Grand View Winter Marketplace
Join us for the Winter Marketplace at Niagara Parks, part of Aura in partnership with the Ontario Power Generation Winter Festival of Lights.
This year’s holiday market features local food, beverages, and one-of-a-kind craft vendors in holiday-themed outdoor cabins. Explore the spectacularly decorated landscape in front of Queen Victoria Place, complete with family-friendly games and entertainment such as The Baker Street Victorian Carollers®.
NOV 16-18 & 23-25 • 4PM – 9PM DAILY
TREE LIGHTING CEREMONY
NOV 16 · 7 PM
Help Niagara Parks launch Aura, part of the Winter Festival of Lights, with a magical tree-lighting ceremony in Queen Victoria Park. This year’s 30-foot Blue Spruce, set next to the Illumination Tower, is decked head to toe in festive lights and cheer!
Be part of the celebration, then explore the Niagara Parks Winter Marketplace for holiday gift ideas, locally sourced food and beverages, and live entertainment.
NOV 16-18 & 23-25 · TIMES VARY
Enjoy live entertainment during the Niagara Parks Winter Marketplace from The Baker Street Victorian Carollers®, Joe Crawford, Monkey Organ, Katey Gatta, Riley Michaels, My Painted House, Heather Glabb, Zero Gravity Circus and of course visits from Santa!
SANTA COMES TO TOWN
NOV 16-18 & 23-25 · 4 – 9 PM · FREE
Bring in the Christmas cheer with a visit to Santa Claus! Our elves have been hard at work building special winter igloos for his pre-Christmas stop-over at the Niagara Parks Winter Marketplace.
Bring your own camera to capture your special moment with Santa.
Find the perfect gift for that special someone! Learn more about our local vendors below, with handmade crafts, festive treats and more.
- CHARLESTON CANDLE CO.
- NIAGARA PARKS TREATS CABIN
- WINTER WEAR CABIN
- CHOCOLATE EXPRESSIONS
- NIAGARA PARKS GLOW CABIN
- NIAGARA PARKS CHRISTMAS DECOR
- WINTER FESTIVAL OF LIGHTS
- CANADIAN MAPLE SYRUP
FOOD & DRINK IN QUEEN VICTORIA PARK
FOOD & DRINK CABINS
Visit our treats cabin at the Winter Marketplace for a quick winter warm-up, festive treats and more
RIVERVIEW TIM HORTONS
Warm up in nearby Tim Hortons, including hot and cold beverages, sandwiches and baked goods.