Posts Tagged "niagara falls attractions"

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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Venom at Butterfly Conservatory

Posted by on Feb 5, 2013

New to the Butterfly Conservatory from February 9th to May 12th, there will be an awesome Venom Exhibit. If you have never visited the Butterfly Conservatory before, it is a great little attraction in Niagara Falls. This self-guided walking tour starts with an informative video and allows you to walk through lush, tropical gardens. Within this beautiful gardens area, you will walk the path with 2000 tropical butterflies! New to the conservatory is a cool and exciting exhibit entitled Venom… all about dangerous species to ‘discover the truth and dispel the myths’ about these awesome...

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Wine Sense Events

Posted by on Jan 30, 2013

Wine Sense Events is a business that focuses on bringing to light the delicious variety of wine that can be found here in the Niagara region. They offer exclusive wine & food tasting events or you can partake in one of their open events! Of course, we had to see what it was all about so Lisa and Jen were sent to investigate… they’ve come back and given me the scoop! Lisa and Jennifer attended an event held at PowWow in St. Catharines, which featured wine from Henry of Pelham winery. This event was all about the aging of wine and learning how to differentiate an aged wine from a...

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Ball’s Falls Thanksgiving Festival

Posted by on Oct 2, 2012

From Friday October 5th until 8th you can visit over 125 selected vendors at Ball’s Falls Thanksgiving Festival. You will find pottery, paintings, hand crafted jewellery, gardening tips and tools as well as one of my personal favourites the birds of prey demonstration. This festival is going on its 38th year and has always been an autumn favourite! With the cooler breeze blowing in, everyone bundles in their sweaters and heads out to the beautiful Ball’s Falls for the day. It is a wonderful trip for the family or a perfect way to spend the day with your sweet heart. Admission is $6/person...

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Jay Cochrane in Niagara Falls

Posted by on Aug 15, 2012

This summer started with Nik Wallenda bringing in thousands of onlookers to watch as he passed over Niagara Falls on a tightrope. But the tight rope spectacle didn’t stop when Wallenda landed in the United States that afternoon. No, here in Niagara Falls we have a dare devil walking above our heads every day at 7pm for the entire summer! Jay Cochrane, 68, walks 400 m, 50 stories up every night at 7pm. This is the greatest building to building in North America and by the end of the summer, Cochrane will have walked over 30 km high above our heads. I know that my uncle visiting from Calgary...

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