Planning a trip to Niagara Falls in Canada is incredibly exciting and perfect for those on a US & North America road trip – not only do you have jam-packed days filled with sight-seeing, boat tours, bike rides, a visit to all three falls, a journey behind the falls or even a helicopter ride. With all this going on, you probably haven’t even thought about what to do there at night. Let’s explore the possibilities…

You might be forgiven for thinking that at night things quieten down at the Falls, so you many tourists are surprised to hear that at night, Niagara Falls comes alive with a whole host of incredible attractions, clubs, bars and things to do. You may find that your night-time itinerary is just as busy as your daytime one!

Read on for 5 things to do at Niagara Falls at night.

Looking for a hotel for your visit? Check out Marriott on the Falls to experience some of the best rooms and views of the falls during your visit.

Check out the illuminations

The falls look incredible during the day, that much is obvious. But at night, they take on a whole new look. Huge coloured lights illuminate the falls from below, transforming the falls into a beautiful kaleidoscope of colour and beauty. Don’t forget your camera, you’re going to want to put this one on Instagram.

Enjoy some fireworks

Everyone loves fireworks and through the summer until autumn you can witness over 100 firework displays around the falls. It’s the perfect way to end a great day at Niagara Falls, or if possible, watch them from the comfort of your hotel room.

Try your luck

Done with all the views and sightseeing? If you fancy trying your luck whilst you’re travelling then you can head down to Seneca Niagara Resort and Casino. If you love Las Vegas or have always wanted to see what all the fuss is about, now is your chance to experience a high-end Casino without heading to the other side of the country.

Dine out, again and again

This incredible region has something for everyone. Even it’s culinary trail has food that everyone can try, taste and enjoy time and time again. Whether you want to dine out with romance in mind, enjoy something fun and family-friendly with the kids or grab a bite to eat between bars, you’ll be spoilt for choice.

Hit the dance floor

The region has plenty of night clubs and bars where you can enjoy a drink, soak up the atmosphere and hit the dance floor. Dance clubs are hugely popular in this region!