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August Civic Holiday

Civic Holiday in Niagara Falls

City offices will be closed on Monday August 1, 2016 for the Civic Holiday, with regular hours resuming on August 2, 2016. Niagara Falls Transit will be following a holiday schedule

View more closure information, or call 905-356-7521

Niagara Falls Canada 150 Celebration logo

Canada 150 - Help Shape the Celebration!

Help us shape next year’s Canada Day Celebration to celebrate Canada’s 150th birthday in our beautiful City.

Provide your input through this survey and tell us how you would like the Niagara Falls celebration to look.

The Tragically Hip

Watch CBC's Broadcast of "The Tragically Hip" at the Scotiabank Convention Centre

The Scotiabank Convention Centre in Niagara Falls will be opening our Theatre doors to host “The CBC and The Tragically Hip present: ‘The Tragically Hip: A National Celebration'” on August 20th at 8:30 PM!

A women having fun at various locations in Niagara


There’s never a shortage of things to do in Niagara especially during the summer.  

We have it all: spectacular natural attractions, water fun, world renowned culinary, hotels with spectacular views and so much more. 

Join us as we cover over 90 things to do in Niagara, yes over 90! 

Oakes Park Entrance Sign

Oakes Park Grandstand Improvement Project

The Oakes Park improvement project is currently underway.  

Please note, the washrooms, change rooms and grandstand seating will not be available during the project which is schedule to be completed late Fall 2016.

Water flowing from a faucet into a sink

New Online Access to City Water Accounts

Niagara Falls Water Bill Customers, now have the opportunity to view their water account information online through a new portal on the City's website!

Open Air Burning

Open Air Burning Ban In Effect for Niagara Falls

With the prolonged hot and dry weather, and in the interest of public safety, the City of Niagara Falls has issued a fire ban on all open air-burning until further notice. 

View Frequently Asked Questions around the fire ban.

Fresh sod being watered by a inground sprinkler

City Wide Sod Restoration Postponement

Due to the hot and dry weather conditions the City of Niagara Falls is postponing all sod restoration sites until approximately mid-August (weather depending).

View information about the sod restoration postponement.

Road Closed

Highway 420 and QEW Rehabilitation Road Closures

The Ontario Ministry of Transportation will be rehabilitating sections of Highway 420 QEW interchanges in Niagara Falls over the next two years.

Closures will vary from week to week. View a list of upcoming road closures.

Sears Cancer Ride Logo and Matterhorn

Raising Money For Childhood Cancer

Councillors Mike Strange and Victor Pietrangelo will be climbing the Matterhorn to raise money for childhood cancer!

Niagara Falls' Neil Babbage will be participating in the upcoming Coast to Coast, Sears National Kids Cancer Ride.