Sep. 14 - 29, 2013
From winery tours, wine tastings, seminars, concerts, artisanal show to a street parade Niagara Wine Festival brings together wine fans of all types. In addition to the sips of wine you’ll enjoy there will also be a selection of top-notch local fare being served. Taste specialties from area restaurants to compliment the areas best wines. In its 61st season this year’s festival is expected to receive over a million visitors to the Niagara area.
Take a break from winery visits to catch the Pied Piper Parade featuring majorettes, acrobats, dancers, marching bands and floats with participants from across North America. Pick a prime spot for viewing or if you’re keen on getting in on the action attendees are encouraged to dress up and join in the procession! Or the 2013 - 62nd Annual CIBC Grande Parade with its theme “Honouring our Heroes, Then & Now". While you're in the area you can also catch the inaugural GranFondo Niagara Falls where thousands of cyclists will ride the world renowned Niagara Parkway.