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Celebrating Remarkable Women Entrepreneurs Summit
Proudly sponsored by Destination Niagara Falls, the Remarkable Women Entrepreneurs Summit will take place on Thursday, October 13, 2022. From 9:00 AM to 4:00 PM, attendees will have the opportunity to grow and learn as they navigate their journey through skill development and sustainable networking. 
This free event will take place in downtown Niagara Falls and aims to support and empower women entrepreneurs with professional development workshops and networking opportunities. There will also be a roundtable discussion highlighting women entrepreneurs in Niagara.
There are plenty of activities running throughout the day including live music, a food truck, and innovation hub tours. Looking to support local? Browse the The Remarkable Market which is a space to support women-led businesses with artisan vendors and makers from the Health & Wellness space to specialty food and homewares.
Register today for this incredible showcase of up-and-coming entrepreneurs in Niagara and be sure to check out the pitch competition for great cash prizes!
Check out the website for full information or visit Eventbrite to reserve your spot today.
Photo by Spark Niagara
St. Catharines’ Indie Music Festival Returns: CICADA Music & Arts Festival
Niagara’s homegrown indie music festival and highly anticipated annual tradition proudly returns to Henley Island in St. Catharines after a 3-year hiatus.
Headlined by The Strumbellas and Tokyo Police Club, the festival features local acts and artisans that celebrate the community, live music, and the variety of wine, beer, and culinary creations that the region is recognized for. This all-inclusive festival aims to welcome everyone and bring people together. 
The 2022 Festival will help to support The Pathstone Foundation at Pathstone Mental Health.
Tickets for General Admission can still be purchased for $60.00 online here and the festival will run from 11:30 AM to 11:00 PM.
Check out the amazing lineup of musical acts and see which local vendors will be in attendance by visiting
Photos by Cicada Music & Arts Festival
Seasonal Fall Activities in Niagara:
The start of October means changing leaves, cooler temperatures, and a variety of seasonal events. Below are a handful of exciting events happening in and around the Niagara Region.
The 48th Annual Ball’s Falls Thanksgiving FestivalOctober 7 – 10, 2022Ball’s Falls Conservation Area
Brought to you by the NPCA, the 48th Annual Festival is back from October 7-10! There will be over 150 in-person artisan vendors, craft beverages and wines, a farmer’s market where you can shop local, delicious food, great live music, and entertainment for the whole family. Historical demonstrations, heritage tours, and a variety of nature hikes are also available. The open-air festival now offers discounted rates to seniors all weekend long.
Tickets can be purchased online here.
Photo by Thanksgiving Festival
Boo at the ZooOctober 7 – 10, 2022Safari Niagara
Trick or treating is back at this family-friendly event! Safari Niagara hosts it’s annual BOO at the ZOO event with local vendors, exhibits for the whole family, fun activities, costume contests and more. There are great prizes to be won too. Tickets can be purchased online and children under 12 with a costume get in FREE!
Click here for more information.
Photo by Safari Niagara
Vintage Harvest Dinner at Redstone WineryOctober 14, 2022Redstone Winery
This one’s for wine and food enthusiasts! Redstone and Tawse Winemaker Jess Otting pairs specially selected back vintage wines to pair with a four-course dinner. Two wine pairings are provided per course. Celebrate the harvest at communal tables and give thanks with friends new and old.
Tickets can be purchased here.
Photo by Redstone Winery
Halloween Drag NightOctober 28, 2022London Born Wine Co.
Presented by Doll Haus Events and London Born Winery is a night of performances and entertainment! Hosted by Calypso Cosmic and Karma Kameleon with Charlize Angel and Ricky Manio. Wine is available for purchase and attendees are asked to call ahead for food reservations.
Tickets can be purchased here.