#1 Ontario Power Generation Winter Festival of Lights
The Niagara Winter Festival of Lights returns this year with animated light installations and amazing projections – all of which will leave you spellbound! The festival literally shines up the entire Niagara Falls destination with its brilliance and dazzles people with its joy.
The Niagara Winter Festival of Lights is FREE and open to everyone! It takes place November 14th to January 20th, 2021 along 8 km of the Niagara Parkway and within Queen Victoria Park, Dufferin Islands, and various tourist areas throughout Niagara Falls including: Clifton Hill, the Victoria Centre, Fallsview Boulevard, and Lundy’s Lane. Visitors should come out early and often to catch all the lighting arrangements throughout the festival.
#2 Poinsettia Show at the Floral Showhouse
A family holiday tradition for over 65 years featuring poinsettias, cyclamen, azaleas, Christmas cactus and paperwhite narcissus, and many other Christmas surprises.
Open all year long the Floral Showhouse is the perfect tropical oasis to escape from the hustle and bustle of everyday life. Collections of orchids, succulents, and other tropical plant species are on display throughout the year that reflect the changing seasons.
Featuring over 1,400 poinsettias along with cyclamen, azaleas and colourful lighting installations
#3 Glow Gardens Niagara Light Festival
Glow Gardens Niagara is a family-friendly, drive-through holiday journey, surrounded by the twinkle of a million lights. Sing along to Christmas tunes on GLOW FM, as you cruise through a dazzling landscape where reindeer and teddy bears are larger-than-life! And keep your eyes peeled for Santa’s lost presents, you could win a special gift!
Glow Gardens is transforming the outdoor park space of Safari Niagara into a 3-kilometer, twinkling Christmas landscape with over a million lights. It’s a drive-through, touchless light journey, creating a wonderful, warm and safe experience for the young… and the young-at-heart. Your health is our priority, and COVID precautions are in place from the start to the end of your experience.
#4 Seasky International Light Show
Seasky International Light Show is coming to Niagara. This visually spectacular lantern and light festival will allow you to explore over 30 magical light displays on the illuminated trail that you can walk at your leisure. Light up the darkness and bring a smile to your face! LIGHT UP YOUR NIGHT!
Celebrate the season with Seasky’s International Lantern & Light Festival which will officially open on December 9, 2020 in breathtaking Niagara Falls, ON !
What makes this wonderous event so special? For one thing it’s the global appeal, with images from around the world both real and mythical. For another, its the fact that this event not only celebrates the heartwarming visuals of the festive season , but also reaches far wider in its scope. Be amazed at the culmination of artistry meeting the latest in LED technology creating a scene that is lifelike, awe inspiring and often animated by motion as you walk by.
#5 Niagara Falls Christmas Market
The Downtown Niagara Falls BIA (NFBIA) will be hosting an outdoor Christmas market that will last 6 weekends long. The Christmas Market will take place on Friday, Saturday, and Sundays, and is set to kick off on November 14th after the Santa Claus Parade.
The Christmas Market will be reoccurring every weekend November 14th until December 20th, starting at 5pm and going until 10pm. This unique experience will feature a variety of different local vendors each weekend, including food, artists, handmade goods and more! The market will also feature a unique Christmas display, and stunning outdoor lighting from the Winter Festival of Lights.