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Niagara Parks Job Fair

Mon, Feb 23, 2015

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The Niagara Parks Commission is hosting a summer job fair. Visit the Niagara College Maid of the Mist Campus to apply for these exciting positions!

Saturday, February 28, 2015
10 a.m. to 2 p.m.
5881 Dunn Street, Niagara Falls, ON

Managers/representatives for our departments will be on-site:

  • Parks
  • Culinary
  • Retail
  • Attractions
  • Golf
  • Heritage
  • Transportation
  • Corporate

Student co-op and cook apprenticeships are also available.

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Lower Plaza Improvements at NPC Falls Incline Railway

Fri, Feb 13, 2015

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For Immediate Release
February 13, 2015

Niagara Falls, ON – As part of its ongoing efforts to enhance the overall visitor experience within its properties, The Niagara Parks Commission (NPC) is pleased to announce it is undertaking additional improvements to the lower level plaza of the Falls Incline Railway.

The redevelopment of the Incline Plaza is intended to create a more welcoming environment for the thousands of visitors entering Niagara Parks each day. More importantly, it will continue to build on NPC’s efforts to improve the overall accessibility of its sites and attractions, while enhancing the overall experience for all those visiting Niagara Parks. (more…)

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Special Red and White Falls Illumination Planned to Celebrate 50th Anniversary of the Canadian Flag

Fri, Feb 13, 2015

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For Immediate Release
February 13, 2015

Niagara Falls, ON – In celebration of the 50th anniversary of the Canadian Flag, The Niagara Falls Illumination Board will be lighting both the American and Canadian Horseshoe Falls in red and white, for 15 minute increments during the hours of 8:30, 9:30 and 10:30 p.m., on the evening of February 15, 2015.

The modern Canadian National Flag was adopted by the Canadian Government on February 15, 1965. With Canada’s centennial celebrations close at hand, the government of the day wished to create a very distinctive and unifying flag to replace the previous Canadian Red Ensign. For 50 years, the iconic Maple Leaf on the flag, designed by George Stanley, has been recognized around the world as a symbol of Canada. (more…)

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Family Day Activities at Niagara Parks

Thu, Feb 12, 2015

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February 12, 2015

Holiday Long Weekend includes Valentine’s Day and start of Heritage Week Celebrations
Niagara Falls, ON – The Niagara Parks Commission (NPC) will once again offer a great lineup of activities, attractions and offerings for visitors and families alike, during Ontario’s Family Day (or U.S. President’s Day) long weekend.

Over its short history, Family Day has quickly become the ideal time for a local mid-winter escape to Niagara Parks. With Valentine’s Day and Heritage Week celebrations both falling within the holiday long weekend, allow Niagara Parks to provide that perfect mix of rich and informative heritage, attractive winter vistas, popular attractions and satisfying culinary experiences that you have come to expect. Niagara Parks truly has something for everyone: (more…)

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Calling all Local Bands NPC’s Coca-Cola Concert Series 2015

Wed, Feb 11, 2015

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February 11, 2015

Submit your application for a chance to perform during this summer’s concert series
Application deadline is February 27 at 5 p.m.

Niagara Falls, ON – The Niagara Parks Commission (NPC) is looking for local bands to perform during its Coca-Cola Concert series this summer. The concerts, which are held from Victoria Day long weekend to Labour Day, run from 8 p.m. to 10 p.m., every Friday, Sunday and holiday.

The NPC Coca-Cola Concert series takes place annually within Queen Victoria Park. This free concert allows both visitors and residents alike, to enjoy live entertainment by the Falls, followed by a spectacular fireworks display at 10 p.m. Preferred music genres include classic rock, country, rhythm and blues or a combination thereof. (more…)

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