Here are some of our favorite things to do in Niagara Falls during the spring!
Niagara Falls is a great place to visit in the spring time, when the weather starts to warm up again and many attractions and tours re-open for the season. Many people enjoy visiting Niagara Falls at this time of year because it is less crowded than it is during peak season in the summer, while still offering many fun things to do.
Fun Activities in Niagara Falls During the Spring
#1. Niagara Falls Scenic Tour
The Niagara Falls Scenic Tour is a 6-hour adventure that’ll show you everything the breathtaking natural landmark has to offer. It is hosted by Magnificent Tours and remains one of the most popular things to do in the area. The tour re-opens in the spring time and offers half-priced tickets for kids. You’ll visit six famous stops at Niagara Falls, including a chance to get up close and personal with the Falls. Feel the water mist against your skin from behind the Falls via Journey Behind the Falls, a remarkable tunnel located behind the Canadian Horseshoe Falls that’ll give you a stunning view of the Falls from a unique perspective.
The tour also includes the White Water Walk, a boardwalk that stretches across the white waters of the Niagara River rapids. You’ll also have a chance to see Niagara’s Fury, a wonderous experience fueled by technology that’ll let you experience Niagara Falls like never before.
Lastly, the tour takes you to Souvenir City where you can shop gifts and watch artisans practicing their craft. Don’t forget to pick up some delicious fudge made on site. For the final stop, the tour takes you to the Floral Clock, here you’ll get to see 16,000 carpet bedding plants – a must-see attraction in the spring time.
#2. Comic Con at Niagara Falls
Thousands of comic book vendors, fans and even some celebrities all come together to celebrate Comic Con at Niagara Falls in the spring. Dress up as your favorite character and get ready to geek out!
#3. A Taste of Niagara on the Lake
Do you love food as much as you love naturally beautiful scenery? Then spring is a great time to visit because you can enjoy A Taste of Niagara on the Lake! A collection of Niagara Falls restaurants all get together to offer some of their best dishes featuring locally grown produce. Dig in to gourmet food paired with local wines after a long day touring Niagara Falls.
#4. Niagara Folk Arts Festival
Throughout the month of May, you can experience the Niagara Folk Arts Festival. You’ll find a plethora of authentic artwork all in one place – from live performances to paintings and Canadian foods, there’s so much to see and do here. Plus, it’ll give you a chance to experience the culture of Niagara Falls.
#5. The Elvis Festival
Are you a fan of Elvis Presley? If yes, you need to attend the Niagara Falls Evils Festival. It takes place in late-April and includes a unique Elvis competition like nothing else out there! There are headliner shows, meals, after parties and competitions that all revolve around the musical legend.
#6. Camp at Campark!
Spring time is the perfect season to get outdoors and camp – either in an RV, tent, or cabin. Campark is full of lovely campsites and a never-ending list of fun activities for the entire family to partake in. We are located just minutes from Niagara Falls, offering the best of both worlds – the lively fun that surrounds the Falls paired with the peaceful tranquility of our serene campgrounds. Learn more