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Illumination / Fireworks

2016 Falls Illumination Schedule


ON OFF
January 1 – January 31 5:00pm Midnight
February 1 – February 29 6:30pm 11:00pm
March 1 – March 12* 7:00pm 11:00pm
March 13 – March 18* 8:30pm 11:00pm
March 19** 9:30pm Midnight
March 20 - 31*
8:30pm 11:00pm
April 1 – 30* 8:30pm 11:00pm
May 1 – August 11 9:00pm Midnight
August 12 – September 30 8:30pm Midnight
October 1 – October 31 7:00pm Midnight
November 1 – December 30 5:00pm Midnight
December 31 5:00pm 1:00am

Illumination times are approximate and subject to change according to light conditions.
*During the months of March and April, the Falls will be illuminated until midnight on Fridays, Saturdays and Sundays only. **March 19, the Falls will remain dark from 8:30pm to 9:30pm for WWF Earth Hour.

Special Illumination Schedule 

Date Time Event Color
Sept. 1 10 - 10:15pm Childhood Cancer Awareness Day Amber 
Sept. 3 10 - 10:15pm Chiari Awareness Month  Purple 
Sept. 10 10 - 10:15pm World Suicide Prevention Day  
Sept. 15 10 - 10:15pm World Lymphoma Awareness Day Red 
Sept. 17 10 - 10:15pm Global Mitochondrial Disease Awareness Week Green 
Sept. 21 10 - 10:15pm World Alzheimer's Day Purple
October 1 10 - 10:15pm
Dysautonomia Awareness Month Blue 
October 5 10 - 10:15pm
World Cerebral Palsy Day Green
October 7 10 - 10:15pm
International TN Awareness Day Blue
October 10 10 - 10:15pm
World Mental Health Day Purple
October 16 10 - 10:15pm World Food Day Blue
Nov. 1 10 - 10:15pm Lung Cancer Awareness Month Green 
Nov. 17 10 - 10:15pm World Pancreatic Cancer Day Purple 
Nov. 24 10 - 10:15pm Say NO to Violence Against Women Orange 
Dec. 1 10 - 10:15pm World AIDS Day Red 


Fireworks over Niagara Falls2016 Niagara Falls Fireworks Schedule

Enjoy a spectacular display of fireworks over the Falls every Wednesday, Friday and Sunday evenings at 10 p.m. beginning May 1 to October 31, 2016. Fireworks will also take place on select Canadian and U.S. holidays, Victoria Day (May 23), Memorial Day (May 30), Canada Day (July 1), Fourth of July (July 4), Civic Day (August 1) and Labor Day (September 5).

All performances begin at 10 p.m. and are subject to change. Fireworks performances are weather permitting and may be canceled due to poor weather conditions like high winds or rain.

Niagara Tourism & Convention Corporation
10 Rainbow Boulevard
Niagara Falls, NY 14303
1-877-FALLS-US

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