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The Niagara Stage Returns Presented by Niagara Parks with Polaris Music Prize

June 17, 2019

Niagara Parks

  • The Niagara Stage, a free weekly summer music series, features a diverse lineup of prominent and emerging Canadian talent recognized by the Polaris Music Prize
  • Concerts to take place every Saturday evening at 8:00 p.m., from June 28 to August 31, followed by fireworks over Niagara Falls at 10:00 p.m.
  • Take advantage of convenient GO Niagara Seasonal Train Service

 

Niagara Falls, ON – The Niagara Stage, a weekly summer music series by Niagara Parks with support from the Polaris Music Prize, returns to Queen Victoria Park summer 2019. Featuring performances from a diversity of renowned Canadian artists, this free summer concert series will showcase artists previously recognized by the Polaris Music Prize.

Shows will take place every Saturday evening at 8:00 p.m., from June 28 to August 31, at Niagara Parks’ Queen Victoria Place stage. The evening will culminate with a firework display over Niagara Falls at 10:00 p.m. (weather-permitting) as part of Niagara Parks’ nightly summer fireworks program.

The Niagara Stage represents a unique programming partnership between two venerated Canadian cultural organizations, Niagara Parks and the Polaris Music Prize. The Niagara Stage will seek to showcase the talent and diversity of Canadian artists that have been previously recognized or listed by Polaris, to the multitude of domestic and international visitors experiencing one of Canada’s foremost natural wonders. The concert series at Niagara Parks’ Queen Victoria Place, including the Niagara Stage and the Summer Concert Series, are proudly supported by Coca-Cola.

For full concert schedule, see HERE.

For images, and associated media, please see HERE.

GO Niagara Seasonal Train Service

The GO Niagara Seasonal Train Service is available on weekends and holidays throughout the summer months, offering dedicated bicycle cars that encourage travelers to explore Niagara Parks by bike. One round-trip ticket on the GO Niagara Seasonal Train includes GO Train service to and from Niagara, access to the Niagara-on-the-Lake Shuttle, and two-day access to WEGO, the hop-on hop-off bus service in Niagara Falls. To see the full schedule, and to buy tickets online, visit niagaraparks.com/go.

About Polaris Music Prize

The Polaris Music Prize is a not-for-profit organization that annually honours and rewards artists who produce Canadian music albums of distinction. A select panel of music critics judge and award the Prize without regard to musical genre or commercial popularity. The winner is decided at the Polaris gala, September 16 at the Carlu in Toronto. Gala performances will be streamed live via CBC Music.
polarismusicprize.ca

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.