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The 2017 Shaw Festival Season – Time to Book Your Stay in Niagara-on-the-Lake!

(Version française) Do you have your tickets yet? “World-class theatre — in blissful Niagara wine country. 11 plays on 4 stages, April to October, plus countless events & activities. Ready?” – the Shaw Festival Website.  There is so much to experience at this year’s Shaw Festival, something for everyone!  Now with an added Christmas show… Read more

Come celebrate with us – Canada 150!

( Version française ) As the very first capital of the Upper Canada Colony, then called Newark, Niagara-on-the-Lake feels a special connection with the history of Canada. Today, over two hundred years after its founding, Niagara-on-the-Lake honours its rich and diverse history, and has more heritage buildings than any other town its size in Canada. We welcome you to… Read more

Last Chance for Skating at Fort George!

( Version française ) Do you need some fun activities for March Break? Fort George is keeping things on ice until March 20th with special hours for open skating at their parking lot rink: 10am to 4pm Monday to Thursday, 5pm-9pm on Friday, and 10am to 9pm on Saturday. This is the first year for… Read more

All Set to Sparkle!

( Version française ) The Cuvée Grand Tasting 2017 is happening March 24th and there are special events all weekend. The Cuvée Grand Tasting celebrates the wines of our region: “Ontario wines, particularly those from Niagara, are some of the finest in Canada and the world and the Cuvée Grand Tasting is the perfect opportunity… 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