How to Celebrate American Thanksgiving in Niagara

DSCF5262Many people will be celebrating American Thanksgiving this upcoming weekend and the Niagara Parks Commission is offering a number of great activities to help you get into the holiday spirit while in Niagara Falls.

From November 27th to November 30th Elements on the Falls Restaurant will be serving Thanksgiving inspired menus that feature traditional Thanksgiving food served in direct view of the thundering Niagara Falls.

The OPG Winter Festival of Lights is a free and worthwhile activity for visitors and locals to check out this weekend, with colourful light displays and sparkling tree installations lighting up the Niagara Parkway. The Festival is running now until January 12th, 2015 and will feature amazing fireworks displays on Thursday, Friday, and Sunday nights this upcoming holiday weekend.

And for a unique and historical holiday activity, you can visit the Laura Secord Homestead on Saturday, November 29th for a Regency Centerpiece Workshop during which participants can create festive and beautiful holiday centerpieces for just $10 per person.

The exciting and beautiful holiday season is coming to life in Niagara Falls and all of these activities will help visitors and locals get into the spirit and celebrate Thanksgiving.