THINGS TO DO
Visit Niagara-on-the-Lake Chamber of Commerce
for what is on in the area during your stay.
Places to visit include:
Wineries of Niagara on the Lake (25+), Breweries (3) and Distilleries (2)
Niagara on the Lake Golf Course - open to non-members with patio dining
Fort George Historic Site, Museum, Art Galleries and Parks
Shaw Festival Theatre May - October
Lakefront; Queens Royal Park 2 mins North on King St. with walks
Summertime Kayak and Paddle Board rentals with instruction
Tennis courts, outdoor swimming pool and splash pad, playparks
Bike and Pedalpub rental and tours
St Andrew Presbyterian Church
St Mark's Historial Anglican Church
St Vincent de Paul Roman Catholic Church
Niagara Falls is just a 20-minute drive along the beautiful Niagara River Parkway.
Fireworks at dusk on selected days weekly
In town, you can find the paid parking, located on the main Queen St and on one street in each direction of Queen St.
If you park 2 streets from Queen St parking is free.
Boutique clothes and shoe shops on Queen Street
Supermarket and LCBO
Simpson pharmacy (King St), Bank machine (Queen St)
Summer season only.
Every Wednesday night at Garrison Village Dr, NOTL,
you can have a chance to try delicious food from 20 vendors, wine, beer and enjoy great live music.
Covid precautions: recommend pre-booking
Most of the Wineries of Niagara-on-the-Lake offer winery tours and experiences all year long. Some wineries also arrange private or group tours by appointment.
Please keep in mind that many wineries require reservations for their tours and/or tasting experiences, so please be sure to book in advance.
"Grape Escape Wine Tours" has a variety of tours, excellent service and a good atmosphere.
Recommended local wineries, Bella Terra, Reif, Between the Lines, Marynissen, Ravine, Jackson Triggs
Kayaks & Paddleboard Rentals
Open daily in the summer:
Two hours paddle out at sunrise to take in the dramatic views of the Niagara River.
You can rent a single or tandem kayak or paddleboard
"Jet Boat Niagara"
Premier Family Adventure since 1992.
You can experience the Wet Jet Tour or Jet Dome Tour
From April to October
Zoom Leisure Bikes
Discover Niagara from the seat of a bike! All rentals include high-quality Trek and Electric Bikes, locks, helmets & maps.
ESkook - Skooter Rental
Quiet scarce in town
call 905-468-2661 or UBER
Recommend booking in advance.
Check upcoming events in Niagara-on-the-Lake
FAVOURITES TO EAT & DRINK
Irish Harp - homestyle pub menu, reasonable prices, Celtic music (King St)
Garrison House - a firm favourite with locals, craft beers, a small menu, great food & atmosphere. No reservation is required. (HW 55) opposite Jackson Triggs,
Ruffino's Italian Restaurant - Authentic Italian style with wood-fired pizza oven (intersection of Mary/Hw55)
Bistro 61 - casual dining, great pizza (Queen St)
Treadwell Cuisine - upscale-casual Canadian fine dining with patio, advance reservation recommended (Queen St)
Pillar & Post - poolside & cozy lounge & restaurant (5 min walk on King St)
Willow Cakes - European style pastries, cakes & bread - sit in or to go (intersection of Mary St & HW 55)
Niagara-on-the-Lake Golf Club -restaurant & casual patio dining with breathtaking views.
The Old Winery Restaurant - Mediterranean Cuisine - inc. seafood & pizza, casual atmosphere. (Niagara Stone Rd)
Niagara's Finest Thai - traditional Thai food (Picton St)
Masaki Sushi - authentic modern Japanese cuisine (Picton St)
Angel Inn - historic British Pub, live bands Thursday - Saturday (Market Square)
The Exchange Brewery - elegant craft brewery with patio dining. Sushi on Sundays (Queen St)
Silversmith Brewery - in nearby Virgil, converted church serves local cider and great snacks (HW 55)