As the first event of the bicentennial of the War of 1812, this is the perfect way to bring in the New Year, the Lt. Governor’s New Year’s Levee. This event will be taking place at the historic site of Fort George and visitors will have the chance to tour the buildings and all the fort has to offer. There will be both military and music demonstrations, as well as Fort George’s knowledgeable staff eager to teach you about the history of Fort George and its role in the War of 1812. The Honurable David C. Onley, the Lt. Governor will be there to toast to the New Year, along with 1812 committees and politicians from both sides of the border. The event will take place from 1 pm – 4pm with the exciting cannon salute at 3pm! You don’t want to miss that! Here’s to the New Year!
This year, the Niagara region will be filled with a variety of bicentennial events. Make sure to follow us on Twitter @PostcardNiagara and Facebook to know when the next event will be and what you can expect!