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Chance of showers
April 19, 2015 - May 19, 2015
Nocturnal Creatures of the Night
February 07, 2015 - May 10, 2015
Hours of Operation
An exciting interactive and educational exhibit with live nocturnal animals.
Learn about the amazing creatures that have adapted to lives in the dark, from bats to glow-in-the-dark scorpions!
The Nocturnal exhibit is included with regular admission to the Butterfly Conservatory.
Friday Night Flicks - $5.00
April 24, 2015
Throughout 2015, Niagara Parks Heritage will be presenting specially selected films at our historic Old Fort Erie. Featuring award-winning classics and culturally important recent releases, all presented in our grand and storied venue. You won't just be watching history, you'll be living it!
Now Playing - The Snow WalkerA pilot and his passenger struggle for survival after crashing in the Arctic tundra.
NOTL Race for Alzheimers Research - $40.00
April 25, 2015
4:00 PM - 6:00 PM
5k run for charity. Starting and ending at Byron Street NOTL, running south to McFarland Park and back.
Naturally at the Glen
May 02, 2015
10:00 AM - 2:00 PM
The Friends of the Niagara Glen and their partners will be showcasing various displays and educational materials about their conservation efforts and the Niagara Glen, which is also home to the greatest concentration of Species at Risk in Ontario. A scavenger hunt will also be available to those looking to learn more about the Glen. Those planning to spend the day at the Niagara Glen are encouraged to bring their own bagged lunch and refillable water bottles. Free Mulch will also be available for pick up - bring your own shovels and bags!
Trees Ontario Tree Planting Event
May 03, 2015
8:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Participants will get the chance to directly support their community in a local reforestation project and learn about the benefits of trees, shade and green urban spaces. Last year, the initiative drew more than 550 volunteers and a total of 3,275 trees were planted province-wide. The NPC planting site is located at the corner of the Niagara Parkway and Whirlpool Road (parking available courtesy of Niagara Helicopters, 3731 Victoria Avenue, Niagara Falls) and the event will be held rain or shine. Participants are asked to bring their own shovel, gardening gloves and lots of energy! NPC and Trees Ontario will supply the rest – the trees, forestry specialists, mulch and snacks. Appropriate outdoor clothing, sturdy shoes (steel toe if possible), a hat and sunscreen are also recommended. Other supporting sponsors include: CAA South Central Ontario, CAA North & East Ontario and TD Friends of the Environment Foundation.
Annual Hydrangea Display
May 09, 2015 - June 05, 2015
9:30 AM - 5:00 PM
Enjoy gigantic spheres of spring colour in a spectacular display of blues, pinks and white.
Mothers Day Brunch - $5.00
May 10, 2015
Enjoy a lovely afternoon tour and traditional tea featuring home-baked goods at the historic McFarland House and its conservatory tea room. Tour admission: $5 adults; $3.75 children 6-12.
Mothers Day Brunch
May 10, 2015
Treat your mother to a special brunch offered at one of these Niagara’s Parks Restaurants.
- Elements on the Falls Restaurant
- Queenston Heights Restaurant
- Legends on the Niagara Golf Course
Solar Viewing Event
May 16, 2015
11:00 AM - 3:00 PM
Join the Royal Astronomical Society – Niagara Centre outside the Niagara Glen Nature Centre for this unique opportunity to safely view the sun through a telescope to see and learn about sun spots and solar flares.
Spring in the Glen Tour
May 16, 2015
11:00 AM - 2:00 PM
Join our guided tours led by Parks Naturalists to discover the natural beauty of spring in the Niagara Glen. Proper footwear required.