Niagara Falls Canada Day Long Weekend
Join us for Niagara Falls Canada Day weekend to celebrate Canada’s birthday on the first long weekend of the summer!
Niagara Falls, Canada is the “place to be” for one of the biggest annual birthday celebration July1st, 2013. It’s a giant celebration throughout Niagara’s tourist and entertainment areas.
The crowds start to gather in downtown Niagara Falls at Queen Street for the city’s official Canada Day Parade. Then followed by multiple concerts and performances in the evening. Plus our world famous fireworks show that you simply don’t want to miss!
We will be buzzing with activity, as Canadians from across the country flock to the area to celebrate Canada’s 146th birthday in style!
Canada Day Celebration Highlights
Date: Sunday, June 30th and Monday, July 1st | Time: 10:00 pm
Fired from the base of the Niagara gorge, directly across from the American Falls, a spectacular pyrotechnic display will kick off the weekend celebrations in style! To get the best view, be sure to watch from the bottom of Clifton Hill. (Locals secret). These spectacular Canada Day fireworks are provided free for your viewing pleasure by the local hotel, attraction and restaurant owners of Niagara Falls, Canada.
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Niagara Falls Canada Day Celebrations!
11:00 am • Canada Day Parade begins! The parade begins from Victoria Ave. at Armoury St. and moves north on Victoria Ave. to Valley Way. The parade ends at Ontario Ave.
1:00 pm • Opening Ceremonies! The Canada Day Opening Ceremonies begin at 1:00 pm. on the City Hall Main Stage of Centennial Square on Queen Street. Entertainment and events for the Canada Day ceremonies include:
- Free Birthday Cake
- Children’s Inflatables
- Face Painting
- Community Displays
- Car Shows
- Greg Frewin Magic Show
- Food and Cooking Demos
- Live Entertainment
- Mad Scienece
8:00 pm • Coca-Cola Concert Series! Starting at 8 pm is a free concert sponsored by Coca-Cola which features rock favourites. “Electric Blonde” performs.
10:00 pm • Fireworks! Niagara Falls Canada Day fireworks fired from the base of the gorge.
Oakes Park 5 km run/walk at 8:00 am Canada Day. For more information call 905-356-7521.
Fort George Canada Day Events
10:00 am • Free event that starts at 10 am and includes music, food, fireworks, muskets, cannon firings, local heritage group displays, antique auto displays and fireworks.
27th Annual Friendship Festival
Date: June 28 – July 1, 2013
The Fort Erie Friendship Festival runs from Friday, June 28th to Monday, July 1st and features many activities. Vendors, lots of food, a Midway and a great line up of entertainment is featured! Friday marks the opening day with the festival opening at 11:00 am. Live shows every night starting at 6:00 pm. Click here for full line-up and event details.
If you are sticking around Clifton Hill for the Fireworks show it is definitely worth it to stick around after to relax and enjoy the sites some more. The hill will be busy, grab a seat at Kelsey’s or Boston Pizza and do a little people watching! This will be an amazing Niagara Falls, Canada Day weekend!