Jingle Falls USA

Celebrate the winter season and participate in a variety of holiday activities in downtown Niagara Falls, NY.

Family viewing Falls from decks

Jingle Falls USA will take place on three consecutive Saturdays this winter: November 26, December 3 and December 10, 2022. There will be a variety of holiday events and activities on Old Falls Street in Niagara Falls, NY and the surrounding area on all three dates.

Free parking is available in the downtown corridor on Jingle Falls USA dates only, compliments of Niagara Falls State Park and the City of Niagara Falls. Locations include Niagara Falls State Park lots, surface lots, street parking, and Rainbow Ramp.

The Niagara Scenic Trolley will operate on each Jingle Falls USA date from 10:30 a.m. until 2:00 p.m., with a pick-up at Old Falls Street and Rainbow Boulevard. Compliments of Niagara Falls State Park.

Stay the night! Spend the night (or the weekend) at the Sheraton Niagara Falls, where you can enjoy exclusive holiday packages that include a variety of festivities in conjunction with Jingle Falls USA. For a full list of accommodations in the area, click here


2022 Jingle Falls USA Activities

All event times and performances are subject to change. Some registration and fees apply.

Saturday, December 3, 2022

  • 11am-7pm. Gingerbread Wonderland at the Niagara Falls Culinary Institute
    Niagara Falls Culinary Institute, 28 Old Falls Street, Niagara Falls, NY 14303
    Enjoy life-sized gingerbread displays, live music, face painting, crafts and more. View the full schedule here.

  • 11:30am-2:30pm. Holiday Happenings at Niagara Falls State Park
    Cave of the Winds Pavilion, Niagara Falls State Park, Niagara Falls, NY 14303
    Stop by the Cave of the Winds Pavilion for a variety of festive fun, including kid friendly crafts, card making and meet and greets with Santa. 

  • 12-4pm. Holiday Music from Eddie’s Band Organ on Old Falls Street
    Old Falls Street USA, Niagara Falls, NY 14303
    Enjoy live holiday music from a beautiful 78-key, 165-scale band organ.

  • 12-7pm. Holiday Activities on Old Falls Street
    Old Falls Street USA, Niagara Falls, NY 14303
    Food, fire pits, holiday music, photo opportunities, outdoor games, giant snow globe, and more.

  • 1-2pm. Winter Wonderland Walk at Niagara Falls State Park
    Niagara Falls State Park, Niagara Falls, NY 14303
    Join a park naturalist on a guided hike and discover the winter wonderland that Niagara Falls becomes in the winter months. Pre-registration encouraged via phone: 716-282-5154. 

  • 1-4pm. Santa Appearance on Old Falls Street
    Old Falls Street USA, Niagara Falls, NY 14303
    Meet Santa Claus and take a photo with him with some of the holiday décor on Old Falls Street.

  • 1-4pm. Horse and Carriage Rides on Old Falls Street
    Old Falls Street USA, Niagara Falls, NY 14303
    Take a complimentary horse and carriage ride; seats 6 people per ride.

  • 1-6pm. Petting Zoo on Old Falls Street
    Old Falls Street USA, Niagara Falls, NY 14303
    Pet a variety of animals including Jacob sheep, miniature goats, miniature cows, alpacas, bunnies, and silky chickens.

  • 1-6pm. Christmas Workshop Paintball Gallery on Old Falls Street
    Old Falls Street USA, Niagara Falls, NY 14303
    Help paint the toys in Santa's workshop using paintballs. 

  • 4-6pm. Victorian Christmas Carolers on Old Falls Street
    Old Falls Street USA, Niagara Falls, NY 14303
    Enjoy live holiday music performed by a trio of carolers in festive costumes.

  • 4-6pm. The Grinch & Elf on Old Falls Street
    Old Falls Street USA, Niagara Falls, NY 14303
    Meet The Grinch and one of Santa's elves on Old Falls Street.

Saturday, December 10, 2022

  • 9am. Santa Dash 5k in downtown Niagara Falls
    Sheraton Niagara Falls, 300 3rd St., Niagara Falls, NY 14303
    Participate in the Santa Dash 5k in downtown Niagara Falls! Find more information and register for the race here. Other activities include face painting, crafts, snacks and a basket auction. 

  • 11am-7pm. Gingerbread Wonderland at the Niagara Falls Culinary Institute
    Niagara Falls Culinary Institute, 28 Old Falls Street, Niagara Falls, NY 14303
    Enjoy life-sized gingerbread displays, live music, face painting, crafts and more. View the full schedule here.

  • 11:30am- 2:30pm. Holiday Happenings at Niagara Falls State Park
    Cave of the Winds Pavilion, Niagara Falls State Park, Niagara Falls, NY 14303
    Stop by the Cave of the Winds Pavilion for a variety of festive fun, including kid friendly crafts, card making and meet and greets with Santa. 

  • 12-4pm. Holiday Music from Eddie’s Band Organ on Old Falls Street
    Old Falls Street USA, Niagara Falls, NY 14303
    Enjoy live holiday music from a beautiful 78-key, 165-scale band organ.

  • 12-4pm. Meet and Greet with Siberian Husky Club of the Niagara Frontier on Old Falls Street
    Old Falls Street USA, Niagara Falls, NY 14303
    Meet Siberian huskies on Old Falls Street.

  • 12-4pm. Bayside Alpaca Ranch on Old Falls Street
    Old Falls Street USA, Niagara Falls, NY 14303
    Pet alpacas on Old Falls Street.

  • 12-7pm. Holiday Activities on Old Falls Street
    Old Falls Street USA, Niagara Falls, NY 14303
    Food, fire pits, holiday music, photo opportunities, outdoor games, giant snow globe, and more.

  • 1-2pm. Winter Wonderland Walk at Niagara Falls State Park
    Niagara Falls State Park, Niagara Falls, NY 14303
    Join a park naturalist on a guided hike and discover the winter wonderland that Niagara Falls becomes in the winter months. Pre-registration encouraged via phone: 716-282-5154. 

  • 1-4pm. Santa Appearance on Old Falls Street
    Old Falls Street USA, Niagara Falls, NY 14303
    Meet Santa Claus and take a photo with him with some of the holiday décor on Old Falls Street.

  • 1-6pm. Horse and Carriage Rides on Old Falls Street
    Old Falls Street USA, Niagara Falls, NY 14303
    Take a complimentary horse and carriage ride; seats 8 people per ride.

  • 1-7pm. Candy Cane Express on Old Falls Street
    Old Falls Street USA, Niagara Falls, NY 14303
    Take a complimentary holiday train ride; seats 18 people.

  • 2-6pm. Live Reindeer on Old Falls Street
    Old Falls Street USA, Niagara Falls, NY 14303
    See Santa's reindeer on Old Falls Street.

  • 4-10pm. SantaCon Bar Crawl in Downtown Niagara Falls
    Downtown Niagara Falls, NY 14303
    Enjoy drink specials at the following participating bars: The Gallery Bar at The Hyatt Place, Anchor Bar Niagara Falls, Seva Tapas Bar & Lounge, Rainforest Cafe (Sheraton Niagara Falls), The GoldBar and Wine on Third! Must be 21+. Free Discover Niagara Shuttle, courtesy of the Niagara Falls National Heritage Area, and official Santa Con t-shirt included with ticket. Purchase pre-sale tickets here!

Browse a complete list of holiday activities in Niagara Falls USA here.

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