Niagara Falls Ribfest
June 13 to 15
This annual finger licking fundraiser will be taking place at Niagara Square this year. From Friday, noon to 1am, Saturday, 11am to 1am and Sunday, 11am to 8pm, you can enjoy delicious ribs, live music, all for a good cause. More info at www.niagarafallsribfest.com
Terri Clark & Friends
Friday, June 27
This eight time CCMA Entertainer of the Year will be performing at the Scotiabank Convention Centre this summer. Joining her will be Dry Country and Lindsay Ell. Tickets are available from fallsconventions.com
Summer of Thrills
Clifton Hill District
June 27 to September 1
Enjoy free performances of death defying street performers all summer long. There will be a highwire sky cycle and a wheel of fate atop a 10-story hotel. It will need to be seen to be believed. It’s all taking place on the top of Clifton Hill!
One Love: Order at the Border
July 4 to July 6
This inaugural reggae and soul music festival is taking place at The Grove (located in Niagara Parks near the Floral Showhouse). Some of the artists who will be performing include: R. Kelly, Dahlia Anderson, Pamela Facey, Johnny Osbourne and more. Over 35 international artists will be featured, and is the biggest festival of its’ kind in North America. Tickets and more information available at oneloveniagara.com
200th Anniversary of the Battle of Lundy’s Lane
This once in a lifetime event will be taking place at the Drummond Hill Cemetery beginning at 7:30 with a commemorative service. A walk will take place beginning at 8:30 (with participants getting to choose their side in the battle) with both sides coming together and meeting on the battlefield. More info at niagarafallsmuseums.ca
Falls Fireworks Illumination Coca Cola Concerts
Enjoy spectacular fireworks every Friday, Sunday and holiday until November 30.
Additional shows will be happening every June 18 to August 20, and every day from August 25 to 29. Shows begin at 10pm. Concerts take place every Friday and Sunday at 8pm. Admission is free.
Elton John, The Music of Elton John
August 6 at the Greg Frewin Theatre
Enjoy celebrity impersonator Ron Camilleri’s dead on impression of Elton John. You will enjoy hearing all of Elton’s greatest hits, as well as the sounds of the seven piece band. This is a show that shouldn’t be missed! Tickets and more information at gregfrewintheatre.com
Fleetwood Nicks and Practically Petty
Enjoy two different bands during this lively show that will bring you back to the heyday of Stevie Nicks and Tom Petty. Showtime is at 6:15, dinner is at 7:30. More information and tickets are available at gregfrewintheatre.com