CAA Winter Festival of Lights this past weekend.

Visit us for the Niagara Falls CAA Winter Festival of Lights, Canada's foremost illumination festival in spectacular Niagara Falls, Ontario – as we capture the magic of the holiday season November 6, 2010 – January 3, 2011.

The CAA Winter Festival of Lights turns Niagara Parks into a winter wonderland, with over 125 animated lighting displays and 3 million sparkling lights along a 5km route through Queen Victoria Park and Dufferin Islands Nature Area, as well as the new ice skating at the TD Rink at the Brink at Table Rock next to the Horseshoe Falls.

Noah's Ark - Dufferin Islands

Noah's Ark - Dufferin Islands

There is no admission fee to view the illuminations but donations are gratefully accepted (suggested contribution ($5 – $10 per car), with proceeds used to enhance the lights and displays.

A wintertime visit to Niagara Falls during the CAA Winter Festival of Lights has become a family tradition for over 1 million local residents and visitors from around the world.  We invite you to experience the many events and attractions Niagara Falls and the Winter Festival of Lights have to offer including its newest attraction, the TD RINK at the Brink, opening for the season on December 1, 2010.

Stay tuned for more exciting updates!

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