Your Guide to Niagara Falls in August
As we enter the second half of summer, there’s no better time to discover the wonders of Niagara Falls! Whether you’re a proud resident of Lancaster Homes’ Lyon’s Creek community or just a visitor, Niagara Falls is the perfect gateway to a world of excitement and exploration. Nature enthusiasts, culture seekers and everyone in between will find a variety of experiences to enjoy for an unforgettable time in Niagara.
Fallsview Casino Backyard BBQ
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Head over to Fallsview Backyard BBQ, happening every Thursday at 3pm for the month of August. Enjoy free live entertainment and delicious food & drinks from local vendors including Johnny Rocco’s, Smoke & Moonshine, BeaverTails Pastry, plus many more! Don’t miss out and start planning your visit today!
Live Music at Curbside
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Experience the return of live music at the Outlet Collection Mall in Niagara, happening every Saturday and Sunday from 12pm to 4pm throughout August! Join the vibrant outdoor Curbside area, where you can enjoy delicious food from local food trucks while enjoying the impressive lineup of live music. The perfect weekend hangout for the entire family!
Niagara Irish Festival
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Experience two days of outdoor Irish revelry at Fireman’s Park and take part in the Niagara Irish Festival to celebrate Irish music and culture like never before! Mark your calendar for an authentically Irish evening of Folk Songs by candlelight on Friday, August 25th, or get ready to dance and sing along to high-energy Irish favorites on Saturday, August 26th! For a complete list of all performers and to secure your tickets, visit their website at https://irishmusicniagara.com/festival/
Witness the Majestic Falls
Experience the awe-inspiring Niagara Falls by taking a boat tour like the Maid of the Mist to feel the mesmerizing power of the falls up close. In August, witness the falls’ enchanting nighttime display of fireworks and colourful illuminations, creating a captivating spectacle. For an exhilarating thrill, board the Whirlpool Aero Car, suspended above the Niagara Whirlpool, providing spectacular views of the area.
Explore the Beautiful Wine Country
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Are you looking for the perfect date? Take a short drive to charming Niagara-on-the-Lake for historic architecture, boutique shops, and exceptional theaters, including The Shaw Festival which runs from April to October, or indulge in a wine tour through Niagara Wine Region’s vineyards, and learn about winemaking and tasting award-winning wines.
August is a great time to visit Niagara Falls as we get to enjoy the last bit of the summer. For more information for things to do in Niagara this August visit https://niagarafalls.ca/