Don't miss all there is to see and do this weekend in Niagara USA! From outdoor concerts to fireworks over Niagara Falls, enjoy family-friendly fun for all!

Music, Arts & Entertainment

July 10 – August 14: Niagara Frontier Art Exhibit ($)
Kenan Center, 433 Locust St., Lockport / 716-433-2617 Mon. – Fri., 12-5pm | Sun., 2- 5pm. Biennial juried exhibit featuring 42 artists from across Western New York.

August 13 – 14: Soldiers of the Revolution ($)
Old Fort Niagara, 4 Scott Ave., Youngstown
9am – 4pm. Experience life on the New York frontier during the American Revolution. Period camps, musket and artillery firings, military skirmishes, hands-on activities for kids.

August 13 – 14: 50 Annual Lewiston Art Festival
Center St., Lewiston
10am – 6pm. Featuring 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. Event also features food vendors, music, a chalk walk and more!

August 13: Free Family Fun on Saturday Afternoons
Old Falls Street, 101 Old Falls St., Niagara Falls
12 – 5pm. Free games, music, arts & crafts and more. Each week also features a different performance or hands-on activity. Fun for the whole family!

August 13: Saturday Night Car Cruises
Main St., Olcott
6 – 9pm. Cars are parked and hoods raised. Come check out your favorite classic cars as they fill Main Street.

August 13: Old Fashioned Corn Roast ($)
Long Cliff Vineyard & Winery, 3617 Lower Mountain Rd., Sanborn / 716-731-3316
6 – 9pm. Part barbecue. Part bonfire. Part Harvest Festival! Tickets include 3 tastes of wine, 1 glass of wine and dinner catered by the Pig Kings. Must be 21+ to attend.

August 13: Live Music Saturday
Legend’s Bar & Grill, 240 First St., Niagara Falls / 716-299-0249
7pm. Free live music featuring local musicians!

August 13: Touch-A-Truck
Old Falls Street – Middle Block, 101 Old Falls St., Niagara Falls
11am – 3pm. Bring the kids and climb into a variety of municipal and maintenance vehicles to see how they operate! Free event.

August 14: Taste of Lockport
Ida Fritz Park, Rt. 78 & Main Street, Lockport
12 – 6pm. Featuring local restaurants, wineries, farms, live entertainment, contests, arts & crafts and fun for the whole family!

August 14: Olcott Beach Concert Series
Olcott Beach Gazebo, Main St., Olcott
2pm. Enjoy live music by Dave Stoll Band.

August 14: 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.

August 14: Free Music in the Woods
Artpark, 450 S. Fourth St., Artpark / 716-754-4375
4pm. Enjoy a musical performance presented in the scenic Lower Park Emerald Grove area, overlooking the Niagara River.

August 14 – 18: Sheraton at the Falls Live Music Series
Sheraton at the Falls, 300 Third St., Niagara Falls
5 – 9pm. Live music on the Old Falls Street patios of TGI Fridays or Rainforest Café. Music begins at 5pm, with the exception of Wednesday's beginning at 6pm.

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

August 15: Town of Niagara Music Mania Monday
Veteran’s Memorial Community Park, 7000 Lockport Rd., Niagara Falls
6:30pm. Enjoy live music Chicago Authority (Chicago Tribute Band). Bring a lawn chair or blanket!

August 15: Blue Monday
Hennepin Park Gazebo, 4th & Center St., Lewiston
7 – 9pm. Enjoy an evening of music! Bring a lawn chair and don't forget your dancin' shoes!

August 15: Free Family Movie Night
Artpark, 450 S. Fourth St., Artpark / 716-754-4375
7:30pm. Watch Disney Pixar’s Inside Out on the Jumbotron in Artpark's Outdoor Amphitheater, which overlooks the Niagara River. Grab the family, your chairs & blankets, and enjoy a night under the stars. Light concessions will be available for purchase.

August 16: Tuesday in the Park at Artpark ($)
Artpark, 450 S. Fourth St., Artpark / 716-754-4375
6:30pm. Live music featuring STYX. Week of show pricing $17.

August 16: Niagara Falls’ Summer in Your City
Center Court, Niagara Falls
7pm. Enjoy a free screening of The Peanuts Movie outdoors & a bounce house for the kids. The movie will begin at 8:45 pm, depending on sunset. Food truck on-site.

Culinary

August 13: Niagara Falls Culinary Institute Demo/Dinners ($)
NF Culinary Institute, 28 Old Falls St., Niagara Falls / 716-210-2525
12 – 3pm. Sweet & Savory Summer Picnic Kabobs - Whether it be a meal or a snack, dessert or entree, these summer side dishes will be a hit at any backyard BBQ, park picnic, or family fiesta! Cost per participant is $55.

August 14: Summer Wine & Cooking Series ($)
Black Willow Winery, 5565 West Lake Rd., Burt / 716-439-1982
11am – 1pm. Tickets are $25 per person and includes the demo class and samples, a glass of wine to pair, an NFCI apron to use and take home, and new recipes to try at home. Space is limited.

Shopping

August 8 – 14: Back to School Celebration
Fashion Outlets of Niagara Falls, USA, 1900 Military Rd., Niagara Falls
9am. Enjoy student and teacher discounts at participating stores, a fashion show, contests and more.

August 13: 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!

August 13: Devil’s Hole Evening Hike
Robert Moses Parkway, 4 miles north of NF, Niagara Falls
5 – 7pm. Join a park naturalist for an evening hike at Devil's Hole! For information and registration call (716) 282-5154.

August 13: River Tours in Niagara USA ($)
Stella Niagara, 4398 Lower River Rd., Youngstown / Call to Reserve Your Space, 716-852-7483
9 – 11:30am. A fun and unique way to connect the community to local waterways with ACA certified kayak trainers, and safety equipment for all participants, Buffalo Niagara Riverkeeper offers rich paddling tours to paddlers of all experience levels.

August 13: Free Fitness in the Park
Artpark, 450 S. Fourth St., Lewiston
10am – 11am. Enjoy a free 60-minute Zumba class outdoors! Class will be cancelled in the event of rain or poor weather.

August 16: River Tours in Niagara USA ($)
Griffon Boat Dock & Park, 9551 Buffalo Ave., Niagara Falls / Call to Reserve Your Space, 716-852-7483
5:30 – 8pm. A fun and unique way to connect the community to local waterways with ACA certified kayak trainers, and safety equipment for all participants, Buffalo Niagara Riverkeeper offers rich paddling tours to paddlers of all experience levels.

August 17: 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.

August 17: Free Fitness in the Park
Artpark, 450 S. Fourth St., Lewiston
10am – 11am. Enjoy a free 60-minute Pilates class outdoors! Class will be cancelled in the event of rain or poor weather.

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.