Niagara Parks welcomes visitors to celebrate Canada’s unofficial opening of summer this long weekend and experience the must-see sites and attractions found along the 56-kilometre Niagara River corridor.
As of Saturday, May 21, all Niagara Parks sites and attractions will be open for the season, including:
Niagara Parks Heritage Sites (Thursday – Monday)
Old Fort Erie
Laura Secord Homestead
Niagara Parks Culinary
Queen Victoria Place Restaurant and Riverview Tim Hortons
Grand View Restaurant and Patio (Friday – Monday)
Table Rock House Restaurant and Patio
Queenston Heights Restaurant (Sunday Brunch)
Niagara Parks Attractions
Journey Behind the Falls
Niagara Parks Floral Showhouse
Niagara Parks Power Station
Currents Sound and Light Show
White Water Walk
Whirlpool Aero Car
Niagara Parks Butterfly Conservatory
Wildplay Zipline to the Falls
Wildplay Whirlpool Adventure Course
Niagara City Cruises
Legends on the Niagara Golf Courses
Whirlpool Golf Course
Fully Accessible Transportation
Weekend GO Train Service
WEGO Bus Service – Green Line
Niagara Falls Incline Railway
Niagara Parks Heritage Sites
Niagara Parks is proud to celebrate Niagara’s history at sites like Old Fort Erie, which is set to open for the long weekend, along with Laura Secord Homestead, Mackenzie Printery and McFarland House. In addition to these ticketed sites, visitors can learn more about Indigenous history, life during the War of 1812, Niagara’s role in the Underground Railroad, and more with over 100 monuments and plaques found along the length of the Niagara Parkway. For more information, please visit niagaraparks.com/heritage.
Sunday Brunch Returns to Queenston Heights Restaurant
Award-winning Sunday Brunch service returns to the elegant Queenston Heights Restaurant, located on the edge of the Niagara Escarpment, just ten minutes north of the Falls, offering one-of-a-kind views of the winding Niagara River. Reservations are recommended for this popular culinary experience. For more information, please visit niagaraparks.com/brunch.
Return of Falls Fireworks Series and Falls Illumination for Victoria Day
The Falls Fireworks Series returns, starting May 20, with 144 displays scheduled each evening at 10 p.m. until October 10 (dependent on weather conditions).
Every evening beginning at dusk, Niagara Falls is transformed into an incredible, multi-coloured water and light masterpiece. On Monday, May 23, the Niagara Falls Illumination Board will illuminate both the Canadian Horseshoe and American Falls in regal purple for 15 minutes from 10 to 10:15 p.m., in celebration of Queen Victoria’s birthday.
Niagara Falls Adventure Pass
The Niagara Falls Adventure Pass is your ticket to experience the most popular attractions that Niagara has to offer! Whether it’s standing in awe at the base of the world’s most powerful waterfall at Journey Behind the Falls, walking beside class 6 white water rapids at White Water Walk or taking in the lush plant collections amidst the free flying butterflies, this is the best way to explore Canada’s top leisure destination. For more information, please visit niagaraparks.com/deals.