Niagara Parks Launches New Summer Concert Series

June 30, 2017

Niagara Parks

Highlights:
  • Hollerado and Kasador help launch new Ontario Live series over the Canada Day weekend
  • Ontario Live will take place every Wednesday night in July and August
  • Annual Coca-Cola Concert Series will feature local talent every weeknight from July 1 to August 31
  • All performances begin at 8:00 p.m. and culminate with fireworks over Niagara Falls at 10:00 p.m.

This summer, Niagara Parks’ annual Coca-Cola Concert Series in Queen Victoria Park will be accompanied by a new Wednesday night edition called Ontario Live. Featuring a diverse selection of Ontario artists making airwaves today, Ontario Live will take place on Wednesday nights throughout July and August on the Illumination Stage overlooking the American and Canadian Horseshoe Falls.

The series kicks off on Canada Day weekend with indie rock headliners Hollerado and Kasador and will continue every Wednesday night in July and August on the Illumination Stage in Queen Victoria Park. Performances will begin at 8:00 p.m. and will culminate with a fireworks display over Niagara Falls at 10 p.m. Niagara Parks Culinary will also be on-site to serve up locally sourced crafted beers, ciders and other favourites. This summer’s Ontario Live lineup includes:

Ontario Live in Niagara Parks

The series kicks off on Canada Day weekend with indie rock headliners Hollerado and Kasador and will continue every Wednesday night in July and August on the Illumination Stage in Queen Victoria Park. Performances will begin at 8:00 p.m. and will culminate with a fireworks display over Niagara Falls at 10 p.m. Niagara Parks Culinary will also be on-site to serve up locally sourced crafted beers, ciders and other favourites. This summer’s Ontario Live lineup includes:

July 1 Hollerado
July 2 Kasador
July 5 The Ollivanders
July 12 Valley
July 19 Gabrielle Goulet
July 26 Alx Veliz
August 2 Eric Ethridge
August 9 Jessica Mitchell
August 16 Michelle Treacy
August 23 Ascot Royals
August 30 Le Groupe Swing

Ontario Live is presented in collaboration with the Celebrate Ontario program administered by the Ontario Ministry of Tourism, Culture and Sport.

Province of Ontario

Coca-Cola Concert Series

Ontario Live will accompany Niagara Parks’ annual Coca-Cola Concert Series which takes place annually within Queen Victoria Park. This free concert series allows both visitors and residents alike to enjoy live local entertainment by the Falls on weeknights from July 1 to August 31. All performances will begin at 8:00 p.m., with the exception of the July 1 concert, which begins at 4:00 p.m., and will culminate with a fireworks display over Niagara Falls at 10 p.m.

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.