Enhanced Illumination on Niagara Falls Unveiled

Illumination Board Shines Renewed Spotlight on Majesty of Niagara Falls

Niagara Falls, ON – As part of its ongoing role to support the destination and promote increased year-round visitation to the region, The Niagara Falls Illumination Board was proud to unveil its $4M enhanced Falls illumination project to the public, showcasing the beauty and majesty of both the American and Canadian Horseshoe Falls, at night. Continue reading

Experience the Holiday Traditions of the Past at McFarland House

Experience the Holiday Traditions of the Past at Niagara Parks Heritage Sites

Niagara-on-the-Lake, ON – The Niagara Parks Commission (NPC) invites everyone to take a step back in time and experience the holiday traditions of years past at McFarland House, one of Niagara’s oldest and most significant heritage sites.

A McFarland Christmas – Annual Rotary Holiday House Tour and Open House
December 2 – 4 from 10 a.m. – 4 p.m.
15927 Niagara Parkway, Niagara-on-the-Lake, Ontario
In partnership with the Rotary Club of Niagara-on-the-Lake, the public is invited to experience a Victorian Christmas at the historic McFarland House. The Christmas decorations used throughout the heritage home are all lovingly designed by members of the Garden Club of Niagara. All decorations used have been created from natural materials and from local gardens, in order to preserve and recreate the historical authenticity of Christmas from seasons past. Continue reading

Niagara Parks Accessibility Update

Niagara Parks Accessibility Update

Niagara Falls, ON – The Niagara Parks Commission (NPC) has been working diligently to remove barriers faced by people with disabilities and is pleased to present its Annual Progress Report to the public on its Multi-Year Accessibility Plan (2013-2017), on Tuesday, November 29 at 1 p.m. Continue reading

Niagara Parks Remembers

Niagara Parks Remembers

Niagara Falls, ON – In commemoration of the sacrifice and contributions made by veterans and current service personnel in both Canada and the United States, all flags throughout The Niagara Parks Commission (NPC), will be flown at half-mast from sunrise to sunset on Remembrance Day (U.S. Veteran’s Day), Friday, November 11 as well as on Sunday, November 6 at NPC’s Mather Arch in Fort Erie, to honour the Royal Canadian Legion, Branch 71’s scheduled parade and memorial service. Continue reading