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Christmas in July

(Version française) The Shaw has not one, but two Christmas shows lined up this November and December! “A Christmas Carol” will be back for its third season at the Royal George Theatre and the Festival stage will be decking its halls in anticipation of the musical classic “Holiday Inn”. Ticket sales have already been strong for both shows… Read more

A Beautiful Escape: Why You Must Explore and Visit Niagara-on-the-Lake

(Version française) When it comes to the natural wonders of the world, Niagara Falls continues to intrigue. However, you don’t need to stay at a hotel in the busy tourist-filled area. Niagara-on-the-Lake is just a short drive from the Falls along the scenic Niagara River Parkway. One of the best-kept secrets of Southern Ontario’s most… Read more

Dig Our Roots – Events for Avid Wine Lovers

(Version française) Dig Our Roots is a weekend-long (April 12-14) celebration of the Niagara-on-the-Lake appellation. It will offer avid wine lovers an exclusive opportunity to discover the rich history and unique terroir of this one-of-a-kind wine growing region. During the Dig Our Roots weekend our member wineries will open their doors and offer one-of-a-kind and… Read more

Is there anything better than wine and chocolate?

(Version française) Indulge in decadence at Days of Wine & Chocolate this February The only thing better than wine and chocolate is when they are expertly paired to deliver a harmonious balance of flavours. This is what you can experience at Days of Wine & Chocolate. So mark your calendars as this popular touring pass… Read more

Oscar Peterson International Jazz Festival Announces 2019 Lineup

(Version française) The 2nd annual Oscar Peterson International Jazz Festival, with artistic director Renee Rosnes at the helm, will feature top jazz artists from both Canada and the United States in collaborative, once-in-a-lifetime performances. The festival runs from Friday, February 15, 2019 through Sunday, February 17, 2019. Friday, February 15, 2019, 8:00 p.m. Christine Jensen… Read more

Voices of Freedom Park Official Opening

(Version française)   Voices of Freedom Park officially opens November 2, 2018, 2 pm at 244 Regent Street, Niagara-on-the-Lake. Voices of Freedom Park gives expression to the silenced and forgotten stories of people of African descent, enslaved, freed, and free, whose sacrifices, labour, skills, and talents contributed to the development of Niagara-on-the-Lake. This significant art… Read more

Taste the Season this November

(Version française) Visit the Wineries of Niagara-on-the-Lake for Taste the Season – the Holiday-inspired wine and food tasting event held every weekend in November. This is when we celebrate the season’s bounty with exceptional VQA wines and locally inspired food pairings. The Taste the Season pass entitles you to one VQA wine tasting and food pairing at each of our 26… Read more

Harvest Season is Here!

(version française) Perfect time to visit Niagara-on-the-Lake Wine Country Fall is a very exciting time of year in Niagara when harvest is underway and wine country is buzzing with activity. This year has been an amazing year for grape growing and the local wineries are busy picking the fruits of their labour to transform the… Read more

Leading Classical and Jazz Artists in the Niagara Region

(Version française) Bravo Niagara!’s fifth season will bring the world’s leading classical and jazz artists to the Niagara Region. James Ehnes The new season launches October 12, 2018 as Bravo Niagara! welcomes back Grammy and 11-time JUNO Award-winning violinist James Ehnes and acclaimed pianist Andrew Armstrong. Hailed as “a violinist in a class of his… Read more

What’s for Supper on Wednesday?

(Version française) What’s for supper on a Wednesday? Have a seat at the one and only the Niagara-on-the-Lake Supper Market. Gourmet food trucks, wine and beer all with local flavour!  There is usually live music as well. Located in the field across the street from Jackson-Triggs Winery at 411 Niagara Stone Road – look for the big… Read more