Niagara Falls Fireworks Schedule: What to Know

Niagara Falls Fireworks

Watching the spectacular Niagara Falls fireworks show is fun for the whole family. Vibrant lights dance across the sky in eye-catching patterns, making the display of fireworks in Niagara Falls something to look forward to on your visit. You can walk to the edge of Niagara Falls to catch the show, or enjoy a brilliant view of the fireworks from your very own Fallsview guest room at the Marriott on the Falls. View the Niagara Falls fireworks schedule below, and get more information on this family-favorite event in Niagara Falls.

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December 2017 Fireworks Dates


January 2018 Fireworks Dates


More Niagara Falls Fireworks Dates

Niagara Falls fireworks also happen on these holidays:

  • Victoria Day
  • Canada Day
  • Civic Holiday
  • Labour Day
  • Thanksgiving
  • Winter Festival of Lights
  • New Year’s Eve

On New Year’s Eve in Niagara Falls, there are two fireworks displays. The first is scheduled in the early evening, and the second begins at midnight to celebrate the New Year.

Please note, that all performances above take place at the Niagara Parks Commission/Winter Festival of Lights listed times, unless otherwise noted. This Niagara Falls fireworks schedule is subject to change. Niagara Falls fireworks performances are weather permitting and may be cancelled due to poor weather conditions like high winds or rain. Weather may impact fireworks visibility from select rooms.

Learn About Niagara Falls Fireworks: History and More

The Niagara Falls fireworks display is one of the longest-running fireworks shows in the world, impressing visitors from around the globe to Niagara Falls with regular displays since 1994. Modern pyrotechnics and lighting turn Niagara Falls into a dazzling nighttime backdrop for this beautiful firework show, while lighting up the falls is steeped in tradition that spans more than 100 years.

Setting up the Niagara Falls fireworks show is impressive, requiring a qualified three-member crew to set up all firing tubes along the Niagara River shoreline. These state-of-the-art fireworks in Niagara Falls are pre-programmed and can be launched by remote, ensuring safety and excellent quality with every show.

The flagship Niagara Falls fireworks show, Fireworks Over the Falls, usually runs from May through early January, weather permitting, with shows every Friday and Sunday night during these months in addition to public holidays. The brilliant fireworks provide a beautiful backdrop to other Niagara Falls events during those times, such as the Coca-Cola Concert Series, with free concerts from May through October.

The Winter Festival of Lights from November until January is another annual event where eye-catching fireworks add to the drama of Canada’s largest light show. During this time, the fireworks start earlier and, often, extra fireworks shows are scheduled.

Altogether, there are typically more than 80 fireworks shows at Niagara Falls every year. While there are vantage points on both sides of the border, undoubtedly, the best place to catch a Niagara Falls fireworks show is from one of the Marriott on the Falls Niagara Falls Fallsview Rooms. You can grab a comfortable in-room chair, sip your favourite drink, and take in the fireworks display from the convenience of your own room.

Book a Fallsview Room for an Amazing View

Fireworks in Niagara Falls is just one reason why a visit to Niagara Falls is fun for the whole family. Seeing colourful lights illuminate the sky with the eighth Wonder of the World as the backdrop is truly an unforgettable sight. You can count on the many regular fireworks shows at Niagara Falls to add a touch of wonder to your Niagara Falls experience, whether you’re in the mood for a romantic setting or want your Niagara Falls experience to become even more special.

The Marriott on the Falls Hotel and Spa is the top destination to get a great view of the Niagara Falls fireworks. Our Fallsview Guest Rooms offer the utmost in comfort and bird’s-eye views of both Niagara Falls and the breathtaking fireworks displays. These rooms are a top choice for Niagara Falls visitors who want to have the best perspective of Niagara Falls fireworks and everything Niagara Falls has to offer.

Have questions about the Niagara Falls fireworks schedule or anything else related to Niagara Falls? Give us a call at 800-618-9059, and we’re happy to help. Want to book a room where you can see Niagara Falls fireworks? Check rates on rooms for seeing fireworks in Niagara Falls here.

Friday, January 26, 2018 - 9:00pm to 9:15pm


Marriott on the Falls
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Niagara Falls