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Remembrance Day in Niagara Region
On November 11, we remember all those who have given their lives to serve our country. We’ve compiled a list of local ceremonies taking place across the Niagara Region to pay tribute to those men and women who fought for our values and freedoms.
Grimsby Cenotaph – Grimsby Museum
6 Murray St.
Royal Canadian Legion – Grimsby Branch 127
Friday, Nov. 11 at 10:30 a.m.
Lincoln Cenotaph – Jordan Lion’s Park 
2769 Fourth Ave., Jordan Station
Royal Canadian Legion – Beamsville Branch 612
Wednesday, Nov. 9 at 11 a.m.
Lincoln Cenotaph – Jacob Beam School
4300 William St., Beamsville
Royal Canadian Legion – Beamsville Branch 612
Friday, Nov. 11 at 11 a.m.
Pelham Veterans Park
141 Hwy. 20 E, Fonthill 
Royal Canadian Legion – Branch 613
Friday, Nov. 11 at 10:45 a.m.
Port Colborne Cenotaph – H.H. Knoll Lakeview Park
160 Sugarloaf St. 
Royal Canadian Legion – Port Colborne Branch 56
Friday, Nov. 11 at 10:30 a.m.
Port Colborne Cenotaph – Cedar Bay Centennial Park
2767 Vimy Rd.
St. John’s Lutheran Church
Friday, Nov. 11 at 11 a.m.
Wainfleet Cenotaph
Corner of Park Street and Sugarloaf Street
Friday, Nov. 11 at 10:45 a.m.
In Flanders fields the poppies blow…
Source: Niagara Region
Celebrate the Holidays: Santa Claus is Comin’ to Town!
During the month of November, spread some holiday cheer by taking part in the festivities! All around the Niagara Region, there are parades taking place for the whole family to meet the famous Santa Claus!

Niagara Falls Santa Claus ParadeNovember 12, 2022Downtown Niagara Falls
Starting at 4 pm at Victoria Ave. and Armoury Street, the 2022 Santa Claus Parade will make its way toward City Hall with a tree lighting ceremony at 5:45 pm. Featuring different floats, local dignitaries, and special visits from Mr. and Mrs. Claus along with the Grinch, Olaf, Mickey, and more!  Photo by Downtown Niagara Falls

Fort Erie Santa Claus ParadeNovember 19, 2022Bridgeburg District, Fort Erie 
Starting at 5 pm from Gilmore to Central Avenue, the annual Fort Erie Parade will spread holiday cheer to locals! Photo by Bridgeburg Historic District

Thorold Santa Claus ParadeNovember 26, 2022Downtown Thorold 
The 30th annual Santa Claus Parade begins at 4 pm at the intersection of Collier Road and Sullivan Avenue. With special guests Mr. and Mrs. Claus and their friends Elsa, Mirabel & Bruno from Disney’s Frozen and Encanto!  Photo by City of Thorold

Welland Santa Claus ParadeNovember 26, 2022Welland Civic Square 
In partnership with the Downtown Welland BIA, the Santa Claus Parade and Tree Lighting Ceremony will take place starting at 4 pm. There will be fun for the whole family including entertainment, kids’ crafts, photo ops, holiday caroling, and more! Photo by Downtown Welland BIA
What’s Happening in Niagara: Here are a few of our featured events for the month of November:

Niagara Falls Christmas MarketNovember 12 – December 18, 20224605 Queen Street, Niagara Falls 
Bigger and better for 2022 is the Niagara Falls Christmas Market! With plenty of vendors to shop from, live music, and photos with Santa, there are also interactive light displays and glow swings for that perfect photo-op, food trucks, and tons more Christmas magic. For market hours, list of vendors, and more information, visit the website here. Photo by Downtown Niagara Falls

2022 Women in Business AwardsNovember 18, 2022Club Italia, Niagara Falls 
The WIBA celebrates and recognizes the incredible leadership and successes of women in our business community. Presented by the Greater Niagara Chamber of Commerce, women from a variety of different industries will be awarded for their impact in business, politics and community. Tickets can be purchased here. Photo by Greater Niagara Chamber of Commerce

Holiday High Tee: A Special Afternoon Tea in Rockway StyleNovember 27, 2022Rockway Vineyards, St. Catharines 
Celebrate the holidays with a special holiday-themed afternoon tea. With dainty sandwiches, scones, and a variety of seasonal desserts, guests can enjoy a relaxing tea or coffee and top off their meal with a warm holiday cocktail made specially with Rockway’s Vidal Icewine. For more details and to purchase tickets, visit their website here. Photo by Rockway Vineyards