Calendar of Events

September 30, 2022

PARTICIPATE FOR POLIO

September 30, 2022 | 9:00 am | 793 Green St., Niagara-on-the-Lake start | Walk or ride for 1 hour

Refreshments provided afterward

Rain date October 1, 2022

In support of World Polio Day, we are looking for a team to ride and walk with us, Rotary Club of Niagara-on-the-Lake, in the upcoming Participate for Polio district-wide Rotary event. All proceeds from the event will benefit End Polio Now to support our continuing efforts to eradicate polio…forever.

October 13, 2022

Battle of Queenston Heights Commemoration


To commemorate the 210th anniversary of the Battle of Queenston Heights and the death of Major-General Sir Isaac Brock, we will be offering a commemorative tour of the battlefield at 10:00 am, followed by a tour of the Landscape of Nations.

October 13,2022

Bianca Marais at Laura Secord House

The Witches of Moonshyne Manor

Bianca Marais cohosts the popular podcast The Sh*t No One Tells You About Writing, aimed at emerging writers. She was named the winner of the Excellence in Teaching Award for Creative Writing at the University of Toronto’s School of Continuing Studies in 2021. She is the author of two novels, Hum If You Don’t Know the Words and If You Want to Make God Laugh, as well as the Audible Original The Prynne Viper. She lives in Toronto with her husband and fur babies

Oct 20-22

Theatrical Cemetery Tours

Uncover cryptic tales, truths and local lore from the spirits buried in historic St. Mark's Church Cemetery in Niagara-on-the-Lake. Volunteer actors portray real people from the past buried in the cemetery and tell the audience stories of their lives

NOTE: Cemetery is not fully accessible. Participants must be able to walk and stand for periods of time.

October 29/2022

Halloween Ghost Tours

Join us for an exploration of the scariest aspects of haunted Fort George in Niagara-on-the-Lake. This 2-hour walking tour includes stories too frightening to be told on the summer tours.

All tickets: $30.00. ALL HALLOWEEN TICKETS MUST BE PURCHASED IN ADVANCE. Tickets are NOT available for purchase at the time of the tour. Visit our online gift shop to purchase tickets.

CELEBRATE THE SEASON’S BOUNTY

FRIDAYS, SATURDAYS & SUNDAYS IN NOVEMBER

More Details coming soon!

PASSES ON SALE OCTOBER 1 2022

November 10, 2022

Shelly Sanders at Laura Secord HouseDaughters of the Occupation

Shelly Sanders is a freelance journalist whose articles have appeared in the Toronto Star, Maclean’s, the National Post and Canadian Living. She is the author of three well‐lauded historical novels for young adults. The recipient of the Sydney Taylor Book Award, she was shortlisted for the Vine Award, among others, and has had starred reviews in Booklist. Shelly Sanders lives in Oakville, Ontario.

November 9 - December 23

A CHRISTMAS CAROL

Ebenezer Scrooge is back. And this time it's seasonal.

ROYAL GEORGE THEATRE


Ebenezer Scrooge is back! Nestled in the heart of the ultimate Christmas village, the charming holiday favourite A Christmas Carol returns to the Shaw Festival’s Royal George Theatre. It’s the perfect annual reminder of what Christmas is all about. Arrive feeling “Bah, humbug!” and leave full of warm, fuzzy Christmas spirit.

November 18 - December 23

WHITE CHRISTMAS

If you’re dreaming of a white Christmas, you won’t want to miss this classic holiday favourite. Two soldiers, returning home from a USO song-and-dance team fall for two sisters in another act. Together, they put on a show to save a Vermont inn. This musical never fails to please: you can’t help falling in love with the characters, the dancing and, of course, the singing, especially since the title song is Berlin’s most famous and most beloved.

December 02-03/2022

Rotary Holiday House Tour

If you like interior design, architecture, and seasonal decorations, the annual Niagara-on-the-Lake Rotary Holiday House Tour is for you. Tour gorgeous, professionally decorated homes; visit local historic and cultural sites; sample complimentary tastings from 3 featured wineries; and enjoy specially priced luncheons for attendees as well! And all the profits go to charitable causes.

December 02/2022

Candlelight Stroll

The stroll begins at the Old Courthouse building located at 26 Queen Street, Niagara-on-the-Lake.

ITINERARY

6:30 pm - Ceremony outside the Old Courthouse building. Includes singing carols & speeches introducing the child who has been chosen to receive proceeds from candle sales.

7:00 pm - The stroll begins which is led by 2 horse drawn carriages.

People will follow behind the carriages and can stop along the route to listen to 15 different choirs/bands.

December 8, 2022

Robin Lefler at Laura Secord House

Reasonable Adults

Robin Lefler lives near Toronto with her husband, their two children and an anxious goldendoodle. Over the course of a career in tech, she has travelled the globe but generally prefers to be at home, where she can easily locate coffee, wine and high‐quality waffles. Reasonable Adults is her debut novel.

December 10-11/2022

McFarland Heritage Christmas

Experience a traditional nineteenth-century Christmas as McFarland House is decorated by the Garden Club of Niagara using period authentic materials! Victorian era crafts, carols and refreshments will take you back in time inside one of Niagara’s oldest and most significant heritage sites

December 10/2022

Santa Clause Parade

The parade will start at the intersection of King and Center Street in Old Town and travel throughout its traditional route down Castlereagh, Wellington, Byron/Prideaux, Simcoe and Queen Streets.

Icewine Festival

For three weekends in January, the Niagara Region is transformed into a wintry wonderland, celebrating one of Canada’s most cherished products – Ontario Icewine. From Gala evening toasts to chestnut roasts, ornate ice bars, ice skating and winery tours, the Annual Niagara Icewine Festival offers plenty for every taste.

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