Canada Day/Fourth of July Niagara Falls Style
Here are the Top Five Reasons Why you Need to Enjoy a Canada Day/Fourth of July Niagara Falls Style:
#1 – The Falls – With heights of 176 feet and a colossal 150,000 gallons of water crashing down per second (just picture approximately one million bathtubs filled with water every minute) – the beauty of this natural wonder will leave you speechless. Plus everything happens around the Falls – a nightly illumination, Fireworks above the Falls daily until September 3rd and concerts just minutes away.
#2 – The Events
There are so many events happening on Canada Day/Fourth of July weekend and these are just a few:
Annual Summer Floral Show – if you’re a flower lover, you can’t miss this daily show which runs until September 9th.
Guided Meditation White Water Walk – this is an experience like no other which marries the mindfulness of meditation with the breathtaking power of the Niagara River as your back drop.
- Friday, June 29th – Niagara Jazz Festival – 4pm – 7pm
- Saturday, June 30th – Live Entertainment – 1pm – 7:30pm
- Monday, July 1st – Canada Day Parade starting at 11am and a variety of entertainment until 6pm
Fireworks over the Falls – Canada’s longest running Fireworks over the Falls – daily starting at 10pm
Niagara Falls Illumination – see Niagara Falls transform into a multi-coloured water and light masterpiece daily – daily starting at dusk
Markets, Wine Festivals and Concerts – every week. Here are a few of our favourites:
Outdoor Concerts at Jackson-Triggs – get the best of both worlds, great music and wine in the great outdoors. The July 4th event is sold out, but many shows are still available if you book soon!
Johnny Reid – July 17th and 18th | Matt Andersen – July 19th | Finger Eleven Acoustic – July 20th | Terri Clark – August 16th | Bahamas – August 17th
Port Dalhousie Supper Market – every Tuesday night throughout the summer from 4:30pm – dusk. Fine wine, local food venues and entertainment.
Wednesday Supper Market – every Wednesday night throughout the summer enjoy food truck fare, local wine, craft beer and live entertainment
Coca Cola Concert Series – the concert series by the Falls kicks off on Thursday, June 28th and runs straight until Friday, July 6th.
ArtPark Events – just 20 minutes from our Niagara Falls hotel in Lewiston, New York. Experience ‘Tuesdays in the Park’ (Blue Rodeo with Colin James on June 26th and the Steve Miller Band with Peter Frampton on July 3rd). Plus Main Stage concerts all Summer Long!
#3 Niagara Wine Country and the Ever-growing Beer Country. Wow your taste buds with over 70+ Niagara wineries and Craft Breweries.
Check out the full guide of Niagara Wineries
While these aren’t taking place over Canada Day/Fourth of July weekend, all the more reason to return to Niagara!
Trius Red Presents Rock at the Winery – Niagara’s Best Classic Rock Tribute Party featuring all your favourite hits from AC/DC and KISS tribute bands – July 14th – 6:30pm – 10pm
International Cool Climate Celebration – July 20th – 22nd – 63 Winemakers, 10 Countries, 165 Wines. This is a three day event!
Trius Red Presents Blues at the Winery – Music. Wine. Friends. The perfect day in wine country! Join us for our 29th annual Blues Festival – August 11th
Niagara Grape and Wine Festival – September 15th – 30th – over 100 events, concerts, local wine and cuisine, street parades and more. This is a truly Canadiana experience
- Hornblower Niagara Cruises
- Journey Behind the Falls
- Wildplay MistRider Zipline to the Falls and Whirlpool Adventure Course
- Jet Boats Niagara
- Niagara Helicopters
- The NEW Niagara Speedway – Canada’s first elevated go-kart course is NOW open!
Have we convinced you yet? Start planning your Canada Day/Fourth of July Niagara Falls getaway…you’ll be glad you did.
There’s a package with your name on it. From family fun to grown-up fun, there’s a little something for everyone!