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Events happening this winter throughout Niagara
Winter Festival of Lights
November 3 – January 31 Queen Victoria Park
Experience some of the magic that the holiday season brings when you visit this beautiful festival. The eight-kilometre route travels through beautiful landscapes across Niagara, including Dufferin Islands and Niagara Parks. Observe as the lights turn iconic landmarks into beautiful winter wonderlands of snow and 3-Dimensinal displays! Along with the beautiful light displays, the festival features several events for the whole family to enjoy.
For more information visit www.wfol.com
Niagara Falls Winter Fireworks
November 3 – January 5 Niagara Parks Queen Victoria Park
As you enjoy the Winter Festival of Lights, keep in mind there’s more to the festival than the light displays! Look into the sky for beautiful firework displays nightly December 22 to Dec 30 and each Friday starting at 9 pm. Bring the family out or snuggle up with a loved one and watch as the fireworks light up the sky.
For more information visit www.wfol.com/niagara-falls-fireworks/
The Show Must Go On
December 28 – January 26 Oh Canada Eh
Back by popular demand, take a trip back in time to the good old carnival days with this amazing show! Enjoy a delicious family style meal, as you take in this musical featuring iconic pieces from Queen, The Jackson 5, Aretha franklin and more! You don’t want to miss this high-energy, toe-tapping experience packed with love, lust and, of course, music!
For more information visit www.ohcanadaeh.com/shows/
New Year’s Gala & Comedy Show
December 31 Ruth’s Chris Steak House
If you’re looking for something fun, then this gala and comedy show is it! Enjoy a delicious five-course dinner, drinks, and time with some amazing people when you check out this fun New Year’s Eve event. Once you’ve enjoyed your food, the comedy show, headlined by Frank Spadone, will have you laughing until your side hurts. Tickets are $225 each and include dinner, drinks and the comedy show.
For tickets and more information visit www.ruthsevents.com/products/ new-years-eve-gala-comedy-show
January 31 – February 28 Cairns Recital Hall, FirstOntario Performing Arts Centre
Being a recent grad is difficult, no matter what field you’re graduating from. The Permanent Vacation exhibit was formed by an art collective of the same name to help deal with the hardships of being a recent grad plunged into a world saturated by art, and to inspire them to continue on their creative paths. Brock Music alumni Grace Notes Quartet and Kurt Dunn will be performing throughout the events.
For more information visit www.experiencebu.brocku.ca/event/65850
I Tenori Niagara Falls
February 20 – 24 Fallsview Casino
I Tenori brings new meaning to tenor vocals! This group of three unique tenor vocalists has received standing ovations in hundreds of theatres across the globe. Returning exclusively to Fallsview Casino for these performances, they’ll be sure to leave you with chills as you take in their magical renditions of It’s a Man’s World, Amazing Grace, Unchained Melody and more!
For tickets and more information visit www.cliftonhill.com/events/ fallsview-casino-itenori
New Year’s Eve Dinner and Dance
December 31 Hilton Hotel and Suites
The annual Hilton New Year’s Eve Dinner and Dance is the place to be if you’re looking to have fun with your friends and meet other amazing people in the Niagara area as you ring in 2019! Enjoy a four-course meal, champagne, a late night buffet and live music from Blush as you party your way into the New Year.
For tickets and more information visit www.niagarafallstourism.com/events/hilton-nye/
February 14 Fallsview Casino Resort
Best known for his upbeat jazz numbers, singer and songwriter Kurt Elling will be performing at the Fallsview Casino. Enjoy this Valentine’s Day with your spouse or group of friends, listening to his unique musical pieces, while humming along to his biggest hits. To purchase tickets or attend this event you must be 19 or older with a valid government ID.
For tickets and more information visit www.niagarafallstourism.com/events/ kurt-elling/
March Break at The Museum
March 12 – 15 Niagara Falls History Museum
Spend March break getting to know our scaly friends across the globe through our Amazing Rainforest Reptiles, Giant Creatures Reptiles, Australian Outback Reptiles and the Hungry Reptiles Feeding Frenzy Shows! Everyday, Reptile Kingdom will bring new and exciting reptiles in for the March Break party. Show times are at 11 am and 1 pm from March 12–15. Afterwards, journey through the museum, embark on a scavenger hunt and end the day off with a movie at 3pm.
For more information visit www.niagarafallsmuseums.ca/events/calendarri
Niagara Icewine Gala
January 11 Fallsview Casino Resort
Celebrate the deliciousness that is wine with Niagara’s 24th Annual Icewine Gala. Over 35 wineries will invite you to experience their award-winning icewines, late harvest, sparkling, premium red and refreshing white whines. Niagara Casinos’ top chefs will also be there to pair each delicious beverage with a beautiful dish. Enjoy a night of dancing, dinner and wine when you attend this all-inclusive black tie affair!
For more information visit www.niagarawinefestival.com/icewine-gala
Family Fun Day at the Museum
February 18 Niagara Falls History Museum
Enjoy Family Day exploring biodiversity and habitat conservation at the Museum. The Earth Rangers will have shows at 11 am, 1 pm, 2 pm and 3 pm, displaying a unique encounter with their animal ambassadors that will leave you wanting to help animals in their natural habitats. They will also have scavenger hunts and crafts. You can also stroll through the artefact galleries exploring Niagara’s history and get free family portraits!
For more information visit www.niagarafallsmuseums.ca/events/calendar
Cuvee Grand Tasting 2019
March 22 Scotiabank Convention Centre
Celebrate the slice of perfection that is Ontario Wine Making with the Cuvee Grand Tasting. Hosted by Brock University’s Cool Climate Oenology and Viticulture Institute (CCOVI), guests will gave the opportunity to taste wines specially selected by each winemaker. Don’t forget to pair your wine selection with a delicious sample from the guest chefs throughout the event.
For tickets and more information visit www.niagarafallstourism.com/events/ cuvee-grand-tasting-2019/