Things to Do in Niagara Falls this Summer
You’re probably looking to get away to Niagara Falls for the great views, explore outdoor spaces, and have some fun. Plan on spending 2-3 days in Niagara Falls in order to take in all the main attractions and explore the beautiful surroundings. Here’s what to do in Niagara Falls this summer.
The weather in Niagara Falls during the summer is typically hot with stretches of humidity. Temperatures are typically between 27ºC (80ºF) and 32 ºC ( 90ºF). Remember to bring along shorts, t-shirts, sandals, sun protection, a light jacket for the evening, and an umbrella just in case it rains.
SIGNATURE THINGS TO DO
Here are the must-do attractions in Niagara Falls.
FIREWORKS OVER THE FALLS
Fireworks over the falls started on May 19th and will run every night until October 9th. Enjoy stunning views of the Falls illuminations all evening long, topped off with fireworks displays starting at 10 pm, (weather permitting).
The illuminations are timed with dusk during the summer. Plan on seeing the illuminations from approximately 8 pm to 2 am.
THE TUNNEL AT THE NIAGARA PARKS POWER STATION
The newest attraction in Niagara Falls.
NIAGARA PARKS SUMMER SIGNATURE ATTRACTIONS
- Journey Behind the Falls
- Niagara’s Fury
- Butterfly Conservatory
- Whirlpool Aero Car
- White Water Walk
- Whirlpool Adventure Course
- Floral Showhouse
NIAGARA CITY CRUISES
Get ready to feel the mist on your face and hear the roar of the falls on this epic boat tour! Get close and personal with the American Falls, Bridal Veil Falls, and the granddaddy of them all – the Canadian Horseshoe Falls!
ZIPLINE TO THE FALLS
WildPlay’s Zipline to the Falls lets you fly along the Niagara Gorge and see Niagara Falls from a new angle. The zipline experience includes four high-speed ziplines that travel 2200 feet along the gorge and end near Horseshoe Falls. Zipline past The Niagara River, Gorge, American, and Bridal Veil Falls!
The Howard Johnson Plaza by Wyndham by the Falls is located on the Canadian side just one short block to the Top 10 best Clifton Hill Attractions and the mighty Falls itself. We’re steps away from the Great Canadian Midway, Niagara Speedway, the SkyWheel, and Niagara City Cruises ensuring that you have the best accommodation conveniently located.
Our guests can enjoy indoor and outdoor dining at our Denny’s Restaurant located beside the hotel. We also have an on-site food court where you will find your favourites such as Pizza Hut, and Baskin Robbins.
Within walking distance, there are many other restaurants that will satisfy any taste bud.
We look forward to welcoming you to Niagara Falls this summer.