Upcoming Events

Be a witness to history! Join the Friends of Fort George and Parks Canada for special events that celebrate the history of Niagara. New events are listed frequently throughout the year, so be sure to check back often. You can also stay up to date about events by joining us on Facebook and Twitter.

For more information about any of these events, please contact us.



Fort George Garrison Christmas

Garrison Christmas event poster

December 13 - 14, 2014

Fort George will be the site of a family holiday event that will include activities, crafts and games for all to enjoy! Hot beverages and treats, as well as scheduled musket demonstrations will be provided. General admission rates apply.

Call Parks Canada at 905-468-6614 for more information.

 

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New Year's Day Levee

New Year's Day Levee event poster

January 1, 2015

Join the Friends of Fort George and Parks Canada as we ring in the New Year at Navy Hall! Levee celebrations start at 3:00 p.m., and include toasts, music by the 41st Regiment Fife and Drum Corps, and a cannon firing to welcome the New Year.

Call the Friends of Fort George at 905-468-6621 for more information.

 

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Ratification of the Treaty of Ghent

Treaty of Ghent event poster

February 17, 2015

Join us for the final event of the bicentennial of the War of 1812! The Friends of Fort George, in partnership with Parks Canada, the Town of Niagara-on-the-Lake, the Region of Niagara, St. Mark's Church and the Niagara-on-the-Lake Bicentennial Committee, will commemorate the ratification of the Treaty of Ghent and 200 years of peace. Join us for an international, ecumenical service at St. Mark's Church, followed by a re-enactment of the signing of the Treaty and a reception at the Courthouse in Niagara-on-the-Lake.

Call the Friends of Fort George at 905-468-6621 for more information.

 

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Special Jane Austen Lecture with Dr. Barbara Seeber

May 26, 2015

Join Dr. Barbara Seeber from Brock University, as she discusses Jane Austen's beloved Emma, to commemorate its 200th anniversary! After the presentation there will be tea and treats available. The Lecture will take place at 7:00 pm at Navy Hall on May 26th, 2015. Space is limited, so call the Friends of Fort George to book your spot today.

Cost: $10.00 for members and $15.00 for non-members.

Call the Friends of Fort George at 905-468-6621 for more information.

 

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Top photo courtesy of Tony Chisholm.

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