Clifton Hill is home to a number of Winter Festival of Lights displays during the winter season. Trees in this area feature warm white lighting with light strands hanging down from the limbs to resemble Spanish Moss Trees. At the foot of The Hill is an arrangement of illuminated spiral trees and decorative lighting at Oakes Garden Theatre. A large spiral tree containing ornaments and surrounded by presents is located at Grand View Marketplace. Clifton Hill is home to numerous attractions year-round like Niagara SkyWheelFallsview Indoor WaterparkThe Fun House and more!

Two archways above the street welcome visitors as they enter the Clifton Hill District from both Ferry Street and on Victoria Avenue near Bender Street.