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Niagara Food & Wine Expo 2013

Posted by on Apr 9, 2013

Picture this. One giant room, filled with delicious gourmet food, award winning wines and thirst quenching beer! No, it’s not some adult version of Charlie and the Chocolate Factory in Niagara Falls… it’s Niagara Food & Wine Expo happening April 26th-28th in the Scotiabank Convention Center. This expo is jam packed with tons of exhibitors, entertainment, auctions and lessons. This year, join food and wine experts like Christopher Waters from VINE Magazine, Lydia Tomek from Hernder Estates, Sue-Ann Staff from Megalomaniac Wines and Kevin Brauch the Thirsty Traveller. Something that...

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Valentine’s Day in Niagara Falls

Posted by on Feb 6, 2013

Niagara Falls.. the honey moon capital of the world! Valentine’s Day can be a stressful time, trying to plan the perfect day for your loved one. In Niagara Falls, there is a ton of different ways for you to celebrate this special day… no matter what your budget is. On Valentine’s Day, I think something that is a little out of the ordinary but fun is the best way to go. For me, you don’t have to be super cheesy romantic to win my heart. A few recommendations that I would enjoy (hint hint for anyone looking to be my Valentine): visit some wineries, nothing like a good class of wine...

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Friendship Festival

Posted by on Jun 26, 2012

The 26th annual Friendship Festival, to celebrate Canada and the United States border cities building and maintaining good relations. This festival is filled with food, entertainment and concerts and is always a good time! The Hands Across the Border marks the beginning of the festival with an international hand shake. This year there are 27 bands to enjoy from a Croft Lounge favourite Gatorbait to Breaching Vista, a band I saw open for Jack’s Mannequin! In addition to these exciting events, new this year the festival has added a “Festival’s Got Talent.” This 3 day competition will...

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Mattoli’s Pizza and Wings

Posted by on Jun 21, 2012

The Best Western Plus Cairn Croft Hotel already has the best burger in Niagara Falls and now the hotel is looking to add the best pizza and wings on that list as well! The hotel has revamped their menu, keeping your favourites like the burgers and the all-you-can-eat ribs but also changing up their pizza and wing offering with Mattoli’s Pizza and Wings. The new pizza has the perfect about of sauce, the right texture of crust and offers some delicious pizza types like Chicken & Broccoli Alfredo and Steak & Cheese Pizza. Of course you can always build your own, just the way you...

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