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Puis-je avoir cette danse?

( English version ) Le Bal Regency, présenté chaque année par les Amis du Fort George et Parcs Canada, se tiendra le 4 mars à la Salle Maritime de Niagara-on-the-Lake. Nul besoin de savoir danser puisqu’il y aura un professeur de danse sur place. Joignez-vous à la célébration et essayez les mouvements de danse de l’époque! Les… Read more

May I have this Dance?

( Version française ) The annual Regency Ball, hosted by the Friends of Fort George and Parks Canada, is on March 4th at the Niagara-on-the-Lake Navy Hall. No previous dance experience necessary as there will be a professional dance instructor at the event. Join the merriment and try out some really old dance moves! Regency… Read more

We’re # 1!

( Version française ) Lonely Planet, The New York Times and Condé Nast Traveler all agreed that Canada is 2017’s hotspot. And Trivago voted Niagara-on-the-Lake as the #1 Best Value Destination for 2017. Discover why we agree that Niagara-the-Lake is a great place to visit, close to the world-renowned Niagara Falls, nestled at the heart… Read more

Hearts on Ice – Curling Comes to Niagara

( Version française ) The 2017 Scotties Tournament of Hearts is coming to the Meridian Centre in St. Catharines February 18-27th. Competitors from each provinces and territory as well as Team Canada will compete and the winning team of this pivotal tournament will represent Canada at the World Women’s Curling Championship in Beijing China. Tickets… Read more

Fabulous Deliciousness!

( Version française ) 8 days, 14 fine-dining establishments – so many delicious things, so little time. Fabulicious is here in Niagara-on-the-Lake from February 23rd to March 2nd. Celebrating the culinary arts of the Signature Kitchen of the area, take part in a Prix-Fixe 3 course tasting menu of appetizer, main course and dessert for… Read more

This is just Crazy…..or is it Madness?

( Version française ) The Shaw Festival has released its 2017 schedule and it is packed with gripping drama.  The Madness of George III by Alan Bennett will be playing at the Royal George Theatre from April 11th thru October 15th.  Limited onstage seating will be available – you can be part of the King’s… Read more

A few of our favorite things…together!

( Version française ) Wine and chocolate, what better way to perk up your February?  Niagara-on-the-Lake is celebrating this wonderful combination every weekend in February, with Days of Wine and Chocolate.  With over 20 wineries to visit, try wines paired with everything from the classically sweet to the surprisingly savoury.  Niagara-on-the-Lake wineries have partnered up with… Read more

Cupid is getting ready! Are You?

( Version française ) Valentine’s Day is fast approaching and Cupid is already testing his little wings and meticulously making all his special arrows before his annual love spreading spree! February 14th is really just around the corner… Have you started to plan your surprise or getaway with your special someone? If not, consider spending… Read more

Don’t miss the Bravo Winter Concert Series this January!

( version française ) Come celebrate some Canadian cultural icons and the Niagara Icewine festivities with Bravo Niagara winter concert series! All three concerts will be held in Niagara-on-the-Lake this January and are not to be missed. Make sure to reserve your tickets well in advance… On Saturday January 14th, kick off the Bravo Winter!… Read more

Come celebrate Canada’s ”Liquid Gold”!

( version française ) It is no secret that Niagara’s most cherished locally made product is the icewine. Most vineyards in Niagara Wine Country leave a good portion of their grapes outside until January for that purpose.  It is when the icewine grape harvest usually takes place and is such an important ( and delicious… Read more