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Niagara Falls Fireworks & Illumination Schedule

Enjoy the FREE fabulous fireworks high above the Niagara Falls from Queen Victoria Park just minutes away from the Howard Johnson by Wyndham by the Falls. In addition to the regular firework displays, there are also special occasion and special event displays throughout the year.

See below for details and schedules.

Regular Scheduled Fireworks Displays

MAY 17th – JUNE 9th
Weekends (Friday, Saturday, Sunday and holiday Mondays)

Daily shows scheduled every night beginning at 10 pm

Weekends (Friday, Saturday, Sunday and holiday Mondays)

Note: All dates and times are subject to change and dependent upon weather and wind conditions.

Winter Fireworks Displays

Saturday, November 16th – WFOL Opening Ceremonies fireworks at 9 PM
Fridays: November 22, 29 December 6, 13, 20, 27, January 3 & 10
Nightly: Dec. 21 to Dec 30 & Jan. 1 to 5
New Year’s Eve: Tuesday, December 31st at 9 PM & Midnight
January 11 & 12

All performances take place at 9 PM unless otherwise noted. Fireworks schedule is subject to change. As always, fireworks performances are weather permitting and may be cancelled due to poor weather conditions.

Niagara Falls Illumination Schedule

Every evening beginning at dusk, the Niagara Falls is illuminated in the colours of the rainbow. Don’t miss the unmatched beauty of Niagara Falls at night!

January 1 to January 315:00 pm1:00 am
February 1 to March 115:30 pm1:00 am
March 1 – March 115:30 pm1:00 am
March 12 to March 187:30 pm1:00 am
March 19 – March 317:30 pm2:00 am     
April 1 – May 148:00 pm2:00 am
May 15 to May 318:30 pm2:00 am
June 1 to July 318:30 pm2:00 am
August 1 – August 158:00 pm2:00 am
August 16 – August 317:30 pm2:00 am
September 1- September 197:00 pm2:00 am
September 20 to September 306:30 pm2:00 am
October 1 to October 156:15 pm2:00 am
October 16 to October 316:00 pm2:00 am
November 1 – December 314:30 pm2:00 am

Note: Times are approximate and subject to change according to light conditions.  Weather Permitting.

Special Niagara Falls Illumination Schedule Request
The Niagara Falls are often lit in special colours in support of many charities. Download our illumination request form to apply for special lighting for your event.

Note: Special Colour Illuminations are for a fifteen (15) minute duration, with no back to back time slots. When making a request, please ensure a minimum 15-minute gap is left between time slots. A maximum of three (3) time slots x one (1) evening can be accepted. Both Falls are illuminated. Illumination times are approximate and subject to change according to light conditions.

Niagara Falls Fireworks