Saturday, November 19th, 2016
The Lighting Ceremony will kick off with a variety of exciting children's activities, food, demonstrations and entertainment for the whole family to enjoy. As per tradition, the evening will conclude with the 'flip the switch' lighting ceremony, live entertainment, followed by a magnificent fireworks display. We invite you and your family to come see all that the Ontario Power Generation Winter Festival of Lights opening ceremony has to offer, on November 19th 2016 in Queen Victoria Park.
Illumination of the Falls
(Daily beginning around dusk)
As it has since 1925, the Niagara Falls Illumination Board continues its colourful mission to light up the Horseshoe and American Falls each night. Illumination times vary based on the onset of dusk and certain other light and atmospheric conditions.
Fireworks over the Falls
Throughout the Ontario Power Generation Winter Festival of Lights your whole family can enjoy outstanding fireworks displays over the Horseshoe Falls from which can be seen from various spots in the Niagara Parks.
2016-17 Niagara Falls Winter Fireworks Schedule
Saturday, November 19th - at 6.40 & 7.40 PM (as part of the Ontario Power Generation Winter Festival of Lights Lighting Ceremony)
Friday: November 25
Fridays: December 2, 9, 16, 23
All the days from Dec 24 to 30 (Sat to Fri) Fridays: January 6, 13, 20, & 27 All performances take place at 9:00PM unless otherwise noted. Fireworks schedule is subject to change. As always, fireworks performances are weather permitting and may be cancelled due to poor weather conditions like high winds or rain.
ET Canada New Year's Eve Niagara Falls
December 31st 2016
This nationally televised free event attracts over 40,000 revelers to Queen Victoria Park each year to ring in the New Year overlooking the beautiful falls, enjoying the concerts as well as two magnificent fireworks displays. The party also includes food and beverage vendors, as well as an outdoor licensed area. There's no better way to ring in 2016 than joining Canada's largest free New Year's Eve party.
For additional event listings or general inquiries, please visit www.WFOL.com, contact the OPG Winter Festival of Lights office at 905-374-1616 ext. 26, or send us your questions by email to info@WFOL.com.