WE WILL KICK-OFF OUR 2019/20 SEASON ON SATURDAY, NOVEMBER 16, 2019 WITH OPENING CEREMONIES IN THE NIAGARA PARKS!
Starting at 3:00 PM enjoy family-friendly entertainment in Queen Victoria Park just steps from the mighty Niagara Falls. Celebrate the start of Niagara’s most cherished winter tradition, the Ontario Power Generation Winter Festival of Lights, with your friends and family on Saturday, November 16, 2019 at Opening Ceremonies presented by RBC!
Admission to Opening Ceremonies is completely free!
Opening Ceremonies presented by RBC 2019 Schedule:
3:00 PM – 8:00 PM: Niagara Face Painting, Food Trucks, Tim Horton’s Coffee Truck, Home Depot Kids Workshop, RBC Experience (Photo booth, Kids colouring sheets, Leo the Lion, Plinko game & Canadian Olympians meet & greet), Life-sized games (Chess, X’s & O’s), Impulse illuminated See-Saws, Character Meet & Greets with Peppa the Pig, PJ Masks and appearances by WFOL’s very own Misty Kids!
Opening Ceremonies will feature performances by:
- Cast members of Oh Canada Eh? at 4:00 PM
- Niagara Star Singers at 4:45 PM
- Elsa, Anna & Rapunzel in partnership with Linus Hand Productions at 5:00 PM
- Spiderman, Captain America, Captain Marvel photos and Meet & Greet 5:00 – 7:00PM
- International Grand Champion of Magic Greg Frewin at 6:00 PM
- The Niagara Ballet at 7:00 PM
Flip-the-Switch Ceremony – 7:30 PM – 8:00 PM
8:00 PM – Grand finale firework show synchronized to music – click here for the full 2019 Winter Fireworks Schedule
Please note that the scheduled Niagara Regional Police Drill Team demonstration has been cancelled due to weather conditions
After Opening Ceremonies enjoy your first chance to take-in all the new displays for the 2019/20 OPG Winter Festival of Lights season. Explore the new illuminations and experience the interactive displays in person. Plus at 10:00 PM on Saturday November 16, 2019 enjoy a four minute-long fireworks show over the Falls as part of the Winter Fireworks Series presented by Fallview Casino Resort!
This is a rain or shine event.