by George Bailey   

Here’s another set of wheels you can use to travel around Niagara Falls to see what Niagara has to offer is to take one of the many WEGO buses you’ll find in the Park system and throughout the city. This bus transportation system connects all parts of the... Read more...

by George Bailey   

If you want to see Niagara from the seat of a bike there are number of places where you can rent one. Zoom Leisure has 3 locations along the Niagara Parkway where you can rent a bicycle .Ben Schweitzer operates one of these bike rental locations near the... Read more...

by George Bailey   

2,600 runners have registered to take part in the 5th Annual Women’s Half Marathon to take place this coming Sunday in Niagara Falls. Ross Robinson, founder and race director of the race says there will be runner’s from 10 provinces, 29 states and six cou... Read more...

by George Bailey   

About 28,000 people are expected to attend this weekend’s Comic Con to be held in the Niagara Falls Scotiabank Convention Centre at 6815 Stanley Avenue. A few celebrities who plan to be here are the Fonz of Happy Days, wrestling legend Shawn Michael, Mini... Read more...

by George Bailey   

The Mackenzie Printery located in the small community of Queenston, 12 kilometres north of he falls is home to the Louis Roy Press, Canada’s oldest printing press and one of the few remaining original wooden presses in the world. You’ll find over 500 year... Read more...

by George Bailey   

Travel Centres across Ontario celebrate from Monday May 30th to Saturday, June 5th the unofficial kick off to summer. Jackie Phillip, regional manager Niagara Southwest region of Ontario says it’s a great time to visit one of the many tourism centres we h... Read more...

by George Bailey   

The 10th annual Niagara Falls Springlicious Festival takes place in historic downtown Niagara Falls, Friday, May 27, Saturday, May 28, and Sunday, May 29th. This event is free. Parking is also free. There will be lots of culinary delights, exceptional bee... Read more...

by George Bailey   

Some of us Canadians might have forgotten why the holiday we just celebrated is called Victoria Day. The holiday is held always on the first Monday before May 24th to celebrate Queen Victoria of England who was born on May 25th; 1819.The birthday became a... Read more...

by George Bailey   

This past weekend my wife Ellen and I took a stroll through the Niagara Parks Botanical Gardens located 10 kilometres north of the falls along the Niagara Parkway. Do yourself and your friends a favour and spend time in this lovely oasis. Entrance to the... Read more...

by George Bailey   

The Niagara Parks Floral Showcase is featuring its annual hydrangea show now until the end of this month. The show features about 325 blue, white pink and violet hydrangeas. The showhouse is located at 7145 Niagara Parkway just above the falls and is open... Read more...

by George Bailey   

On the Canadian side of the border near the edge of the Canadian Horseshoe Falls is an area called Table Rock. It got its name because many years ago there was a piece of rock that resembled a Table Top that extended out over the falls. As the falls reced... Read more...

by George Bailey   

9.6 kilometres north from the falls along the Niagara Parkway is the Niagara Parks Centennial Lilac Garden. It’s located right beside the world famous Floral Clock. When I was driving the parkway today I could smell the aroma from Lilac Garden before I ev... Read more...

by George Bailey   

Did you know that Navy Island, an island in the middle of the Niagara River above the Falls, was once a proposed sight for the UN Headquarters? That’s right. At an historic conference held in San Francisco in the spring of 1945 delegates from 50 nations w... Read more...

by George Bailey   

When I was in the park this past weekend with my wife Ellen we were happy to be part of the new growth and activities that are now beginning for the season. The daffodils were in full bloom, the pink and white saucer magnolias were at their best and the t... Read more...

by George Bailey   

If you like, old classic cars make your way to downtown Niagara Falls on Tuesday evenings until the end of September. The free shows take place between 6 and 9 p.m. There’s even free live entertainment. Any monies raised through raffle sales go to the Nia... Read more...

by George Bailey   

The Niagara Parks Commission will once again partner with Forests Ontario in a province wide tree planting event on Saturday, May 7 from 10 a.m. until 5 p.m. The tree planting site is directly opposite the Niagara Glen Nature Centre at 3050 Niagara Parkwa... Read more...