31st Annual Siege of Fort Erie Battle Re-Enactment Weekend

31st Annual Siege of Fort Erie Battle Re-Enactment Weekend

Fort Erie, ON – The staff and volunteers at The Niagara Parks Commission’s (NPC) Old Fort Erie are preparing the final details for the 31st annual Siege of Fort Erie, Canada’s largest battle re-enactment weekend on August 6 – 7. Marking the 202nd anniversary of this important battle, events will portray the excitement and drama of the War of 1812 with an action packed schedule of events planned for the entire weekend. Continue reading

World’s Tallest Flower in Bloom TODAY at Niagara Parks

World’s Tallest Flower in Bloom TODAY at Niagara Parks

Niagara Falls, ON – The Niagara Parks Commission’s (NPC) Floral Showhouse is pleased to announce that the third Titan Arum bud of 2016 is currently in bloom. Due to the overcast skies today, it is expected that the bloom will remain open longer than the previous two, for those wishing to view this unique flower. The Floral Showhouse will be open tonight until 5 p.m. Continue reading

Niagara Parks and WildPlay Niagara Falls Officially Open WildPlay’s MistRider Zipline to the Falls Attraction

Niagara Parks and WildPlay Niagara Falls Officially Open WildPlay’s MistRider Zipline to the Falls Attraction

NIAGARA FALLS, ON – On the grounds of Queen Victoria Park, overlooking both the American and Canadian Horseshoe Falls, Niagara’s newest tourism experience has taken flight. WildPlay’s MistRider Zipline to the Falls was officially opened to the public by The Niagara Parks Commission (NPC) and WildPlay Niagara Falls.
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