Enjoy family-fun in Niagara Falls, USA this weekend with live music, haunted happenings, festivals and fireworks!

Music, Arts & Entertainment

August 21 - October 2:Beauty of the Beasts, Paintings of Our Natural World feat. the work of Judith Hartke
Kenan Center, 433 Locust St., Lockport
M-F, 12-5pm | Sun., 2-5pm. See the works of Judith Hartke, an accomplished wildlife artist who has won numerous awards and acceptance into national and international competitions, shows, and exhibitions.

September 9 - 11: Niagara County Peach Festival
Academy Park, 851 Center St., Lewiston
Enjoy an old fashioned festival complete with a parade, peach shortcake, food, vendors, carnival rides and 3 days of stage entertainment!

September 9: Billy Talent with Special Guests ($)
The Rapids Theatre, 1711 Main St., Niagara Falls / 716- 205-8925
7pm. 103.3 The Edge Presents: Billy Talent w/ special guests. All ages event. Anyone under 16 must be accompanied by an adult 18+. Show at 8pm.

September 9: Free Music Friday
Hard Rock Café, 333 Prospect St., Niagara Falls
8pm. Free live music featuring Hit Parade. No cover.

September 9: Movies in the Vineyard
Victorianbourg Wine Estate, 4402 East Lake Rd., Wilson
9pm. Enjoy the movie Sideways (2004) in vineyard. Pre-screening party will take place beforehand with wine and snacks for only $5. Bring a lawn chair!

September 9: Fireworks over Niagara Falls
Niagara Falls State Park, USA
10pm. Enjoy a spectacular fireworks dislay over the Falls.

September 10 - October 31: The Maize - Cornfield Maze ($)
The Maize, 3901 Niagara Falls Blvd., North Tonawanda / 716- 523-3860
Mon. - Thurs., 10am - 9pm | Fri., 10am - 11pm | Sun., 10am - 9pm. Find your way out of Pumpkindom and enjoy games, musicians, balloon artists and more!

September 10 - 11: Annual Pumpkin Fiesta ($)
Becker Farms & Vizcarra Vineyards, 3724 Quaker Rd., Gasport / 716-772-2211
12pm. Enjoy a fun family activity that the kids will remember and want to return to year after year! Free live music from 1pm to 4pm. Wine, beer, hard cider and dessert wine tasting $5. Food available all over the farm for purchase and into the new Becker Bazaar!

September 10: Marble Orchard Ghost Walks ($)
Lewiston Peace Garden, 476 Center St., Lewiston
7pm. Hear ghost stories, myths and tales of tragedy, crime, mayhem and murder, the grim and ghastly deeds of Lewiston's best and worst. Bring a flash light!

September 10: Paranormal Walks 2016 ($)
Lake Effect Ice Cream, 79 Canal St., Lockport
7pm. Hear about one of WNY's oldest towns with a truly bizarre past. Free parking available at the Discovery Center.

September 10: Live Music Saturday
Legend's Bar & Grill, 240 First St., Niagara Falls / 716-299- 0249
7pm. Free live music featuring local musicians!

September 10: Evening Lantern Light Tours on the Erie Canal ($)
Lockport Cave & Underground Boat Ride, 5 Gooding St., Lockport / 716-438-0174
7:30pm. Enjoy an evening lantern tour. Reservations required.

September 11: Niagara Falls Legacy Tour - Power, People, Powerful Places ($)
Departs from Niagara USA Official Visitor Center, 10 Rainbow Blvd., Niagara Falls / 716-807-6754
3pm. Walk along Buffalo Ave. and explore the past for a 90- min. 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.

September 11: Fireworks over Niagara Falls
Niagara Falls State Park, USA
10pm. Enjoy a spectacular fireworks display over the Falls.

September 12: Paints Uncorked ($)
Kenan Center, 433 Locust St., Lockport / 716-433-2617
7 - 9pm. Create your own masterpiece while enjoying wines from the Niagara Wine Trail USA. All materials are included; casual food served. Reservations required. Age 21 and over.

September 13: Tuesday Night Tapas Tour ($)
Old City Hall, 2 Pine St., Lockport / 716-863-6980
5:30pm. Sample hors-d'oeuvre and let Lockport Heritage Tours guide you on a 50- minute tour of the Erie Canal and Mill Race. Call to reserve your spot.

September 14: The Underground Railroad Walking Tour
Falkner Park, 333 Main St., Youngstown / 716-745-1271
6pm. Experience the region's history as it comes alive while you walk the streets, view the sites, and learn about historic Main Street.

September 14: Niagara Falls Legacy Tour - Power, People, Powerful Places ($)
Departs from Niagara USA Official Visitor Center, 10 Rainbow Blvd., Niagara Falls / 716-807-6754
6pm. Walk along Buffalo Ave. and explore the past for a 90- min. 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.

September 14: Fireworks over Niagara Falls
Niagara Falls State Park, USA
10pm. Enjoy a spectacular fireworks display over the Falls.

Shopping

September 10: North Tonawanda City Market
Corner of Payne Ave. & Robinson St., North Tonawanda
7am - 1pm. Fresh produce, flowers, pastries and more.

Outdoors

May 30 - Sept. 9: Old Falls Street's Daily Interactive Games
Old Falls Street, 101 Old Falls St., Niagara Falls
Games include Imagination Playground, Before I Die - Public Art Initiative, Foosball, Table Tennis, Corn Hole, Kan Jam, Jenga and much more!

September 14: Old Falls Street Run Club
Old Falls Street, 101 Old Falls St., Niagara Falls
5:45pm. Run at your own pace as running captains help the group prepare for local races.

Culinary

September 11: Summer Wine & Cooking Series ($)
Black Willow Winery, 5565 West Lake Rd., Burt / 716-439- 1982
11am - 1pm. Enjoy a cooking series that features a delicious partnership with the Niagara Falls Culinary Institute. Tickets include demo class and samples, a glass of wine, apron and recipes.

What's New

May 26 - October 19: Discover Niagara Shuttle Throughout Niagara USA
9am - 7pm. Experience Niagara's iconic landscape, rich history and various communities along the Niagara River aboard this FREE shuttle. Connecting 12 destinations sites along the 14- mile route from Falls to Fort. Visit discoverniagara.org for more information.