Your Guide to Niagara-On-The-Lake

SHOPPING

In Niagra on the lake you can visit all of our unique and glamorous stores. A day filled with shopping and excitement for you and the family.

Mystical Moon Creations, 219 Victoria Street: www.mystical-moon-creations.com
The Cozy Shop, 219 Victoria Street: 905-468-5042
Ciutadella Gallery, 219 Victoria Street: www.ciutadellagallery.com
Ten Thousand Villages, 188 Victoria Street: 905-685-0872
La Crème Décor , 233 King Street: www.lacremedecor.com
Mai Thai Silk, 262 Simcoe Street @ Johnson Street: 905-468-7204

DINING:

Niagra on the lake is known for variety and exquisite restaurants. It's elegance and delights will blow you away.  Spend a night of fine dining with the family.

Zees Patio and Grill 92 Picton St., Niagara-on-the-Lake: 905-468-5715 www.ZEES.ca

Stone Road Grille, 238 Mary Street (Garrison Plaza), Niagara-on-the-Lake:
905-468-3474 - www.stoneroadgrille.com

For a more complete listing of dining options in Niagara-on-the-Lake, visit
www.niagaraonthelake.com.

BORDER INFO. US/CAN

Effective January 23, 2007 all Air travelling citizens will be required to produce valid Passport identification. Land travelling citizens are not required to produce a valid passport until January 1, 2008. What is required at this time is a valid drivers licence, birth certificate and citizenship card or green cards.       For more information please feel free to visit these websites, travel.state.gov or cbsa.gc.ca.

CYCLING TOURS WITH ZOOM LEISURE
BIKE RENTALS AND TOURS

Cycling tours are not only a way of exercise but an opportunity to explore Niagara on the Lake and its  historic sites.

WINERY EVENTS HAPPEN YEAR-ROUND
Niagara-on-the-Lake is known as the Wine Country. Taste the various types of award winning wines.

For a full listing of wine events scheduled throughout the year, visit: www.niagaraonthelake.com/wineevents. Here are a few to watch for

Strewn Winery Winter Winemaker’s Dinner Series
Reif Winery First Growth Barrel Tasting
Peller Estate Winery lectures and seminars
Jackson-Triggs Twilight in the Vineyard Summer Concert Series
Hillebrand Jazz at the Winery
Hillebrand Blues at the Winery
Konzelmann Winery Lakefront Summer BBQ
Reif Winery Calypso Cruise
Reif Winery Wine & Cheese Seminar

MARCH-OCTOBER— THE SHAW FESTIVAL

The cast members have been selected and rehearsels are in progress. The 2007 season of the Shaw Festival, are about to begin. The festival runs from April 3 through October 28.  Details on performances and show times can be found at www.shawfest.com or call 1-800-511-7429.

GETTING AROUND NIAGARA
Don’t feel stuck. In Niagara Falls you can use the Peoples
movers to get around and visit the attractions.

 People-Mover Rates:
The following one-day People-Mover rates include access to the Incline Railway:
Adult: $7.50 (plus tax)
Children 6-12: $4.50 (plus tax)
Children 5 and under: Free

Note: Packages can also be purchased to accommodate all your travel needs.

For more information on hours of operation, visit www.niagaraparks.com/planavisit/peoplemover.php

SOME THINGS TO LOOK FORWARD TO ARE:

May 24&25 The Niagara Artists Studio Tour
The 8th annual Studio Tour, a free self guided event featuring more than 30 area Artists and studios in Niagara region. From 11am to 5 pm. For details contact Niagara Pump house Visual Art Center.
905-468-5455  www.niagarapumphouse.ca
 
May 31 Shaw Garden Tour
The Shaw Guild has arranged for 6 private and very special gardens that help make Niagara-on-the-lake such a marvelous place to be open for your enjoyment, 10am - 4pm. Tickets $20. 905-468-1950
 
June 21 Strawberry Festival
Come and celebrate the 24th annual Strawberry Festival on the grounds of  St. Andrew's Presbyterian Church. Enjoy strawberry shortcakes, pies and family activities 9am-4pm.
For details contact 905-468-1950.
 
June 30 and July 1 Artistry by the lake
The Chamber of Commerce presents a juried show of over 80 artists in Queen's Royal Park by lake Ontario 10am-5 pm.Complimentary admission. Call 905-468-1950 for more information or visit www.niagaraonthelake.com
 
July 1 Canada Day at Fort George
Celebration held in Simcoe Park during the day and Fort George in the evening. Fireworks, music, food cannon firing. 905-468-6621.
 
July 12 Hillebrand Vineyard Jazz
Join us for the 19th annual jazz in the Winery . Enjoy some of Canada's finest jazz artists.
For details 1800-582-8412.
 
July 12 Annual Cherry Festival
Come and celebrate our cherry harvest on the grounds of St. Marks Anglican Church.
For details call 905-468-3123.
 
July 21 to August 16 Niagara International Chamber Music Festival
Daily concerts by international musicians. For details call 1877-musfest or check www.niagaramusicfest.com
 
August 9&10  Peach Festival
Enjoy a variety of peach foods music and activities on Queen street.905-468-1950.
 
August 9 Hillebrand Blues at the Winery
Live blues at the winery. Bring a lawn chair or blanket.4.pm-8.pm Gates open at 1pm. Advance purchase is recommended 905-468-7123 or 1800-582-8412   www.hillebrand.com.
 
September 6 Niagara Foundation House Tour
Tour will showcase 5 or 6 unique homes of architectural and historical significance and a winery.
Held from 10.am to 5.pm. Tickets $20 each. 905-468-1950.
 
September 19-28 Niagara Wine Festival
More than 100 events including Fine Wine Tasting in Niagara-on-the-lake winery tours and tastings , concerts, Niagara cruise artisan shows, wine seminars, family entertainment and one of Canada largest parades. Please call 905-688-0212 or visit www.niagarawinefestival.com.
 
Nov.1/2 Nov.8/9 nov.15/16 Nov.29/30" Taste the Season"
 A Taste the Season passport allows you to sample a wine and food pairing at each of the 18 wineries of Niagara-on-the-lake . Visit at least 6 wineries over the weekend to receive a Niagara-on-the-lake collectible. Details at www.niagaraonthelake.com. 905-468-1950.

 

Elegant Bed and Breakfast in Niagara-on-the-lake.

Eagle's Wing invites you to an elegant, friendly, quiet colonial style home. A short stroll to the Shaw theatre, fine dining, shopping,
golfing and great trails. It is the Heart of wine country overlooking a beautiful landscaped garden and orchard.


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