Niagara Falls comes alive in the summer time; here are unique events that you can experience during the month of August, as well as a link to some tips to enhance your Niagara Falls Vacation.
Free Summer Concert Series
The Queenston Bandshell, located inside of historic & iconic Queenston Heights Parks, hosts a free concert series every Sunday afternoon during the month of August from 2pm – 4pm. Located approximately 15 minutes from our hotel.
Fireworks Above the Falls
Fireworks above the Falls takes place every Friday and Sunday evening during the month of August, beginning at 10pm. On Friday evenings there are also free concerts that take place at 8pm. For more information visit:
Jackson Triggs Summer Concerts
Taking place in the beautiful outdoor amphitheatre at the Jackson Triggs Winery, these outdoor concerts are frequented by locals and feature large Canadian acts. Upcoming in August
- Jann Arden (Aug 14-15)
- Stars (Aug 21)
- Rootstock-- Joel Plaskett, David Myles, and Mo Kenny—(Aug 22)
- Spirit of the West (Aug 29)
Niagara Fallsview Casino Events
The Fallsview Casino, located only a five minute walk from our property, is home to the Avalon Ballroom, an intimate 1500 seat venue that hosts premium entertainment acts. The line-up for August is impressive and includes:
- Andy Kim
- Paul Rodgers
- ZZ Top
For more information visit:
Onguiaahra: Thunder of Waters
Onguiaahra is a light and sound display celebrating the past and present of Niagara Falls. This is a free event that takes place nightly from Friday, August 28th until Sunday, September 13th.
2015 Shaw Festival Line-up
The venerable Shaw Festival continues its 2015 season with four headline productions (and numerous smaller plays). All four of the following plays take place throughout the month of August.
- Light up the Sky
- Sweet Charity
- You Never Can Tell
Tips for August in Niagara Falls
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The Marriott on the Falls still has a few select rooms available during the month of August, but hurry, we are nearing full capacity. For information and the best value available visit: