Orange Illumination of the Falls in Honour of Jack Layton Saturday

Due to a large number of requests from the public, the Niagara Falls Illumination Board has decided to illuminate Niagara Falls in orange on Saturday to commemorate the career and memory of the late Jack Layton. The Falls will be illuminated in orange during the following times: 9:00 - 9:15 p.m. 10:00 - 10:15 p.m. 11:00 - 11:15 p.m. In keeping with the State Fu...
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Nik Wallenda wants to cross the Horseshoe Falls next year

Source: http://www.niagarafallsreview.ca/ArticleDisplay.aspx?archive=true&e=3244752 Nik Wallenda planned to tightrope walk across the Canadian Horseshoe Falls next year. Though his porposal is denied by Niagara Parks Commission, but he said he is optimistic to get approved. Nik Wallenda is the great-grandson of Karl Wallenda, founder of the famous The Flying Wallendas. I'...
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25th Annual Siege of Fort Erie – RE-ENACTMENT

Date: Aug 06-07, 2011 Time: Location: Old Fort Erie 350 Lakeshore Road Fort Erie, Ontario 905-356-2241 VIEW MAP CONTACT VISIT WEBSITE The staff and volunteers at The Niagara Parks Commission’s (NPC) Old Fort Erie are preparing the final details for the 25th Annual Siege Weekend at Old Fort Erie on August 6 - 7, 2011. Canada’s largest battle re-enactment ...
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Events in Niagara Falls for the summer of 2011

Upcoming Events in the Parks June 17 - August 26, 2011 Friday Night Frights at Old Fort Erie A popular tradition – hear the eerie stories of the ghosts of Canada’s bloodiest battlefield. Call for more information: (905) 871-0540. June 24 – September 4, 2011 RCMP Officer Meet and Greet Canada is known for many things but nothing is more notable than the Royal Canadi...
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No fireworks on Wednesday evenings in 2011

I just got the news that this year (2011), there's no fireworks on Wednesday evenings. But there are still fireworks on Friday and Sunday evening.
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Fenian Raids this Weekend

Fenian Raids this Weekend Niagara Parks is pleased to announce the return of the Fenian Raids of Old Fort Erie on June 11 & 12. Daily battle re-enactments of the last invasion into Canada will take place, featuring the Fenian soldiers, whose dreams of Irish independence instead helped Canada become the nation it is today. Weekend Schedule of Events Saturday, June...
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