Spring is in the air and there are plenty of reasons to celebrate in Niagara Falls USA! From live music to hoppin' activities for the kids, there is something for everyone!

March 27: Coal Chamber with Special Guests ($)
The Rapids Theatre, 1711 Main St., Niagara Falls / 716-205-8925
6pm. Enjoy live music by Coal Chamber with Special Guests Filter, Combichrist, and American Head Charge. Tickets available at The Rapids Theatre Box Office, www.ticketfly.com, or charge by phone 877-435-9849. 

March 27: Happy Hour
Midnight Run Wine Cellars, 3301 Braley Rd., Ransomville / 716-751-6200
6pm-9pm. Enjoy specials on wine, hard cider and wine slushies. Pizza will be available for sale. Live music by LakeSideDuo. No cover charge.

March 27: Free Music Friday
Hard Rock Café, 333 Prospect St. Niagara Falls
8pm. Live music Low Road Revival.

March 27: Live Music at Wine on Third
Wine on Third, 501 Third St., Niagara Falls
8pm. Live music Keith & Aaron.

March 28: Eggstravaganza
NYPA - Niagara Power Vista, 5777 Lewiston Rd., Lewiston
10am. Free photos with the Bunny from 10am-2pm, crafts, egg scavenger hunt, jelly bean contest and more. Free rides on the Niagara Scenic Trolley between the Niagara Power Vista and Gorge Discovery Center during the event.

March 28: Culinary Series - Demo/Dinner ($)
Niagara Falls Culinary Institute, 28 Old Falls St., Niagara Falls / 716-210-2525
1pm-4pm. The "Mother Sauces" of French Cuisine with Chef Mike Conway! Learn to make Béchamel, Veloute', Tomato, Espagnole and Hollandaise sauces.

March 28: March into Spring with Wine and Dinner ($)
Midnight Run Wine Cellars, 3301 Braley Rd., Ransomville / 716-751-6200
6pm-8pm. Enjoy Hors d'oeuvres, chopped salad and choice of chicken breast or pork tenderloin and dessert. Samples of wine included with each entree and a full glass of wine of your choice with the main course. Tickets available online or at the winery.

March 28: Swing into the 40's ($)
Old Fort Niagara, 4 Scott Ave., Youngstown / 716-745-7611
7pm-11pm. Step back in time and into swing at this new event! Live band, food and drinks at the Fort Niagara Officers Club. Tickets are $60/person and include: 30-minute swing dance instruction by Swing Buffalo, entry into vintage 1940s-themed door prizes, awards for dance competition winners and best-dressed male and female, four hours of music entertainment by Buffalo Jazz & Swing Band, drinks and hors d'oeuvres.

March 28: Live Music at Wine on Third
Wine on Third, 501 Third St., Niagara Falls
8pm. Live music Porcelain Train.

Ongoing Events in Niagara USA:

March 29 - April 26: Wood, Paper, Scissors Exhibit
Kenan Center, 433 Locust St., Lockport / 716-433-2617
Exhibit featuring the work of bookmaker Diane L. Bond, book sculptor, Jodi Harvey-Brown, collage artist Marie Prince, and marionette & figurine crafter Doris Timkey. Monday-Friday, noon-5pm / Sat. & Sun., 2pm-5pm.