While Niagara is a four-season destination and there’s never a shortage of fun things to do, it’s always exciting in the spring when some of the region’s more weather dependent attractions get back in the swing of things. As the days get longer in Niagara, so does the list of things you’re going to want to do during your visit! Here are just a few of the openings we have marked on our calendars for the months ahead.
Wildplay MistRider Zipline to the Falls
No wings are necessary to enjoy a one-of-a-kind sky-high view of Niagara Falls. Just connect to the WildPlay MistRider Zipline and fly across the sky! It opens up for the season on April 14, 2018. Learn more.
Hornblower Niagara Cruises
Kick off spring with a boat tour that takes you as close as possible to the thundering roar of Niagara Falls. The boats will begin cruising again in early April. Check the Niagara Cruises website for exact timing. Learn more.
Whirlpool Jet Boat Tours
If you’d like a boat ride that’s a little more rapid than relaxing, Whirlpool Jet Boat starts tearing through the rapids of the Niagara River for the 2018 season in May from their Niagara Falls location and June from their Niagara-on-the-Lake location. Learn more.
Whirlpool Aero Car
Beginning in April the Whirlpool Aero Car starts hosting the thrilling rides it has been offering since 1916! Soar above the Niagara Gorge in an antique cable car suspended from sturdy cables and enjoy spectacular views of the swirling Niagara Whirlpool and the rapids of the Niagara River below. Learn more.
The Shaw Festival
The Shaw kicks off its 2018 season on April fourth. This year’s lineup includes The Magician’s Nephew, Grand Hotel, Mythos: A Trilogy – Gods. Heroes. Men., The Hound of the Baskervilles and many more. Learn more.
Go Karts Niagara
Take the family out for some four-wheeled fun and experience one of North America’s fastest tracks at Go Karts Niagara, which opens up for the season in March. Learn more.
Golf Courses, Cycling Trails and Hiking Paths
In addition to the seasonal attractions mentioned above, the arrival of spring also means that Niagara’s world-class collection of golf courses opens up for another season of hitting the greens. Learn more. There are also over 200 miles of cycling trails and 50 walking and hiking trails for outdoor adventure seekers to enjoy as well.
Pair these seasonal attractions with a perfect Niagara vacation rental. We have wonderful homes available in Niagara Falls, Niagara-on-the-Lake, St. Catharines and dotted along the shores of Lake Erie between Fort Erie and Port Colborne.