Wednesday May 1st, 2019
Time: 8 PM. Cost: $30 Location: First Ontario Performing Arts Centre, 250 St Paul St, St. Catharines, ON L2R 3M2. The Garden City Comedy Festival Gala Night returns to the FirstOntario Performing Arts Centre for an evening of world class laughs. Headlining this year’s Gala will be award winning entertainer DeAnne Smith. Hosted by Niagara's own Mark Matthews. https://firstontariopac.ca/
Thursday May 2nd, 2019
Time: 7:30pm. Location: Partridge Hall, First Ontario Performing Arts Centre, 250 St Paul St, St. Catharines, ON L2R 3M2. In this concert, the Art of Time Ensemble performs the words and music of Steve Earle. The concert highlights Earle's brilliant storytelling and presents his songs in original arrangements that honour and celebrate his music. https://firstontariopac.ca/
Friday May 3rd - Sunday May 5th
Time: 11am - 5pm, also on May 10-12th, 17-19th, 24-26th, 2019. Cost: Touring Pass $55, Location: Niagara on the Lake member wineries. Sip & Sizzle feautres over 20 wineries in Niagara-on-the-Lake, each offering a unique grilled food and VQA wine pairing. It’s fun, relaxing, and a great way to discover the wines of Niagara. http://wineriesofniagaraonthelake.com/event/sip-and-sizzle/
Saturday May 4th - Monday June 3rd, 2019
Time: 9:30am - 5pm Cost: $7 adult, $4 child. Location: Floral Showhouse, 7145 Niagara Pkwy, Niagara Falls, ON L2E 6X8. Enjoy gigantic spheres of spring colour in a spectacular display of blues, pinks and white. https://www.niagaraparks.com/events/event/annual-hydrangea-display/
Begins Sunday May 5th, 2019
Cost: $28+, Location: Shaw Festival Theatre, 10 Queen's Parade, Niagara-on-the-Lake, ON L0S 1J0.
Boy meets girl — in an enchanted Scottish village. A sweep-you-off-your-feet musical spectacle. https://www.shawfest.com
Sunday May 12th, 2019
Time: 3pm Cost: $28.25, Location: Fallsview Casino, 6380 Fallsview Blvd, Niagara Falls, Ontario L2G 7X5. Shake, rattle and roll with Rock Around The Clock, featuring a non-stop hit parade of rock ‘n’ roll classics! This full-scale production celebrates the music made famous by Buddy Holly, Elvis Presley, Jerry Lee Lewis, Little Richard and many more. https://www.fallsviewcasinoresort.com/entertainment/event/rock-around-the-clock
Sunday May 12th, 2019
Time: 2pm - 4pm, Cost: $23+ Location: Stratus Vineyards, 2059 Niagara Stone Road, Niagara-On-The-Lake, Ontario L0S 1J0. The New Gen project pairs two of Canada's rising classical musicians with veteran artist James Parker in a concert of solo and chamber works. http://www.bravoniagara.org/jamieparker-newgen
Monday May 13th, 2019
Time: 7:00pm-9:30pm, Cost: $39 Location: * All performances will be on a Steinway Grand piano at the same surprise location ' Shady Acres' in St. Catharines. The location will be revealed once you have purchased your ticket.
IN YOUR OWN BACKYARD’ TWILIGHT PIANO JAZZ SERIES: 2ND EDITION – PART FOUR
Featuring Doug Mundy: A Tribute to Thelonious Monk. Website: https://niagarajazzfestival.com
Saturday May 19th, 2019
Fort George is filled with pomp and circumstance as War of 1812 Re-enactors show what life was like here in the colonies for the “upper class”. Beautiful uniforms and décor will adorn the Officers’ Quarters with demonstrations happening throughout the day.
Sunday May 19th, 2019
Time: 2:30pm - 5pm, Cost: $72, Location: FirstOntario Performing Arts Centre
250 St. Paul Street, St. Catharines L2R 3M2.
Dizzying plot twists, wildly improbable characters, vocal fireworks, gripping melodrama and hilarious comedy – that’s opera, Italian style! www.niagarasymphony.com
Wednesday May 22, 2019
Time: 8:30pm, Cost: $169+ Location: Fallsview Casino, 6380 Fallsview Blvd, Niagara Falls, Ontario L2G 7X5 Known as the King of Latin Pop, Enrique Iglesias will heat up the stage with an energetic performance of his hit songs such as Bailamos, Rhythm Divine, I Like It, Tonight and Subeme La Radio. https://www.fallsviewcasinoresort.com/entertainment/event/enrique-iglesias