At Niagara Falls in Ontario, Canada the largest free outdoor light festival in North America will be the event you and your family will not want to miss. The Falls Festival of Niagara Falls transforming it into a winter wonderland with 3 million lights and dazzling displays decorating the Niagara Parkway, Dufferin Islands and streets throughout the city.
The Winter Festival of Lights in Niagara Falls is a winter and holiday-themed, multi-venue light display that runs every year from early November to the second week of February. The festival began in 1983 and is one of the most popular tourist attractions in Niagara Falls, Ontario.
The Winter Festival of Lights includes The Toronto Power Generating Station Light Show, the iconic Zimmerman Fountain, over fifty trees wrapped in lights and a display by the Canadian-American Flag. In addition to these spectacles, the festival has a variety of events that take place each year including Opening Ceremonies in Queen Victoria Park, a display of fireworks and The Cascades of Fire.
Starting November 13, 2021, to February 21, 2022, you can witness 101 nights of spectacular lights. You can observe the annual Ontario Power Generation Winter Festival of Lights from either your car or walking through the displays with a warm cup of hot cocoa.
The winter festival of lights in Niagara Falls is Canada's largest FREE outdoor light festival displaying about 3 million lights along the Niagara Parkway, Dufferin Islands and across Niagara Falls.
The Niagara Falls light show is a magical attraction to see during the day, but at night it's completely breathtaking.
There are many options to see the light show, but the best way to experience it would be by booking your 1 Night Fallsview Dining Package at Embassy Suites Hotel. The Keg Steakhouse + Bar is overlooking Niagara Falls offers a splendid view for anyone that wants to have a once-in-a-lifetime experience.
If you feel even more adventurous, the Embassy Suites by Hilton offers several attractive getaway packages:
Canada's foremost illumination festival includes Niagara's iconic Skylon Tower, the light show on the Power Generating Station, the Laser Light Shows at the Top of Clifton Hill and WFOL Opening Ceremonies in Niagara Parks Queen Victoria Park and much more.
It is a great opportunity to enjoy the beauty of Niagara Falls and the surrounding area.
There are many activities to do during the festival including shopping, dining, live entertainment, fireworks, and more.
Table Rock Centre is located at the base of Niagara Falls in Canada. It’s home to retail and observation complex, including a restaurant. Visitors can also enjoy a ride on the Skylon Tower, which is the tallest observation tower in North America.
There will be live music performances on weekends. You'll find the 3D animal and holiday displays throughout the city.
The OPG Winter Festival of Light is an annual event held at Niagara Falls, Ontario, Canada. The festival attracts over 2 million people each year.
The festival consists of a series of illuminated fountains, cascades, and other water features along the Niagara River. The display is in the heart of Niagara Falls, Ontario, and is accessible via the Rainbow Bridge pedestrian walkway.
As a family-friendly event, complemented by the themed displays, lights to shopping activities along the beautiful storefronts, and the winter wonderland spectacular displays, you and your family would feel the festive spirit every step of the way.
The winter months and the holiday season is the perfect time to start a new holiday tradition for you and your loved ones.
It is the perfect time to make memories, take awesome photos, participate in captivating festive events and explore wide-open spaces as well as family fun indoor spaces by booking events such as:
The interactive displays, the holiday-themed displays, and the iconic love-themed displays completed by the most fascinating display of holiday lights would make seeing Niagara Falls in the winter the best thing you have ever chosen to do in your life.
The OPG Winter Festival of Lights is one of the world's most popular holiday events. This year's theme is "Connection." There will be over 3 million lights along the 8-km route and visitors can explore the festival on foot or by car.
You can explore a winter wonderland in Queens Park, play amongst the giant illuminated animals or meander through our fancy winter sets accomplished by the illuminated falls in the background.
Located against the backdrop of the majestic Canadian Horseshoe Falls is Table Rock Centre, brimming with numerous displays you can walkthrough.
Delve into 10 acres natural paradise of nature-themed displays inspired by the Dufferin Islands. If you decide to drive through or explore by foot, this extraordinary area is a major feature for the whole family to enjoy.
The most spectacular event you can ever be part of is the Winter Festival of Lights considered one of the most enchanting attractions. The winter festival of lights is the perfect time to visit this wonderful area.
Observe Niagara Falls as it's transformed into a palette of breathtaking colours with millions of sparkling lights and illuminated displays located within the Niagara Parks Winter Wonderland.
The festival is full of exciting activities and contests for people of all ages. This is a true winter wonderland and a family-friendly, experience holiday extravaganza.
The Winter Festival of Lights is an event that the whole family can enjoy. There are musical performances, as well as other activities and adventures for kids and adults.
If you had the pleasure to book yourself a stay at the Embassy Suites Hotel, you can enjoy a pleasant dining experience, a fine drink, or a quick bite at any of the hotels' restaurants:
The Keg - Fallsview Dining, located on the 9th floor of the Embassy Suites Hotel displaying one of the most fantastic views of the falls with giant floor to ceiling windows and presents a delightful and complex food menu.
TGI Fridays, located on the lobby level of the Embassy Suites Hotel where it is always Friday and you can enjoy Jack Daniel’s grilled steaks and chicken entrées, pasta, sandwiches, and fantastic desserts.
Embassy Lounge, located on the lobby level of the Embassy Suites Hotel serving plenty of drinks and snacks to share.
Starbucks, also located on the lobby level of the Embassy Suites Hotel where you can savour a fabulous coffee and a delicious pastry or any of the savoury sandwiches.
Ruth's Chris Steak House, located across from the Fallsview Casino where you can enjoy a wide variety of dining options cooked with high-quality ingredients, attention to detail and that special sizzle.
IHOP, also located across from the Fallsview Casino offering you a great selection of delicious breakfast, lunch, and dinner items with so many signature IHOP favourites.
Outback Steakhouse, located across from the Embassy Suites Hotel; a one-of-a-kind steakhouse where you can try the delicious Aussie-Tizers, such as the Outback's original Bloomin' Onion and uniquely delicious hand-picked steaks seasoned to perfection and cooked just the way you like it.
Vittorio's Italian Eatery, located on the lower level of the Fallsview Casino where you can spoil yourself with a selection of delicious kinds of pasta and risottos, traditional Italian meat or seafood dishes all accomplished by a broad collection of wines.
Applebees's Grill and Bar, located on Clifton Hill with the best selection of made-to-order all-American favourites.
Benihana the Japanese Steakhouse, is also located on Clifton Hill where a personal chef entertains while cooking on a hibachi table. You can enjoy any of the steak, chicken, seafood and fresh vegetables dishes cooked in traditional Japanese teppanyaki-style.
SKY Fallsview Steakhouse, located inside the Fallsview Tower Hotel with a 200-metre overview of the Canadian Horseshoe Falls, the American Falls, and Bridal Veil Falls, Sky Fallsview Steakhouse offers an unforgettable fine dining experience.
If you are one of those people who also enjoy indoor fun, The Fallsview Casino is one of the most exciting spots for entertainment in Niagara Falls. Home to over 200,000 square feet of gaming and open 24 hours a day, this is the place where any indoor fun lover should be.
It houses several casino games, restaurants, bars, stage shows, live performances, shopping, and more!
This casino is the perfect place for any occasion! You can play blackjack, win big at the slots, and even stay overnight! The spacious hotel rooms provide you with a luxurious sleeping area and a sitting area.
Located in the heart of the city, this casino offers all the fun of the Falls with the convenience of the city. There are many great features of this hotel, but one of the favorites is the City Club Lounge. The lounge features a variety of appetizers, desserts, and drink specials throughout the week.
You can enjoy spectacular casino concerts with live music and dancing. There is always something fun to keep you busy and entertained. It's just a short trip from any of the Niagara Falls hotels, so you can stop by and play all your favorite games any time you want!
In Niagara Falls, it's a magical viewing event to see the city lights illuminated by the colourful illumination of the waterfalls through the Festival of Lights - a holiday tradition for everyone.