Niagara Falls, ON – The Niagara Parks Commission (NPC) is excited to announce a number of family friendly events that will be taking place during the Canada and U.S. Independence Day holidays. Kick-off your summer vacation and enjoy all that Niagara Parks has to offer, including:
Fort Erie Friendship Festival
The 29th annual Fort Erie Friendship gets underway beginning on Friday, June 26, 2015 at Mather’s Arch Park. Help celebrate the over 200 years of peace and friendship that exists between Canada and the United States, by taking part in the festivities, music, art showcases and kids’ activities taking place over the four day event ending on Sunday, June 28. Mather’s Arch Park is located along the Niagara Parkway, in the Town of Fort Erie.
Pan Am Days at Niagara Parks
Starting on July 1 and running until August 16, Niagara Parks will be the place to be to celebrate the tastes, sounds and experiences of the diverse cultures and nations participating in the upcoming Pan Am Games. As the Games are taking place, a variety of entertainment has been planned, from street performers and story tellers to dancers and musicians who will be performing at NPC’s three main venues: the Queen Victoria Place Stage, Grand View Marketplace and Niagara Parks’ new Falls Incline Pan Am Plaza, located near Table Rock Centre.
Niagara Parks’ culinary team will also be featuring special themed menus at Edgewaters at Queen Victoria Place and Elements on the Falls Restaurant at Table Rock Centre, to showcase the tastes of the Pan Am regions. For more information on the entertainment and programming planned during these special Pan Am Days, please visit www.niagaraparks.com. Continue reading