March Break Experiences for All Ages at Niagara Parks

  • March brings new Orchid Show to the Niagara Parks Floral Showhouse
  • Year-round attractions like the Niagara Parks Power Station + Tunnel promise adventure for all ages this March Break
  • On March 17, Table Rock House Restaurant will feature an Irish-inspired special corned beef dish crafted by Chef Matt Krupa
  • Niagara Falls to be illuminated in green to commemorate St. Patrick’s Day
  • Bundle and save with the Niagara Falls Wonder Pass package, learn more at

Niagara Parks’ family-friendly sites and attractions invite visitors to explore the vast array of experiences this March Break, from the enchanting new Orchid Show to Niagara Parks’ year-round experiences such as the Butterfly Conservatory, Journey Behind the Falls and the Niagara Parks Power Station + Tunnel. March Break is the perfect time to plan a day trip or mid-week getaway to Niagara Parks. For more information or to purchase tickets, visit

New Orchid Show at the Floral Showhouse

Spring arrives early at the Niagara Parks Floral Showhouse with the unveiling of the brand-new Orchid Show, opening on March 9.

Featuring a collection of over 1,500 expertly grown Phalaenopsis orchids, the show is filled with bright colours and gorgeous blooms that will offer a warm escape from the lingering winter temperatures. The Orchid Show draws inspiration from the upcoming Total Solar Eclipse happening in Niagara Falls on April 8, 2024. This is also the first time in its nearly 80-year history that the Floral Showhouse will open an Orchid Show to the public. The Showhouse had originally planned its first-ever Orchid Show for the spring of 2020; however, it never opened due to the pandemic. Visitors to this year’s Orchid Show will be transported to an enchanting paradise filled with delicate orchid varieties in a kaleidoscope of colours.

For more information or to purchase tickets, visit

WildPlay’s Zipline to the Falls to Open March 8th 

On March 8, just in time for families planning their March Break adventures, WildPlay’s Zipline to the Falls will reopen after a brief closure for renovations. The Zipline to the Falls provides riders a perspective of Niagara Falls that is unmatched, as they descend 670 metres into the heart of the Niagara Gorge on a thrilling one-of-a-kind adventure. Additional information is available at

Niagara Falls Illumination for St. Patrick’s Day

For 15 minutes at the top of each hour on Friday, March 17, Niagara Falls will be illuminated in a brilliant emerald light to commemorate the Irish holiday.

St Patrick’s Day Feature at Table Rock House Restaurant

Enjoy the festive St. Patrick’s Day illumination from the glass dining room overlooking the Falls at Table Rock House Restaurant.

On March 17, visitors are invited to enjoy award-winning Chef Matt Krupa’s take on an Irish classic. Savour a mouthwatering combination of tender corned beef, rich Silversmith Black Lager jus, garlic mashed potatoes, sauerkraut and brussels sprouts. This limited-time culinary celebration promises an experience that blends the finest flavours of traditional Irish cuisine with the breathtaking background of the illuminated Falls cloaked in vibrant green.

To view full menu and reserve a table, visit

Niagara Parks Attractions & Bundled Value Packages

Save on attractions and transportation for the whole family with the Niagara Falls Wonder Pass. Each pass includes admission to the best of Niagara Parks’ year-round attractions.

Explore Journey Behind the Falls and experience icy winter views from the upper observation deck at the foot of the Canadian Horseshoe Falls; warm up in the tropical and serene setting within the Niagara Parks Butterfly Conservatory, and take in Niagara’s newest must-see attraction, the Niagara Parks Power Station + Tunnel, offering never-before-seen views of the Falls.

Packages include convenient WEGO bus transportation and exclusive benefits across Niagara Parks’ restaurants, gift shops and other exciting area attractions. For more information or to purchase a discounted package online, please visit

Travelling from the GTA 

Planning a weekend getaway or day trip to Niagara Falls from the GTA is easier than ever with the GO Niagara Train Service. Choose from daily departure times and get seamless access to all that Niagara has to offer with convenient GO+WEGO packages. Kids 12 and under ride free!

For bundled packages, tickets and train schedules, please visit

About Niagara Parks

Since its establishment in 1885, Niagara Parks has remained a self-financed agency of the Ontario Ministry of Tourism, Culture and Sport, entrusted to preserve and protect the land surrounding Niagara Falls and the Niagara River. Today, Niagara Parks boasts gardens, a horticulture school, recreation, golf courses, restaurants, heritage and historic sites, gift shops and, of course, Niagara Falls. In short, natural landscapes, history, family fun, hiking, culinary delights, attractions and adventure.


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