Canada's 150th Birthday!
Posted on February 8, 2017
Celebrate Canada’s 150th Birthday at Canada’s National Parks This year Canada is turning the big 1-5-0! And the country is throwing a yearlong party for everyone. For the entire calendar year of 2017, Parks Canada is waving it’s entry fee for all of Canada’s national parks and historic sites. Yes, that’s right! FREE admission for anyone, not just Canadians! Parks...Read more!
Top 10 Canada Instagram Locations
Posted on January 19, 2017
Niagara Falls Makes Canada’s Top 10 Locations on Instagram Instagram recently revealed its list of the top places in Canada feature in Instagram photos for the year. It’s no surprise that destinations in Ontario hold more than half of the spots, and most definitely not a shock to see where the mighty Niagara Falls lands on this list. Take a look at the Top 10 Canadian Locations ...Read more!
Top 6 Free Things to do in Niagara Falls
Posted on January 17, 2017
Free Things to Do in Niagara Falls Planning a trip inherently comes with some costs, but not to fear, the freedom on your wallet is near! Let us help plan a trip to Niagara Falls that is action packed and keeping your bank account in mind! For starters, The Oakes Hotel Overlooking the Falls provides the best rates for rooms with the most spect...Read more!
Niagara Falls New Illumination
Posted on January 14, 2017
See Niagara Falls in a New Light On December 1st, 2016, the bi-national Niagara Falls Illumination Board unveiled it’s 4 million dollar makeover to Niagara Falls’ bright future. The new LED lighting, featuring over 100 new panels of lights, will provide brighter and more robust colour than the halogen technology that’s been used to cast the Falls in rainbow hues for the past 2...Read more!
New Year's Eve in Niagara Falls - Free Concerts
Posted on December 14, 2016
New Years in Niagara Falls Ring in the New Year in Niagara Falls and join one of Canada’s longest running New Year’s Eve celebrations! The Niagara Falls New Year's concert in Queen Victoria Park draws approximately 50,000 people to the Park each year and this year is expected to be no different. All attendees will enjoy not one but TWO spectacular fireworks displays ...Read more!
Christmas on Ice at the Fallsview Casino
Posted on November 23, 2016
Christmas on Ice has begun! Enjoy one of the most beloved holiday attractions of the year in Niagara Falls! Christmas on Ice is a thrilling high paced spectacle of world class ice skating and holiday cheer. You can see Christmas on Ice at the Fallsview Casino Resort in Niagara Falls, Canada, which is conveniently located directly beside The Oakes Hotel Overlooking the Falls. The Fallsview Casin...Read more!
Things to do This Winter in Niagara Falls
Posted on November 22, 2016
As old man winter arrives on his icicle chariot, the city of Niagara Falls transforms itself into a wonderland. The mighty falls itself glistens from the top to bottom of its icicle frame, and everywhere you look, every spot you visit you’ll find some holiday cheer! A common misconception is that Niagara Falls is only a summer destination, and although visiting during those hotter ...Read more!
Niagara's Annual Winter Festival of Lights
Posted on November 9, 2016
The Ontario Power Generation Winter Festival of Lights is Coming! As colder weather is upon us, the city of Niagara Falls is set to shine during the 34th annual Ontario Power Generation Winter Festival of Lights. Beginning began in 1983, the Winter Festival of Lights has evolved into Canada’s largest illumination festival, attracting over 1 million visitors around the globe on win...Read more!
Top 5 Things To Do in Niagara Falls this Halloween
Posted on October 26, 2016
The month of October is for all things Halloween inspired! Niagara Falls is known for its entertainment and many attractions to visit during your stay. Halloween in Niagara, falls nothing short of spooktacular! So if you’re planning on getting your scare on, we’ve compiled a list of the best Niagara Falls Halloween events! (And if you’re a scaredy cat, don’t worry, there is something fo...Read more!
Niagara Falls - Travel Packing Checklist
Posted on October 19, 2016
Ultimate Packing Travel Checklist Now that you’ve booked your trip to Niagara Falls, let us make your life easier by helping you pack! Whether this is your first trip or your hundredth trip, it is always helpful to have a rundown of what items you may want to pack so you have a travel checklist. Do yourself a favour and bookmark this packing list, we’re sure that you...Read more!
Top 10 Romantic Attractions in Niagara Falls
Posted on October 12, 2016
Niagara Falls first earned its reputation as the Honeymoon Capital of the World, after several famous faces decided to honeymoon there. Aaron Burr, the 3rd Vice President of the United States, had a daughter, Theodosia, who spent her honeymoon in Niagara Falls in 1801. In 1804, Jerome Bonaparte, Napoleon’s brother is said to have travelled by stagecoach from New Orleans in order to...Read more!
The Niagara Falls Hotel with the Best View!
Posted on October 5, 2016
The Best Hotel in Niagara Offers More! If you are looking for a unique experience during your stay in Niagara Falls, you have come to the right place- The Oakes Hotel Overlooking the Falls is the entire package! What Makes The Oakes Hotel Different From Other Niagara Falls Hotels? For starters, our name speaks for itself… you WILL have the best view of the Ni...Read more!