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Niagara Falls Winter Festival of Lights 2018

The 36th annual Ontario Power Generation Winter Festival of Lights is in full swing and this year it is even more spectacular than ever!! Picture millions of twinkling lights over an 8km route nightly until January 31st, 2019. NEW this YEAR!!

The Loop – new display at the Canada One Factory Outlet – November 30th – January 3rd  

This illuminated musical installation, featuring a distinctive retro-futuristic look, uses cylinders two meters in diameter. People are invited to sit down inside and activate the mechanism, causing beautiful images inspired by 13 fairy tales to come to life.

Light Art Collection – November 3rd – January 6th

New for the 2018/2019 Winter Festival of Lights, the Light Art Exhibition will feature exhibits from the Amsterdam Lights Festival. Seven unique Light Art pieces will be on display along the Niagara Parkway.

  • Today I Love YOU – inspired by Italian light artist, Massimo Uberti  
  • Light Piano 2.0 – created by Arion de Munck and Mark Ridder from the Netherlands
  • Open Lounge – created by French light designer, Geraud Periole
  • Flower from the Universe – created by artist Titia Ex from Amsterdam
  • Infinite Support – created by various artists from the Netherlands
  • Our House – designed by artist Tom Dekyvere
  • Angels of Freedom - created by Israel’s OGE Group

Fireworks over the Falls

Every Friday night starting at 9pm during the Winter Festival of Lights you can enjoy a spectacular Fireworks display over the Falls. During the holidays you can experience nightly Fireworks over the Falls from December 22nd - 30th.

New Year's Eve in Niagara Falls

This year ring in the New Year in Niagara Falls with your favourite friends and family! New Year's Eve in Niagara Falls will definitely be a night to remember with a free concert showcasing this fantastic line-up of musicians, starting at 8pm in Queen Victoria Park!

  • Burton Cummings
  • Walk off the Earth
  • The Sheepdogs
  • Avenue Inn

During this unforgettable event, there will also be two magnificent fireworks displays launched from the Niagara Gorge and the Skylon Tower at 9:00pm and Midnight! After all this excitement, you are going to need a place to rest your head. Check out our Niagara Falls Packages and find the one that best suits you! From grown-up fun to family fun, there's a package for everyone!