Father’s Day in Niagara Falls

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Family In Front of SkyWheel and Dino Park

Father’s Day, a special occasion dedicated to honoring fathers and their invaluable influence in society, is on June 18th this year. And when it comes to celebrating this meaningful day, Niagara Falls is here to ensure that you have everything you need to make it an unforgettable weekend for your dad.

With a wide range of activities, there’s something for every dad. From thrilling adventures like boat rides and ziplining to scenic hikes and fine dining experiences, there’s no shortage of ways to make memories. Enjoy quality time with your dad through picnics, golf, or simply relaxing while taking in the stunning views. Show your love and appreciation in the captivating surroundings of Niagara Falls.

Check out our top recommendations below!

Niagara Speedway

Location: 4960 Clifton Hill, Niagara Falls, Canada

It sends racers over 42 feet high and the course is 2000 feet of concrete racing surface, running through a four-story helical spiral followed by a two tiered coaster style ramp that runs into another spiral. The Niagara Speedway is North America’s largest elevated go-cart track facility, and it’s one that Dad will be aching to try! Open late throughout the weekend, so there’s plenty of time to try out Niagara Falls most talked about addition.

Niagara Falls Ribfest

June 16th – June 18th, 2023

Held at Rapidsview Park (7369 Niagara Parkway, Niagara Falls,
ON L2H 2E9, Canada) is the Niagara Falls Ribfest!

Ribbers competing include: Billy Bones, Bone Daddys, Silver Bullet, and the Hogfather.

Entertainment all weekend long, live music, draws, prizes, and fun for the kids! Money raised during this event goes back into the community.

Friday – 4:00 pm to 11: 00 pm
Saturday – 12:00 pm – 11:00 pm
Sunday – 12:00 pm – 7:00 pm

ALL NEW: Carnival Chaos HyperRide!

Location: 4960 Clifton Hill, Niagara Falls, Canada

Your Dad will love trying the new HyperRide attraction to hit Clifton Hill!

Lock and load your weapons as you prepare to do battle against the freaks at Carnival Chaos!

You’ll need to bring your ‘A” game to challenge the carnies coming at you from all sides as you get deeper and deeper inside this demonic world. You’ll be whisked onto many dangerous amusement rides starting with a rickety roller coaster that crashes through the roof of a sinister workshop, then get spun out of control on the Wheel of Misfortune and the scary swing ride, then bang around in bumper cars until you are finally led to the bizarre Big Top show.  The freaks are as relentless as they are terrifying stirring up chaos throughout the journey. Every rider is armed with a laser gun to protect themselves, but working together greatly improves your chances of survival.  You can also compete for the highest score by hitting as many targets as possible.  This fully immersive experience is a first of its kind dark ride like no other!

Dinosaur Adventure Golf

Location: 4960 Clifton Hill, Niagara Falls, Canada

Your Dad will enjoy playing one of the nation’s largest miniature golf courses around. Dino Adventure boasts two 18-hole courses, “Raptor” and “T-Rex” for a total of 36 holes. There is lots of opportunity to compete around water hazards including a tremendous waterfall cascading down the side of a 50-foot steam-erupting volcano! Golfers can play directly through a realistically eerie, cavernous volcanic interior on their way to the 18th hole.

Father’s Day Car Show

Sunday June 18th, 2023 from 9:00 am – 1:00 pm

Safari Niagara (2821 Stevensville Rd., Stevensville), will be celebrating Dad on Father’s Day at the 9th Annual Safari Niagara Car Show.

Father’s are FREE to get into the park this day, and the event will feature a variety of cars within the park in addition to the animals and activities.

There will be lots of exciting entertainment for children, contests, trivia, music, and arts and crafts!

Niagara Grape & Wine Festival 2023

June 16th-18th, 23rd-25th, 2023

Get ready for an exciting summer as the Niagara Grape & Wine Festival makes its comeback this June, presenting the highly anticipated 2023 Summer Series (previously known as the Niagara Homegrown Wine Festival)! Alongside our popular seasonal Discovery Pass program, we are thrilled to bring back all the beloved events, such as the locally sourced TD Tailgate Party and the delightful Brunch by the Lake. Say goodbye to the winter blues and embrace the warmth as you indulge in the delightful tastes of the season. Don’t miss out on the opportunity to savor the refreshing flavors and enjoy the summer beverages that await you. Click here for more info.

Multiple Winery Locations, Niagara, Ontario

Tickets: https://niagarawinefestival.com/

Clifton Hill 6 Attraction Fun Pass

The Clifton Hill SIX Attraction Fun Pass is available for purchase online for only $34.95+HST for Adults and $22.95+HST for Children.

Fun Pass

A Day For Dad on Clifton Hill!

No matter what kind of adventure or experience you’re seeking, Clifton Hill has an abundance of options that are sure to bring joy to your dad’s day. Take him on a thrilling journey by whisking him away on the iconic Niagara SkyWheel, where he can marvel at breathtaking views of the surrounding area and create lasting memories together. For a delightful dining experience, head to KELSEY’S and treat him to a delicious lunch on their inviting patio, where he can savor mouthwatering dishes and enjoy the vibrant atmosphere.

If your dad is a fan of games and excitement, unleash his inner child at the Great Canadian Midway. Spend an afternoon immersed in the excitement of video games, competing for high scores, or challenging each other to a friendly game of bowling at Strike Game Zone. The Midway offers a wide array of thrilling activities that will keep him entertained and energized.

In addition to the thrilling attractions and entertaining activities, Clifton Hill also boasts an assortment of delightful dining options, unique gift stores, and charming boutiques. Whether your dad is a food enthusiast, a collector of mementos, or a lover of browsing through unique finds, Clifton Hill has it all. From tantalizing restaurants offering various cuisines to gift stores filled with treasures waiting to be discovered, there’s something to cater to every dad’s taste and interests.

Clifton Hill is the ultimate destination for creating unforgettable memories with your dad. So, plan a day filled with excitement, indulgence, and exploration, and make this Father’s Day or any special occasion a truly remarkable one for your dad.

Niagara Falls Fireworks!

What better way to cap off Father’s Day than with a free fireworks show? Catch the series at 10:00 pm on Father’s Day June 18th launched from deep in the Niagara Gorge into the sky over the Canadian Horseshoe Falls! View the show from the Niagara Parkway, Queen Victoria Park, Oakes Garden Theatre, or the Table Rock Welcome Centre.

Fathers Day Giveaway!

How to Enter:

1) Follow our Facebook page and Instagram @cliftonhillfun
2) Comment and tag your father, grandpa or that special person in your life!!!
3) Share on your Facebook feed, or post on IG and tag us @cliftonhillfun

Winner will be officially announced Friday, June 16th via public post and not by direct msg or DM.

Prize package includes:
  • Four (4) Six attraction Fun Passes
  • One Hundred (100) Midway Game Tokens
  • Four (4) Niagara Speedway Tickets
  • $100 Boston Pizza Meal Vouchers

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