The Niagara Parks Commission is a self-financed agency of the Ontario Ministry of Tourism, Culture & Sport. Operating costs for the organization are funded through visitation to the wide variety of natural attractions, restaurants, golf courses, shops and other facilities along a 56km stretch of the Niagara Parkway.

Vision and Values

Vision and Values

The mission of Niagara Parks is to Protect the natural and cultural heritage along the Niagara River for the enjoyment of visitors while maintaining financial self-sufficiency.

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The Commissioners

The Commissioners

The Niagara Parks Board of Commissioners is composed of up to twelve individuals who are responsible for making policy decisions, providing guidance to staff and reporting to the provincial government.

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Our Team

Our Team

Seven dedicated public servants comprise the Niagara Parks Executive Team. Together these individuals work to guide the strategic directions and overall operation of Niagara Parks.

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Resource & Report Library

The Niagara Parks Commission is working toward adding records as part of Ontario’s Open Government Initiative, creating a more open and transparent government for the people of Ontario.

Celebrate the Traditions of Halloweens Past at Old Fort Erie

Celebrate the Traditions of Halloweens Past at Old Fort Erie

Heritage staff at Niagara Parks’ Old Fort Erie are busily preparing some fun family-friendly, Halloween-themed events that will leave you...

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Rooted: Celebrating the Natural, Cultural and Culinary Profile of the Niagara region

Rooted: Celebrating the Natural, Cultural and Culinary Profile of the Niagara region

Highlights Niagara Parks’ second annual Rooted in the Garden event Interactive art and floral shows with demonstrations led by local...

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Old Fort Erie Hosts Annual Soldiers’ Field Day Competition

Old Fort Erie Hosts Annual Soldiers’ Field Day Competition

The annual Soldiers’ Field Day competition, will be held at Old Fort Erie, on Saturday, August 26. Come cheer on...

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Celebrate Thanksgiving Weekend with Niagara Parks

Celebrate Thanksgiving Weekend with Niagara Parks

Highlights Enjoy vibrant fall foliage on full display throughout Niagara Parks, including the spectacular Niagara Glen Rogers Hometown Hockey to...

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Niagara Parks Introduces New Literary Speaker Series

Niagara Parks Introduces New Literary Speaker Series

Highlights Laura Secord Homestead to host new literary speaker series, beginning on September 7th Series will highlight outstanding Canadian female...

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Sip, Sizzle & Savour Harvest Barbeque  Returns to Queenston Heights

Sip, Sizzle & Savour Harvest Barbeque Returns to Queenston Heights

Highlights Annual Sip, Sizzle & Savour Harvest Barbeque returns to Queenston Heights on Sunday, August 27 Event showcases the seasonal...

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Rededication Ceremony and 80th Anniversary Celebration of Oakes Garden Theatre

Rededication Ceremony and 80th Anniversary Celebration of Oakes Garden Theatre

Rededication Ceremony Speaking to the historical, architectural and horticultural significance of one of Niagara Parks’ most spectacular outdoor venues, remarks...

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Murder Mystery Night Returns to Old Fort Erie

Murder Mystery Night Returns to Old Fort Erie

Old Fort Erie will host its popular Murder Mystery event on Saturday, September 9 at 7 p.m., combining an evening...

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Niagara Parks Unveils New Pollinator Exhibit at the Butterfly Conservatory

Niagara Parks Unveils New Pollinator Exhibit at the Butterfly Conservatory

Highlights Pollinator Exhibit installed as a new permanent feature of the Butterfly Conservatory Bilingual, family-friendly exhibit will educate visitors about...

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