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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 Plaza 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.

Fireworks 2021 & 2022

Beginning December 26th, 2021 and continuing each night through January 1st, 2022, fireworks will return with spectacular displays over the Falls this season.

Hosted by Niagara Parks and presented by the Niagara Falls Hotel Association, fireworks will take place each night at 10 pm. On New Year’s Eve, there will be two displays (9 pm and midnight), to ring in 2022.

The fireworks displays can be enjoyed from multiple vantage points.

Niagara Falls Illumination Schedule

Every evening beginning at dusk, 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 12th to March 18th7:30 pm1:00 am
March 19 to 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 – September 306:30 pm2:00 am
October 1 – 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.