August 6: T-NT Gateway Market
Gateway Harbor Park, Sweeney & Webster St., North Tonawanda
5pm - 8pm. Family-friendly event featuring food trucks, artisan market and live acoustic music every Thursday night. Also live crafting demonstrations.

August 6: Ron Corsaro & Upstate Express
Hennepin Park Gazebo, 4th & Center St., Lewiston
7pm. Experience jazz at its finest in an intimate and relaxed, outdoor concert setting. The New Upstate Express Jazz Ensemble is a seven-piece group, under the direction of composer/pianist Ron Corsaro. This septet performs original as well as classic jazz repertoire, swing and modern jazz, accompanied by guest artists and student musicians.

August 6: Summer Film Series ($)
Riviera Theatre & Performing Arts Center, 67 Webster St., North Tonawanda
7:30pm. Join the fun and stay cool Thursday evenings while watching movie musicals on the silver screen! All movies feature Tom Hanks! General admission is only $3.

August 6: Free Flicks on Old Falls Street featuring Cloudy with Chance of Meatballs
Old Falls Street - Middle Block, 101 Old Falls St., Niagara Falls / 716-278-2100
9pm. Open-air theater featuring free movies under the stars. Food and beverage vending offered. Sponsored by BlueCross BlueShield of Western New York. Weather permitting.

August 6: Karaoke Thursdays
Legend's Bar & Grill, 240 First St., Niagara Falls / 716-299-0249
9pm. Sing your heart out to over 90,000 song to choose from!

August 7: North Tonawanda Rockin' on the River
Gratwick - Riverside Park, 1100 River Rd., North Tonawanda / 716-695-8000
4pm. Featuring live music by Warren Haynes with Railroad Earth and The Jeremy Hoyle Band.

August 7: NFHPS Legacy Tour, Powerful People, Powerful Places ($)
Niagara USA Official Visitor Center, 10 Rainbow Blvd., Niagara Falls / 716-807-6754
4pm. Walk along Buffalo Avenue and explore the past for a 90-minute tour. View the homes and meeting places for some of America's greatest thinkers, inventors, and industrialists, and see how they changed the shape of history.

August 7: Free Wine Tasting
Niagara Falls Culinary Institute, 28 Old Falls St., Niagara Falls / 716-210-2525
5pm. Enjoy free wine tastings from local wineries along the Niagara Wine Trail, USA. Must be 21+.

August 7: Take a Hike - Born to be Wild
Artpark, 450 S. Fourth St., Lewiston / Call to Register: 716-282-5154
5 - 7pm. Get in touch with your wild side and explore where the falls was born nearly 12,000 years ago along with a park naturalist and fellow hiker enthusiasts. Call to register!

August 7: Music Uncorked with Mr. Max ($)
Flight of Five Winery, 2 Pine St., Lockport / 716-433-3360
7pm. Enjoy live music at Flight of Five Winery with food & drink specials and live music.

August 7: TGI Fridays on Old Falls Street
Old Falls Street - Conference Center Block, 101 Old Falls St., Niagara Falls / 716-278-2100
7pm. Live music by Disco Duck, food and beverage vendors available and marketplace vendors! Plenty of room to dance!

August 7: Live Music at Wine on Third
Wine on Third, 501 Third St., Niagara Falls
8pm. Live music featuring Mike Tilton LS Duo.

August 7: Free Music Friday
Hard Rock Café, 333 Prospect St., Niagara Falls
9pm. Enjoy free live music featuring DJ Milk.

August 7: Falls Fireworks
Niagara Falls State Park, Niagara Falls USA
10pm. Enjoy a beautiful fireworks display over the Falls!

August 8: Lockport Community Market
Canal St., Lockport 14094
9am - 2pm. Open-air market featuring live entertainment, activities, vendors, gifts and more! Yoga classes offered at 7am (bring own mat, blanket, towel and water).

August 8: NFHPS Legacy Tour, Powerful People, Powerful Places ($)
Niagara USA Official Visitor Center, 10 Rainbow Blvd., Niagara Falls / 716-807-6754
10am. Walk along Buffalo Avenue and explore the past for a 90-minute tour. View the homes and meeting places for some of America's greatest thinkers, inventors, and industrialists, and see how they changed the shape of history.

August 8: Fitness in the Park (Weather Permitting)
Artpark, 450 South Fourth St., Lewiston / 716-754-4375
10am. Enjoy a FREE Zumba class in the Park! No registration is required. Classes are held outside of the Information Center in the Lower Park. Enter the park at 4th street and park in Lot D.

August 8 - 9: 49th Annual Lewiston Art Festival
Center St., Lewiston
10am - 6pm. Lewiston's signature event features work by more than 175 exceptional artists and fine crafters. Meet the artists one-on-one and enjoy more than 20,000 original works of art - including paintings, sculpture, ceramics, jewelry, fiber, glass, wood, mixed media, and photography. Event also features food vendors, music and more!

August 8: Free Saturdays on Old Falls Street
Old Falls Street - Middle Block, 101 Old Falls St., Niagara Falls / 716-278-2100
11am - 4pm. Food demonstrations, children's activities, merchandise vendors, live performances and more!

August 8: Touch-A-Truck
Old Falls Street - Middle Block, 101 Old Falls St., Niagara Falls / 716-278-2100
11am - 3pm. Fire trucks and police cars and ambulances and more! The afternoon allows children and their families to climb into a variety of municipal and maintenance vehicles to see how they operate.

August 8: Free Family Saturdays
Artpark, 450 South Fourth St., Lewiston / 716-754-4375
12pm - 4pm. Enjoy hours of hands-on discovery and fun with weekly themed workshops and live performances! A variety of "Make and Take" workshops are available at all sessions!

August 8: Free Culinary & Baking Demos
Niagara Falls Culinary Institute, 28 Old Falls St., Niagara Falls / 716-210-2525
3pm - 4pm. See free demos and enjoy samples in the Culinary Institute's Barnes & Noble bookstore!

August 8: The Lower Niagara River & Youngstown Waterfront Walking Tour
Falkner Park, Main St., Youngstown / 716-745-1271
6pm. Learn about the importance of the Lower Niagara River to the development of the hamlet of Young's town is the focus of this walking tour. This tour focuses on the period 1700-2000.

August 8: Flight of Five Winery's 2nd Anniversary Celebration
Flight of Five Winery, 2 Pine St., Lockport / 716-433-3360
6pm. Live music by Second Empire, with food & drink specials. Debra Franco's watercolor "Flight of Five Locks" will be sold to benefit Lockport's Mural on Main project!

August 8: Live Music Saturdays
Legend's Bar & Grill, 240 First St., Niagara Falls / 716-299-0249
7pm. Enjoy live music featuring local musicians!

August 8: Live Music at Wine on Third
Wine on Third, 501 Third St., Niagara Falls
8pm. Live music featuring Michael Krisch.

August 9: Shakespeare on Old Falls Street
Old Falls Street - Middle Block, 101 Old Falls St., Niagara Falls / 716-278-2100
3 - 5pm. Join Old Falls Street for this free family event. Actors from Shakespeare in Delaware Park perform "E tu, Shakespeare?" a series of vignettes, which exposes the audience to various Shakespearean plays. Live music by Billy Horn is performed prior to the play on Old Falls Street's Middle Block. Food and beverages will be available for purchase.

August 9: Free Music in the Woods
Artpark, 450 South Fourth St., Lewiston / 716-754-4375
4pm. Concert series presented in the Historic Artpark Woods featuring Cathedral Bass. Enter Artpark at the South 4th Street Entrance, park in Lot D, enter the woods at the trail just after the toll booth.

August 9: Evening Bike Tour
Niagara Falls State Park, Niagara Falls USA / Call to Register: 716-282-5154
6pm. Bring along your bike for a fun bicycle ride along the Niagara Gorge! Ride from Niagara Falls State Park to Devil's Hole State Park and get back in time to enjoy the evening and watch the fireworks!

August 9: Falls Fireworks
Niagara Falls State Park, Niagara Falls USA
10pm. Enjoy a beautiful fireworks display over the Falls!

August 10: Blue Monday
Hennepin Park Gazebo, 4th & Center St., Lewiston
7pm. Experience Blues at its finest in the intimate, outdoor concert setting of the famous Hennepin Park Gazebo in Lewiston. Pack a cooler, grab the kids, and enjoy a unique, laid back evening of blues music in the beautiful Village of Lewiston, and don't forget your dancin' shoes!

August 10: Free Outdoor Movie Screening - The Sandlot
Hyde Park Babe Ruth Baseball/Softball League, Hyde Park Blvd. & Lindwood Ave., Niagara Falls
8:45pm. Enjoy a family classic, The Sandlot! Bring your family, friends, lawn chairs & blankets to this free screening as park of #PlayBall Week. Movie Night presented by the City of Niagara Falls.

August 10: Free Culinary & Baking Demos
Niagara Falls Culinary Institute, 28 Old Falls St., Niagara Falls / 716-210-2525
3 - 4pm. See free demos and enjoy samples in the Culinary Institute's Barnes & Noble bookstore!

Ongoing Daily Events in Niagara USA:

August 5 - 9: Outdoor Entertainment: High Wire Motorcycle Act (Weather Permitting)
Seneca Niagara Resort & Casino, 310 Fourth St., Niagara Falls
6pm, 7pm, 8pm. Experience a thrilling show featuring a high wire motorcycle act and also some trapeze stunts. All shows are FREE. Acts perform at Seneca Square, located between 3rd and 4th Streets in front of the Casino.

July 30 - August 7: Peter Pan ($)
Artpark, 450 South Fourth St., Lewiston / 716-754-4375
Artpark brings the tale of Peter Pan to life on the Artpark Theater stage for eight exciting performances. Peter and his mischievous fairy sidekick Tinkerbell visit the nursery of the Darling children late one night and with a sprinkle of pixie dust begin a magical journey across the stars that none of them will ever forget. In the adventure of a lifetime the travelers come face to face with a ticking crocodile, a fierce Indian tribe, a band of pirates, and of course the villainous Captain Hook.

June 19 - August 24: Beyond the Barrel Art Exhibition
Niagara Arts & Cultural Center, 1201 Pine Ave., Niagara Falls / 716-282-7530
Weekdays: 9am-5pm / Weekends: 12-4pm. Explore the Main Gallery, Garden Gallery and Niagara Gallery featuring over 100 works by over 40 regional artists and more!

May 25 - September 7: Old Falls Street Food Carts & Backyard Board Games
Old Falls Street - Middle Block, 101 Old Falls St., Niagara Falls / 716-278-2100
11am-4pm. Enjoy delicious food options from the vending carts! Relax at the picnic tables, or play the FREE backyard board games! Bring your own lunch and enjoy the view!