Posts made in September, 2012

Niagara on the Lake Walking Tour

Posted by on Sep 25, 2012

When you go to a new city, you often wander around and wonder what it’s all about. The answer to these questions can usually be found with a walking tour! Luckily, in Niagara on the Lake, there is a walking tour available every weekend October through April. When I travelled to Europe in the summer I found that the walking tours gave me a new appreciation for each city that I was in because not only was I able to take in the beauty, I understood more about what the city truly meant. I think it’s wonderful that Niagara on the Lake offers this to tourists and even locals. Niagara on the...

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Hockey Night in Canada’s Play On!

Posted by on Sep 18, 2012

The Hockey Nigh in Canada’s Play On! National Championship is coming to Niagara Falls from September 27th-29th! Niagara Falls will be hosting over 100 teams, 76 men’s and 38 women’s from all across Canada who will be playing for the Redwood Cup. Each of these teams qualified top of the ranks in 1 of the 19 tournament held throughout the country in May and June.  The 4 on 4 street hockey tournament will take place on a fully closed Victoria Avenue and it promises to be an exciting event FREE to all spectators! CBC will be broadcasting from Niagara Falls on Sports Day (September 29th)...

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Niagara Wine Festival

Posted by on Sep 11, 2012

Of course we all know that Niagara is known for the amazing wine that comes from this region and what better way to celebrate that than with a Niagara Wine Festival!  From September 21st-30th, the Niagara region will be filled with different events and activities, with the main hub of the celebrations in Montebello Park in St. Catharines. There are Pre-Festival Events such as the Grape Growers of Ontario Celebrity Luncheon with Steve Smith, a.k.a. Red Green as special guest, as well as a Grape King Installation. Throughout the festival, Montebello Park will have FREE admission and FREE...

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Niagara Food Festival

Posted by on Sep 4, 2012

The Niagara Food Festival, sponsored by Niagara College, has been voted one of Ontario’s Top 100 Festivals and it is not one to miss! Running from September 7th-9th, Niagara Food Festival will be hosting These Kids Wear Crowns at Niagara College campus downtown Welland on Friday night, along with a local band Street Pharmacy.  On Saturday the venue switches it up and offers something for all ages to enjoy, the Rolling Stones tribute band Hot Rocks. There will be a ton of delicious food and drink vendors; Above And Beyond Cup Cakes, Beaver Tails, Crystal beach Candy Co., Grouchy’s...

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