Fill your calendar with all things Niagara USA! Enjoy a night out with free live music, fireworks over the Falls and holiday happenings for the entire family!

Music, arts & Entertainment 

Nov. 20: Free Music Friday
Hard Rock Café, 333 Prospect St., Niagara Falls
7pm. Live music featuring Ball 'N Chain Band.

Nov. 20: Live Music at Wine on Third
Wine on Third, 501 Third St., Niagara Falls
8pm. Live music featuring Keith Shuskie.

Nov. 21: Live Music Saturday
Legend's Bar & Grill, 240 First St., Niagara Falls / 716-299-0249
7pm. Free live music featuring local musicians!

Nov. 21: Live Music at Wine on Third
Wine on Third, 501 Third St., Niagara Falls
8pm. Free live music featuring Julian Burgio.

Nov. 21: Fireworks over the Falls
Niagara Falls State Park, USA
6:30pm / 9pm. Enjoy a beautiful display of fireworks over the Falls. 

Nov. 25: Live Music at Wine on Third
Wine on Third, 501 Third St., Niagara Falls
8pm. Free live music featuring Steve Balesteri until 10pm. After, DJ G-Money until 1am.

Nov. 27: Fireworks over the Falls
Niagara Falls State Park, USA
9pm. Enjoy a beautiful display of fireworks over the Falls. 

Nov. 28: Happy Hour & Live Music
Midnight Run Wine Cellars, 3301 Braley Rd., Ransomville / 716-751-6200
6pm. Wine specials and the kitchen is open for food orders. Live music! No cover.

Shopping 

Nov. 21: North Tonawanda City Market
Corner of Payne Ave. & Robinson St., North Tonawanda
7am - 1pm. Fresh produce, flowers, pastries, cheese and more! 

Nov. 26: Fashionably Late Black Friday Shopping
Fashion Outlets of Niagara Falls USA, 1900 Military Rd., Niagara Falls / 716-297-2022
10pm. Shop 200 designer outlets and enjoy entertainment and giveaways!

Nov. 27: Live Music at Wine on Third
Wine on Third, 501 Third St., Niagara Falls
8pm. Free live music featuring Jamie Holka.

Nov. 28: Live Music at Wine on Third
Wine on Third, 501 Third St., Niagara Falls
8pm. Free live music featuring Scott Celani.

Nov. 28: Shop Small Saturday
Around Niagara USA
Shop local in the communities in our region! Events happening at stores in Niagara Falls, USA, Lewiston and more!

Holiday Happenings

Nov. 20 - 22: Kenan Arts Council Holiday Gift Show ($)
Kenan Center, 433 Locust St., Lockport / 716-433-8806
Fri., 5-9pm, Sat., 10am-5pm, Sun., 11am-5pm
Over 50 handcrafted works by juried artisans in 3 historic buildings. Food available for purchase at Shamus Restaurant. 

Nov. 21 - Jan. 3: Fatima Shrine Festival of Lights
Our Lady of Fatima Shrine, 1023 Swann Rd., Youngstown
5 - 9pm. See over 75 lighted displays and an illuminated Shrine. Gift shop and cafeteria open. Shrine open daily, 9am - 9pm.

Nov. 28: Light Up Lockport
Main St., Lockport / 716-434-0212
All day. Enjoy various holiday events including photos with Santa, a parade down Main Street and much more. Call for additional details.

Nov. 28: Santa on the Carrousel ($)
Herschell Carrousel Factory Museum, 180 Thompson St., North Tonawanda / 716-693-1885
11am. Visit with Santa, festive crafts and games, hot chocolate and more. (Lunch available - reservations and pre-payment required.)

Nov. 29: Lighting of the Manor
The Winery at Marjim Manor, 7171 E. Lake Rd., Appleton / 716-778-7001
12pm. Lighting of a dozen plus Christmas Trees and Hanukkah Menorahs, visit with Santa, holiday songs and shop! FREE personalized wine labels that day only!

Culinary & Wine

Nov. 24: Niagara Falls Culinary Institute Dinner/Demo ($)
Niagara Falls Culinary Institute, 28 Old Falls St., Niagara Falls / 716-210-2525
6pm. Learn how to make squash ravioli with sage butter sauce. Enjoy a night out before the craziness of the Holidays! 

Tours

November: Behind the Scenes Tour / Meet a Seal / Penguin Encounter ($)
Aquarium of Niagara, 701 Whirlpool St., Niagara Falls / 716-285-3575
Fri., Sat., or Sun. Enjoy one or both of these can't miss opportunities and get up close and personal with the Aquarium! Call for info! 

Don't Miss!

Nov. 20 - 22: Helicopter Rides over Niagara Falls, USA ($)
Rainbow Air, Inc., 454 Main St., Niagara Falls / 716-284-2800
9am - 4:30pm. See Niagara Falls from up above! Weather permitting. {Last weekend of operation for the 2015 season!}