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Falls Fireworks Series Celebrates 25th Anniversary with New and Expanded Schedule

March 1, 2018

Niagara Parks

Niagara Falls, ON – In celebration of the 25th anniversary of the annual Falls Fireworks Series, Niagara Parks is pleased to announce the 2018 Falls Fireworks schedule, with a total of 111 displays, including daily shows throughout the summer.

“As presenting sponsor and host site of the annual Falls Fireworks Series, Niagara Parks is pleased to play a leading role in the series, helping to attract and encourage overnight visitation and increased length of stays, here in the destination,” stated Niagara Parks Commission Chair Janice Thomson. “Niagara Parks’ vision is to become one of the most spectacular Parks in the world. One step to help achieve this new vision, is our continued efforts to activate and leverage the natural experiences of Niagara with programming such as the Falls Fireworks series.”

With additional program support provided by the Tourism Partnership of Niagara, the Falls Fireworks series will begin with special holiday shows over the Victoria Day (May 18 – 21) and Memorial Day long weekends (May 25 – 28). Each fireworks display will take place at 10 p.m.* following the schedule below:

  • May 18 – June 17 – Weekends (Friday, Saturday, Sunday) and holiday Mondays
  • June 18 – September 3 – Daily
  • September 7 – October 8 – Weekends (Friday, Saturday, Sunday) and holiday Mondays

*All fireworks displays are subject to weather conditions.

“We are very excited that the Tourism Partnership of Niagara will play a leadership role with Niagara Parks in helping to animate and enhance the customer experience,” says Anthony Annunziata, president of the Tourism Partnership of Niagara. “Programming like this helps to shape the Niagara Narrative in attracting business and leisure customers to our great region.”

The unique launch site within the Niagara Gorge draws visitors from around the world to enjoy the spectacular fireworks displays that have been taking place for 25 years, further showcased by the stunning nightly illumination of Niagara Falls.

To enjoy the fireworks up close, take advantage of the GO Niagara Seasonal Train service, which will operate on weekends from May 18 – 21, June 22 – September 3 and October 5 – 8.

For more information and to view the fireworks schedule online, please visit niagaraparks.com/fireworks.

Niagara Parks

Niagara Parks

The Niagara Parks Commission is committed to a vision of Ontario’s Niagara Parks as one that Preserves a rich heritage, Conserves natural wonders, and Inspires people world-wide. Founded in 1885, The Niagara Parks Commission is an Operational Enterprise Agency of the Ministry of Tourism, Culture and Sport. Its mission is to protect the natural and cultural heritage along the Niagara River for the enjoyment of visitors while maintaining financial self-sufficiency.