Niagara Falls Fireworks & Illumination Schedule

From day to night, see Niagara Falls come alive with seasonal fireworks and a colorful illuminations display year-round.

2020 NIAGARA FALLS FIREWORKS SCHEDULE

There are no fireworks performances scheduled at this time.

2020 NIAGARA FALLS ILLUMINATION SCHEDULE

Every evening beginning at dusk, Niagara Falls is illuminated in an array of colors. Recently, the Niagara Falls Illumination Board launched an ambitious project to replace Xenon lights with new LED technology, increasing both the display’s brightness and energy efficiency. Please note, all illumination times are approximate and subject to change according to light conditions.

  ON OFF
January 1 – 31 5:00 p.m. 1:00 a.m.
February 1 – March 11 5:30 p.m. 1:00 a.m.
March 12 – 18 7:30 p.m. 1:00 a.m.
March 19 – 31 7:30 p.m. 2:00 a.m.
April 1 – May 14 8:00 p.m. 2:00 a.m.
May 15 – 31 8:30 p.m.   2:00 a.m.
June 1 – July 31 8:30 p.m.   2:00 a.m.
August 1 – 15 8:00 p.m.   2:00 a.m.
August 16 – 31 7:30 p.m.   2:00 a.m.
September 1 – 19 7:00 p.m.   2:00 a.m.
September 20 – 30 6:30 p.m.   2:00 a.m.
October 1 – 15 6:15 p.m.   2:00 a.m.
October 16 – October 31 6:00 p.m.   2:00 a.m.
November 1 – December 31 4:30 p.m.   2:00 a.m.

SPECIAL NIAGARA FALLS ILLUMINATION CALENDAR 2020

The Niagara Falls Illumination Board offers special color illuminations for charitable and not-for-profit organizations only; all requests must be submitted online.

DATE TIME EVENT COLORS
Ongoing 8:30 p.m., 9:30 p.m., 10:30 p.m., 11:30 p.m. For hope for COVID-19 Yellow
September 17, 2020 10 – 10:15 p.m. Prostate Cancer Awareness Month Blue
September 22, 2020 At the 1/2 hour throughout the evening from 7:30 p.m. until 12:30 a.m. Red Alert Day of Action to recognize the Live Events and Theatre Industry Red
September 22, 2020 10 – 10:15 p.m. Day of Visibility for the Live Event Community Red
September 23, 2020 10 – 10:15 p.m. Orange Shirt Day Orange
September 24, 2020 10 – 10:15 p.m. National Hispanic Heritage Month in WNY Red, Orange, Green
September 25, 2020 10 – 10:15 p.m. Big Brothers Big Sisters Day Teal
September 26, 2020 10 – 10:15 p.m. Pulmonary Fibrosis Awareness Month - Hope Breathes Here Campaign Red, Blue
September 27, 2020 10 – 10:15 p.m. TVO 50th Anniversary Red, Blue, White
September 28, 2020 10 – 10:15 p.m. International FASD Awareness Month Red
September 29, 2020 10 – 10:15 p.m. Neonatal Intensive Care Awareness Day Green
September 30, 2020 10 – 10:15 p.m. International Recovery Day & Chiari Malformation Awareness Month Purple

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